How to use Notch in a sentence
The thread was secured by a spiral notch in the stick.
He'd recently employed a deputy who was doing a top notch job.
It's a top notch hospital.
My security system is top notch though I've had little need to utilize it.
The ' love triangle ' is taken up a notch.Advertisement
Step it up a notch and wear a nice shirt and pair of wrinkle-free slacks.
Have your tried dialing up one notch on the bark collar?
Martha turned the openness up a notch.
Brady felt his control slip a notch.
Darian asked, his anger rising another notch at the thought of Jenn with the Original Vamp.Advertisement
There is no notch between the flukes, as in other whales, but the hinder part of the tail is rounded.
Even better, take it up a notch by choosing polarized lenses.
Adding flames to this simple design takes the whole design up a notch!
The latest award as most desirable woman is just the latest notch in her belt.
Leather pants take the sex appeal factor up a notch.Advertisement
Notch Reform, which affects older seniors often called Notch babies.
We have absolutely top notch legal representation.
Pandora Tomorrow's graphics moves up a notch from its predecessor.
Customizing your Sims themselves has also been kicked up a notch.
There is a notch that allows the can opener to attach to the lid.Advertisement
And, of course, they make more than just top notch watches.
It will be located at the notch in the steam pocket.
There was firmness in his tone that threatened to pull her happiness down a notch.
The tension in the room ratcheted up a notch.
She recalled what sent her outside the castle, and her anger at Kris ratcheted up another notch.Advertisement
Ph.N.,as itself, which communicates with the pharyngeal notch.
Large quantities of turpentine are extracted from this pine in Sweden and Russia by removing a strip of bark, terminating below in a deep notch cut in the wood, into which the turpentine runs, and from which it is scooped as it accumulates; but the product is not equal to that of the silver fir and other species.
For many years I have used a piece of wood with a notch in the end to hold the arbor onto the runner.
The flukes are broad, do not have a median notch, and have concave trailing edges.
You could get some top notch entertainment, receive or buy something beautiful or luxurious, buy some new duds.Advertisement
The pectoral fins are short and the tail fluke has a pronounced notch.
The food isn't exactly top notch but this Italian is really friendly, noisy and works as a good icebreaker.
The prawns could have been bigger but the bed of fried noodles was top notch.
It does not provide access to the bone above the sciatic notch.
Delivery service is also top notch, please pass on my regards.Advertisement
When wearing such a simple outfit, use your shoes, handbags and accessories to kick your style up a notch.
It is through this passage, or indirectly through the pores of the gill-plates, that the water introduced into the lower subpallial space must pass on its way to the excurrent siphonal notch.
While discussing noses, he says that those with thick bulbous ends belong to persons who are insensitive, swinish; sharp-tipped belong to the irascible, those easily provoked, like dogs; rounded, large, obtuse noses to the magnanimous, the lion-like; slender hooked noses to the eagle-like, the noble but grasping; round-tipped retrousse noses to the luxurious, like barndoor fowl; noses with a very slight notch at the root belong to the impudent, the crow-like; while snub noses belong to persons of luxurious habits, whom he compares to deer; open nostrils are signs of passion, &c.
He's a real in-your-face prick with an attitude that got him tossed off the force in New York, but he's a top notch investigator.
This Notch fragment is translocated to the nucleus where it interacts with DNA-binding proteins, and together they act as transcriptional activators.Advertisement
The food is top notch, with exquisite treats like Bayonne ham and figs or poached cod with saffron and chili.
Arsenal broke away to notch their fourth six minutes later before Murtagh cut the deficit back to two with a superb far-post header.
Tail flukes are pointed at the tips with a concave trailing edge and a deep median notch.
In the mechanical testing of steel it is the unit used in the Charpy v notch impact test.
Sammy tells me that Ronnie is also a top notch banjo picker (currently with Lynn Morris) and an accomplished mandolinist.Advertisement
I ground a notch in the side of an old sturdy flat bladed screwdriver; don't even bother without it!
Radii a multiple of four, with radial gastric pouches bifurcated or subdivided; the tentacles are implanted in the notch between the two subdivisions of each (primary) gastric pouch, hence the (secondary) gastric pouches appear to be " internemal " in position, i.e.
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A probe (g) is introduced through this slit-like passage, and it is seen to pass out by the excurrent siphonal notch.
The stock is headed off by an oblique transverse cut as shown at a, a slice is then pared off the side as at b, and on the face of this a tongue or notch is made, the cut being in a downward direction; the scion c is pared off in a similar way by a single clean sharp cut, and this is notched or tongued in the opposite direction as the figure indicates; the two are then fitted together as shown at d, so that the inner bark of each may come in contact at least on one side, and then tied round with damp soft bast as at e; next some grafting clay is taken on the forefinger and pushed down on each side so as to fill out the space between the top of the stock and the graft, and a portion is also rubbed over the ligatures on the side where the graft is placed, a handful of the clay is then taken, flattened out, and rolled closely round the whole point of junction, being finished off to a tapering form both above and below, as shown by the dotted line f.Advertisement
In an attempt to make a spark gap quench at the first primary notch, several small gaps can be placed in series.
Saying that the gfx in games like raven shield are top notch and that sorta runs... sort of.
I ground a notch in the side of an old sturdy flat bladed screwdriver; do n't even bother without it !
Keeping the needle horizontal, advance posterior to the clavicle aiming for the sternal notch.
The chorus took the song up a notch moving from a reggae riff to a thicker strumming pattern.
The challenge is to obtain stable fixation of the ulna without violating the trochlear notch with screws.
Once your baby becomes more mobile, however, you'll need to lower your crib a notch or two.
Whether you'd like to put a fresh spin on an old standby or ramp it up a notch with something completely new, the decorating market likely has everything you'll need.
What this means is that if you have a computer with only 128 MB of memory, you'll need two 128 MB SIMMs to kick it up a notch to 256 MB.
A cattery may present well in a top notch website, but you can't be sure of what you're getting or who you're dealing with unless you visit the breeder in person.
Serving Champagne is a tradition on New Years Eve, but why not take it up a notch and create cocktails featuring this bubbly beverage.
We're running down a list of our favorite home décor catalogs to help you separate the top notch home decorating bibles from the recycling bin bound waste of time books.
Considered to be the absolute best in the mineral industry, the key to this company's success is top notch quality and consistency.
The formulas are usually top notch, the eye shadows long lasting and the lip colors extremely pretty.
Subtle shadow is appropriate for daytime wear at work or school, while you can take it up a notch for a night on the town.
Those with medium or olive skintones and dark hair cantugrn the drama up a notch with shades such as copper and rose to enhance their blue-green color.
The collections on the site are all top notch and often by well known designers.
You'll stand out on your wedding day regardless, but these dresses are meant to look like pieces of art, so they can help you take it up a notch.
A few carefully chosen Christmas cake decorations can dial any holiday treat up a notch and enhance its razzle-dazzle factor.
Even though the kennel may be top notch, these pets can become a nervous wreck in this busy type of environment.
You can adjust the amount of shock your dog receives by starting on the lowest setting, and only moving up one notch until the shock is strong enough to get his attention and stop him in mid-bark.
You can get a clipper that works like a guillotine to cut the nail, or you can get a clipper that looks like a scissors that has a notch on one of the blades for the toenail to sit in.
Baggs electronics system has an on-board chromatic tuner, notch filter, EQ and volume controls so you can dial in your sound just as you like it.
With your oversight over every step of the process, you will know the studs used in the walls are top notch and the electrical wiring is done properly.
A charm bracelet by Chanel is similar to any other charm bracelet and requires a little in the way of extra care to keep it looking top notch.
Notch Platinum Edition This single-breasted, non-vented coat has a one-button-notch, satin lapels, and flap pockets.
They have the Notch and Shawl designs as listed above, both available with pleated or non-pleated trousers.
Lapels can either be peaked or a shawl collar; traditional black tie adherents frown on the popular notch collar.
It has a single welt chest pocket, two lower flap pockets, three inside pockets, notch lapels and a center back vent.
Available in the woodsy tones of either dark chestnut or ancient elm, it is an all-cotton coat with a notch collar, center vent and half-back lining.
This nightshirt has detailing such as a chest pocket, notch collar and a stylish shirttail hem at the bottom.
If you bump it up a notch, you can get 150 at $1.79 each, which comes to $268.50.
Well, pair that rhinestone look with a ravishing, fire-engine red frame and you'll kick your entire look up a notch.
In Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas he steps it up a notch and wears very large aviator styled frames with a retro feel.
Be aware that real Oakleys are expensive and made from high quality materials; don't be fooled into thinking you are buying the real deal if the price is low and the quality is not top notch.
A flexible bridge, or "three notch bridge" (not used in all models, but still used in the 649).
Focused on providing top notch customer service, Solstice Boutiques hire fashion-wise sunglass stylists to help customers choose the perfect pair for their needs, face shape, and desired look and brand.
Perhaps a pair of amethyst lenses or a turquoise pair with a golden sunburst in the middle-meant to mimic a "your eyes, but better" look-is off the wall for you and you're in the mood to turn up your stare a notch.
Cole Haan takes it up a notch by introducing a squared-off shape in addition to the more traditional aviator style.
With a decidedly different European theme, the dining at this theme park is top notch, bringing together a variety of European tastes in one location.
The difficulty of boss levels is bumped up a notch given that players are provided with no rings whatsoever, meaning one false move will restart the stage.
If you're looking for something a little different and hope to sharpen your mental abilities just a notch, this game is a great choice.
The plot is a little on the basic side but entertaining enough, and the gameplay is absolutely top notch.
The actual headset and the in-line volume control seem a bit much, but the noise-canceling microphone is top notch for Internet chatting and gaming.
The voice acting is top notch as always, plus it's always great to hear familiar voices.
As an action-packed, medieval strategy/RPG game, The Crusaders is top notch.
On top of this, we get gorgeous graphics, wonderful sound, and a great story with top notch characters.
As such, the games are absolutely top notch and boast some of the most beautiful visuals in the portable world.
The game starts off easy, but later it turns up a notch and becomes very difficult in the last few chapters.
Taking the series in a completely new direction, Resident Evil 4 blends the tried and true creepiness of the earlier franchise installments with top notch graphics, a free-roaming camera, and all new gameplay mechanics.
The Blu-Ray video quality is also top notch with full 1080p HDTV.
Along with wine tasting, Sonoma County also offers a top notch wine-related shopping and dining experience.
North Carolina State Parks - North Carolina is home to an extensive network of state parks, many of which offer top notch camping facilities.
As excited as you may be about your new touchscreen cell phone, you may already be itching to find some great free iPhone apps to kick it up an extra notch or two.
Take things up a notch from social networking methods like Facebook and Twitter.
A cleft lip may be complete, meaning that there is complete separation in one or both sides of the lip extending up and into the nose, or it may be incomplete, in which case there is only a notch in the fleshy portion of the lip.
Elitist attitudes are unfortunately issues at all dance studios; however, the size and level of prestige of the studio you attend may crank that up a notch or two.
If you're bored with traditional hair fashions, it may be time to take things up a notch with a cute and funky new look.
Taking it up a notch, the styling products in the Form category allow you to mold, sculpt, and control your tresses.
Not only will this teach top notch paragraph writing skills, but it will also help solidify the concept that the main idea is built up with supporting details.
If you're new to a city or region, chances are you don't know many people who can refer you to a top notch dental professional.
Once you are at the luxury hotel you are only a block away from one of the city's many cable car stops, as well as dozens of top notch shops and restaurants.
Pairing the right inexpensive accessories with your bathing suit can kick your ensemble up a notch or two.
White is always sexy, but when it's paired with this detailed back tie of gold circles and beading, the entire look is kicked up a notch.
Any micro is bound to draw attention, but when you throw mesh into the mix, things truly get kicked up another notch.
Speedo utilizes a host of intriguing, cutting-edge technologies that take its swimwear to the next level, essentially always keeping it a notch above its competitors.
There's irrefutable proof in the benefits of omega-3 and fish oil - krill oil is a notch above regular fish oil.
Featuring a notch collar, a three-snap center front hidden closure, and both front and back "princess seams", this trench is very wearable for a variety of occasions.
However, for people who truly love coffee and like to experience the best pot possible, this coffee grinder is top notch.
Plug the charging base into an outlet and place the can opener into the notch on the base.
The site doesn't only cater to freelance writers, but this is a great place to find top notch writing opportunities.
These webmasters are often looking for quality writers to produce top notch content for their website.
Another way to have a better interview with a feature article subject is to bump the personal nature of the interview up a notch.
Boss wallets are designed with more than just quality in mind (although the quality is, indeed, top notch).
It's essentially a basic satchel elevated a notch with striking details, like a wraparound belt, drawstring and silver tone hardware.
Unveiled in September of 2006 to celebrate Elmo's 10th anniversary, this newest Elmo takes the trademark giggle and turns it up a notch.
If you want to take it up a notch, look for fashion shoes in magazines and movies.
If you get the opportunity to take it down a notch, try the Hippiechic style; it's backless and has a bow.
Take your style up another notch with the confident, original styling of the Larkspur boot.
There is a finger notch in the heel for confident lifts, a smooth spin circle and flex grooves on the sole for quick turns.
Times may be changing though as men are suiting up and taking their personal style up a notch.
When pom pom boots are paired with leggings, nearly any cute off-the-shoulder or sexy inspired sweatshirt goes up a notch with flirty appeal.
Soap opera hunks are a terrific addition to any cast of a soap opera, particularly for female viewers who enjoy the eye candy as long as it is partnered with top notch acting.
A hatch case has a notch cut into the back of the case that you can open with a thin screwdriver or even a coin.
Originally, malware was written as a prank to gain a notch in a young hacker's belt.
Unfortunately, the TopCats are not always known for top notch behavior.
To take your wreath up a notch, tie two small silver or gold bells to the bottom to create a festive look and a holiday jingle.
If you experience pain or muscle strain when doing pushups, take your workout back a notch until you gain strength.
When you kick up a notch to the half marathon level, you are approaching the height of fitness.
You can begin with some classic leg exercises, and then take it up a notch by adding weight.
With that said, if you need to stock your kitchen, Williams Sonoma offers top notch appliances when it comes to gourmet cooking.
Williams Sonoma cookbooks are renowned for being top notch culinary guides in the word of gourmet food.
Add more parsley for a savory taste, or increase the amount of garlic to kick the meal up a notch.
The intention was probably to make them look more expensive, but instead, the beading and straps took them down a notch in aesthetic value.
This is one of the most convenient ways of shopping, taken up a notch.
It is perfectly acceptable for lingerie to be the theme, but when you want to take it up a notch, there are themes you can consider.
Add discrete piping, a notch collar button front and two panel pockets, as well as a drawstring pant and fabric-covered elastic waistband with a hidden fly button and you're truly ready for your close-up.
When you slip on a seductive item, your attitude changes and your confidence turns up a notch or two.
The cut is basically the same as a one-piece swimsuit that shows an ample amount of cleavage, but you can choose from several styles that take it up a notch.
Seducing your lover with a can't-refuse undergarment, adds spice, fun, sensuality, and excitement to your love life, definitely turning the heat up a notch or two.
If you'd like to take the opacity up a notch to make sure you're fully covered, you could buy more than one and layer them.
When you need to kick things up a notch, turn to Lover's Lane; we all but guarantee this online site will do the trick!
Upscale lingerie shops typically provide elegant underpinnings, top notch services, and the best in sexy attire.
Want to take a regular cute but kind of plain bra and panty set up a notch to catch your lover's eye?
Sheer transparent lingerie is a wonderful way to kick things up a notch in the romantic department because for the most part, these styles are incredibly easy to wear, and many of them are also quite flattering.
Remember to check out what their fees are, and make sure their security is top notch.
The sound quality is top notch and the battery will last for over 3000 minutes.
Rhapsody certainly has a top notch selection of music from which users can choose, and for the price, it does give you a lot of flexibility with how you use your music.
All of the controversy has only served to jack Hannah Montana's popularity up another notch, and the demand for her music is at an all-time high.
Their selection is top notch, the downloading speed is incredibly fast, and you know you're getting safe files from a trusted source.
Danny Boyle, director of Slumdog Millionaire, has a reputation for completing his films with top notch soundtracks, and this movie is no exception.
Teen Idols 4 You - Teen Idols 4 You has a top notch selection of both press and candid shots of your favorite teen stars, and Selena Gomez is no different.
Make sure the quality is top notch and everything lies correctly.
Even if you've got every detail of your graduation party planned - even if the cake is perfect, the food is top notch and your decorations are extraordinary - a party is no party without guests.
She is also a top notch student who struggles to juggle the demands of both academics and practicing.
Music, while carrying the same familiar melodies, has been kicked up a notch and lends to the ear a whole new atmosphere of sound that is still playfully magical and yet is still so darkly mysterious.
You'll find over 100 pages of free backgrounds, but if you need to take the design up a notch in order to express yourself or promote your business, have a look at the personalized options.
Shell external, conical, much flattened; anterior tentacles very small, and situated with the mouth in a notch of the foot below the head; ctenidium very large.
One pole has a V-shaped notch for the rod to rest in; the surface of the other is slightly rounded, forming a portion of a cylinder, the axis of which is perpendicular to the direction of the length of the rod.
The forward edge of the tub carries a projecting pin or horn, with a notch into which the chain falls which drags the tub forward.
Separating Franconia and Pemigewasset ranges is the romantic Franconia Notch, overlooking which from the upper cliffs of Profile Mountain is a remarkable human profile, The Great Stone Face, immortalized by Nathaniel Hawthorne; here, too, is the Franconia Flume, a narrow upright fissure, 60 ft.
The absence of range-like continuity is here emphasized by the occurrence of several low passes or notches leading directly through the group; the best-known being Crawfords Notch (1900 ft.).
Probe passed into the superior division of the subpallial chamber through the excurrent siphonal notch, and issuing by the side of the foot into the inferior division of the sub-pallial chamber.
I (5), takes an outward course and leaves the sub-pallial space by the upper notch d.
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Dean had trouble remembering who was who but all were of like mind in their affection for the old man who turned up the charm meter a notch or two.
Cephalic shield continuous with neck; twelve to fourteen stomachal plates; a posterior pallial filament passing through a notch in shell.
In driving levels it is necessary to cut grooves vertically parallel to the walls, a process known as shearing; but the most important operation is that known as holing or kirving, which consists in cutting a notch or groove in the floor of the seam to a depth of about 3 ft., measured back from the face, so as to leave the overhanging part unsupported, which then either falls of its own accord within a few hours, or is brought down either by driving wedges along the top, or by blasting.
At greater elevations than this the muzzle notch is used; to align on the target at lesser angles the dispart sight is so used.
The ephyra has a flat, disk-shaped body, with eight marginal lobes (four perradial, four interradial); a tentaculocyst is lodged in a deep notch at the apex of each lobe.
It differs from the true crocodile principally in having the head broader and shorter, and the snout more obtuse; in having the fourth, enlarged tooth of the under jaw received, not into an external notch, but into a pit formed for it within the upper one; in wanting a jagged fringe which appears on the hind legs and feet of the crocodile; and in having the toes of the hind feet webbed not more than half way to the tips.
The ischium and postacetabular ilium originally enclose the ischiadic notch or incisura ischiadica.
The sap is collected in spring, just before the foliage develops, and is procured by making a notch or boring a hole in the stem of the tree about 3 ft.
Now if the notch of the tan gent sight be carried to H' in order to lay on T, the fore-sight, and with it the axis, H will be moved to F', the line of fire will be HF'D', and the shot will strike T since D'T = DT.
The leaves are reversible, and provided with a notch at one end and a point at the other, so that they can be used for either forward or reverse laying.
The Presidential, in the north-eastern part of the region, is separated from the Franconia on the south-west by the Crawford, or White Mountain Notch, about 2000 ft.
This primitive condition occurs only in the Odontornithes, Ratitae and Tinami; in all others this notch becomes converted into a foramen ischiadicum, through which pass the big stems of the ischiadic nerves and most of the bloodvessels of the hind-limb.