How to use Perry in a sentence
He entered the navy as midshipman (1799) with his father, Christopher Raymond Perry (1761-1818), a captain in the navy, and saw service against the Barbary pirates.
Captain Barclay, after a hot engagement - the Battle of Lake Erie - in which Captain Perry's flagship the "Lawrence," a brig, was so severely shattered that he had to leave her, was completely defeated.
There are 29 counties in which coal is produced, but 81.4% of it in 1908 came from Belmont, Athens, Jefferson, Guernsey, Perry, Hocking, Tuscarawas and Jackson counties.
Perry, erected in commemoration of his victory on Lake Erie in 1813, is in Wade Park, where there is also a statue of Harvey Rice (1800-1891), who reformed the Ohio public school system and wrote Pioneers of the Western Reserve (1882) and Sketches of Western Life (1888).
The Universal Magazine (1747) had a short, if brilliant, career; but the European Magazine, founded by James Perry in 1782, lasted down to 1826.Advertisement
In Perry Street, mounted on a granite pedestal, is the "Swamp Angel," the great gun used by Federal troops in the marshes near Charleston, South Carolina, during their attack on that city in August 1863.
Mr. John Buchan was succeeded by Mr. (afterwards Sir) Perry Robinson, Mr. Percival Landon by Mr. (afterwards Sir) Philip Gibbs, and Mr. Valentine Williams by Mr. (afterwards Sir) Beach Thomas.
He published, both alone and jointly with others, a large number of papers on physical, and in particular electrical, subjects, and his name was especially associated, together with that of Professor John Perry, with the invention of a long series of electrical measuring instruments.
Perry was settled in 1889.
Perry (Steam Engine, p. 580), assuming a characteristic equation similar to Zeuner's (which makes v a linear function of the temperature at constant pressure, and S independent of the pressure), calculates S as a function of the temperature to satisfy Regnault's formula (10) for the total heat.Advertisement
The state controlled the actual preparation and sale of text-books for the common schools from 1885 to 1903, when the Perry amendment to the constitution (ratified by popular vote in 1884) was declared to mean that such text-books must be manufactured within the state, but that the texts need not be prepared in California.
His early life was spent in a country district in Perry county, Ohio, and he proceeded to West Point in 1848, graduating in 1853.
Guided by these experiments, Ayrton, Perry and Sumpner constructed an improved unifilar quadrant electrometer which was not only more sensitive than the White pattern, but fulfilled the theoretical law of working.
Fruit is very abundant, especially apples and pears, from which much cider and perry are made.
Perry's victory on Lake Erie, in September of the next year, Detroit and the rest of Michigan except Mackinac, which was not recaptured until July 1815, were again taken into the possession of the United States.Advertisement
Perry's naval victory on the 10th of September 1813, Harrison no longer had to remain on the defensive; he advanced to Detroit, re-occupied the territory surrendered by General William Hull, and on the 5th of October administered a crushing defeat to Proctor at the battle of the Thames.
C. Perry in 1854, the smouldering discontent broke out into open hostility against both parties the compact.
Perry, The Second Synod of Ephesus (Dartford, 1881); l'Abbe Martin, Actes du brigandage d'Ephese (Amiens, 1874) and Le Pseudo-synode connu dans l'histoire sous le nom de brigandage d'Ephese (Paris, 1875).
After Perry's victory on the 14th of September on Lake Erie, Detroit on the 29th of September was again occupied by the forces of the United States.
Director David Perry, however, doesn't just find the girls, he finds hot babes with killer bodies - killer elastic bodies.Advertisement
Jonathan Perry just kept the advantage over James Barnett having passed him at the second chicane a few laps earlier.
In the USA, the term pear cider is used for perry.
Top of the pots Turner nominee Grayson Perry's first artwork was a plate depicting a crucifixion, called Kinky Sex.
The first game promised a grand fight; the first game in Perry's match with Budge yielded ten deuces and this one nine.
Client Comments Bang & Olufsen UK have used Perry McCarthy on many occasions as a guest speaker for our highly discerning customer network.Advertisement
Meanwhile Head of Prison Security Perry (Ron Cook) smells something fishy.
Perry collects gong - May 04 Perry Fenwick collected a Soap Award on behalf of the Eastender's cast.
Perry says it would take disruption of Persian Gulf supplies to cause instability in the oil market.
Perry is also produced, being fermented pear juice.
Perry tells me that Mr. Cole never touches malt liquor.Advertisement
Arthur Perry worked for the Spode manufactory throughout the Edwardian period and up to 1928.
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Maxwell said she had taken him to a family member 's home nearby, causing the removal of Perry to last for several hours.
These are perry pears, which tend to be smaller & harder then dessert pears.
David Perry and Frank Gun set sail for some delicious double penetration with the lovely Eva.Advertisement
Pear (n) the fruit used to make perry.
We also produce a perry - a rare enough drink anywhere and almost unheard of in Berkshire.
The main challenge facing today's perry maker is one of supply, for the perry maker is one of supply, for the perry pear is a delicate creature.
Affleck Matthew perry not laying anybody peter through carole.
I'd love a Babycham, The genuine champagne perry.Advertisement
Clara was brought up in Shropshire, the granddaughter of a village postmaster, Thomas Harriman Perry.
The ceramic pots by Grayson Perry are usually considered shocking, both for the way they are made and for what they portray.
In the first quarter St John's batted very well getting 6 rounders, 3 of which from Becky Perry.
Drawing on research by the biographer, Bruce Perry, he revealed Malcolm's teenage and early adult same-sex experiences.
When Van Meter's nephew, Bobby Keogh joins sis and becomes Perry's partner, the stakes are raised.Advertisement
Well, the last one to show superb sportsmanship was Natalie Grinham in her match against Madeline Perry.
Perry Slingsby LR5 rescue submersible The LR5 rescue submersible has an advanced composite pressure hull.
The father of the present owner, James Perry, was a coffee taster who established a mail order business sometime ago.
The word "pear" or its equivalent occurs in all the Celtic languages, while in Slavonic and other dialects different appellations, but still referring to the same thing, are found - a diversity and multiplicity of nomenclature which led Alphonse de Candolle to infer a very ancient cultivation of the tree from the shores of the Caspian to those of the Atlantic. A certain race of pears, with white down on the under surface of their leaves, is supposed to have originated from P. nivalis, and their fruit is chiefly used in France in the manufacture of Perry (see Cider).
Battles were fought at Fort Meigs (1813) and Fort Stephenson (Fremont, 1813) and Commodore Oliver Hazard Perry's naval victory on Lake Erie in 1813 was on the Ohio side of the boundary line.Advertisement
Perry used a band or rope brake in which compensation is.
Perry classify this granite as post-Cambrian.
Perry is served by the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe railway and by the St Louis & San Francisco system.
Dr. Ross Perry from Cosmedics Clinics UK says Restylane will not be replaced by rival product Juvederm, despite the latter being cheaper.
In the first quarter St John 's batted very well getting 6 rounders, 3 of which from Becky Perry.
Drawing on research by the biographer, Bruce Perry, he revealed Malcolm 's teenage and early adult same-sex experiences.
Sensei Perry is a master of the art of karate, tai chi and yoga and he is a shiatsu body work therapist.
When Van Meter 's nephew, Bobby Keogh joins SIS and becomes Perry 's partner, the stakes are raised.
Perry won, and won as he liked, for Cramm sprained a muscle in his thigh on the first service of the match.
Madeline Perry had reached the quarter finals of the squash tournament where she lost to the eventual winner Natalie Grinham.
In addition to the Paris Hilton brand, they currently hold licensing agreements with a variety of name brands including Guess, XOXO, Perry Ellis and more.
From Matthew Perry of Friends fame to talk-show host Rush Limbaugh, stories of prescription drug addiction are on the rise.
Katy Perry's style is a combination of vintage and modern, emphasizing her youth and charm.
Perry is known for being cute, an image she reinforced when she voiced Smurfette in the movie The Smurfs in 2011.
The adoptive parents, Ted and Edna Perry, named their new daughter Audrey Faith Perry.
The Perry family was religious, and Faith starting singing in church at age three.
He was playing in a convention in 2003, when famed music producer Linda Perry approached him.
Katy Perry was born Katheryn Elizabeth Hudson in 1984, in Santa Barbara, California.
By 2007, she had changed her name to Katy Perry, and in 2008, her single I Kissed a Girl flew to the top of the charts.
Since then Perry has been touring and making more music, including hit singles California Gurls, E.T., and Last Friday Night (TGIF).
Perry married British comedian Russell Brand in 2010.
When Friends hit the small screen in 1994, it launched the careers of its cast members, including Jennifer Aniston, Courtney Cox, and Matthew Perry.
Aguilera has gone on to become a highly successful solo recording artist, and her hit ballad Beautiful, written by Linda Perry, was a huge commercial success.
Following her turn on the long-running series in 1989, Yothers all but left acting behind, with the exception of a made-for-TV film about skater Tonya Harding and an appearance on an episode of Perry Mason.
Is Paris Hilton about to make another enemy as Katy Perry cozies up to her ex-boyfriend, Benji Madden?
Of course, neither Perry nor Madden have confirmed or denied the alleged kissing and dancing.
Maybe it was the romance of Valentine's Day that turned Perry's heart aflutter for the heavily tatted Good Charlotte front man, or maybe it was the drink.
Perry went on to say that she would "rather die" than be celibate for an entire year.
Or to see just how much Katy Perry has changed.
In 1959, she got a recurring role on The Perry Como Show, a 15-minute program that aired three days a week.
After graduating college, Keshia Knight Pulliam is back in the entertainment world with stints on reality TV shows, and co-stars on the sitcom Tyler Perry's House of Payne.
Joining a tradition that includes Keith Richards and Ronnie Wood from The Rolling Stones and Brad Whitford and Joe Perry from Aerosmith, Slash and Izzy demonstrate remarkable prowess for what Keith Richards calls the ancient art of weaving.
However, you may be slightly surprised to see comparatively newer artists like Bruno Mars, Katy Perry and Taylor Swift right alongside such a classic band.
All Perry Ellis shirts are reasonably priced and have a modern fit and style.
After Perry Ellis International (PEI) purchased the company they produced a line Jantzen mens swim suits in 2003, 2004 and 2005.
While at Parsons, Jacobs also achieved multiple honors such as the Perry Ellis Gold Thimble, the Chester Weinberg Gold Thimble, and Design Student of the Year.
A year later, Marc Jacobs was awarded the Council of Fashion Designers of America Perry Ellis Award for New Fashion Talent.
Zappos has the Fred Perry Classic Argyle Cardigan in a deep charcoal.
This is most exemplified by Kate Perry's song "I Kissed a Girl" which talks about the experience as an "experiment" that "good girls don't do."
Originally a designer for Perry Ellis, Marc Jacobs received the fashion industry's highest tribute in 1987 for New Fashion Talent of the Year.
By 1986, Jacobs had started designing under the Marc Jacobs label, and after just one year in business was awarded the prestigious Perry Ellis Award for new fashion.
Post series work keeps Graham busy working with Matthew Perry in Birds of America and playing the wife of Robert Kearns in the real life story Flash of Genius.
Enjoy a mouthwatering jumbo burger or nimble on Joe Perry's "Rock Your World" Quesadilla.
The drag show features a cast of celebrity female impersonators performing as Cher, Madonna, Katy Perry and more.
Owner and designer of Big Paw Designs, Carole Perry helps us understand why Big Paw car magnets rescue is so important for every cat and dog.
Big Paw Designs was founded in 2002 by Carol Perry.
The products and designs of Carole Perry and Big Paw car magnets rescue helps animals everywhere.
Past performances have included Katy Perry (2010), Usher (2008), Spice Girls (2007), and who can forget Justin Timberlake's apropos presentation of "Sexy Back" in 2006?
A longtime Victoria's Secret model, Banks also worked for clients like Anna Sui, Oscar de la Renta, Perry Ellis, Cynthia Rowley, Chanel, Pepsi, Yves Saint Laurent, and more.
The Tony Awards (short for The Antoinette Perry Award for Excellency in the Theatre) began in 1947.
Brock Pemberton (1885-1950) is the founder of The Antoinette Perry Award for Excellency in the Theatre.
The ceremony is named in honor of Antoinette Perry, who was a director and actress, most famously known for being a founder of the American Theatre Wing.
The awards were named for Antoinette Perry not only for her achievements in American theatre, but because she had recently passed away.
This popular track has resurfaced on a new collection of tracks that Lee "Scratch" Perry produced for Bob Marley and the Wailers.
Katy Perry has taken the world by storm with her mega hit song I Kissed a Girl.
Whether you love the song, are outraged by the song or just can't stand to hear it one more time, it has firmly put Katy Perry on the map as music's next big thing.
In 2008, it certainly seemed to many people like Katy Perry (real name Katherine Elizabeth Hudson) had popped onto the scene from out of nowhere, but in reality it took her several years to make her way to the music big time.
As the daughter of two pastors, Perry grew up singing in the church and as such discovered music at an early age.
Katy changed her sound, and she also took up her mother's maiden name of Perry to avoid any confusion between her and Kate Hudson.
The first big opportunity Perry got was the chance to work with songwriting and production super team The Matrix.
In 2004, Blender Magazine bestowed their Next Big Thing title on Perry.
Although things were growing throughout the 2000s, it wasn't until 2008 that Perry burst into the mainstream.
These groups were also angered by another Perry track called Ur So Gay, which they also feel is homophobic.
On the Ur So Gay controversy, Perry has justified her lyrics saying that the song was about an ex-boyfriend she believed to be gay and was not intended to be insulting to anyone.
Yet more critics suggested that Perry's I Kissed a Girl was "anti-male."
Perry's success is a good example of the power of the internet and the new breed of musicians it is creating.
Steve Perry of Journey, the songwriter, was reportedly not interested in allowing The Sopranos to use the song.
Perry knew the song was to be used in the final scene and assumed that it would be playing as Tony Soprano was killed or arrested - something he wanted no part of.
Kesha developed a friendship with fellow songwriter and then aspiring musician Katy Perry and landed a spot in Perry's megahit debut video I Kissed a Girl.
As one of the most popular female stars in recent years, many find themselves looking for a Katy Perry biography.
These tracks are from popular American singer Katheryn Elizabeth Hudson, who is better known as Katy Perry.
Born on October 25th, 1984, Perry became popular with radio, fans and more in 2008 with the release of her single I Kissed A Girl.
In addition to her music, Perry is often known for the type of clothing she wears while performing and to events.
Not your typical girlie-girl, Perry mixes bright colors, hot patterns and a vintage pin-up girl style to create a look that is perfectly Katy.
Perry's use of fun and fresh stylings has made her a popular Halloween costume choice over the past few years.
While it might be difficult for some fans to believe, Perry was raised a strictly religious household by her Christian pastor parents Mary and Keith.
Perry took her stage last name from her maternal aunt and uncle Eleanor and Frank Perry.
Perry switched the name due to her name being too similar to a popular actress.
Perry sang in her parents ministry early on in life but moved on to take singing lessons at the age of 9.
For Perry, singing was her chance to shine away from her siblings and really break out.
Perry initially released a Christian gospel album under the name Katy Hudson in 2001, but the album was unsuccessful.
Perry went on to work with Island/Def Jam Music Group and Columbia Records before finally settling with Capitol Records.
The label took to Perry as they thought she was just the right spark of controversy meets talent.
One A&R rep stated that Perry was the right mixture of Avril Lavigne and Alanis Morisette.The label released Perry's album One of the Boys in June of 2008.
In support of the album and lead off single UR So Gay, Perry toured on the nationwide Warped Tour that summer to support the effort.
Perry's next album helped to solidify her as a star.
Perry has formerly dated Travis McCoy of the Gym Class Heroes.
Whether you love Katy Perry for the fun colored jewelry and clothing she wears or for her music, there is no denying that she has become quite the household name like Gwen Stefani (who she is frequently compared to)!
Janelle Perry - She used to work at the L.A. salon, but is now the manager at the salon inside the Palms Place in Las Vegas.
Famous faces like Katy Perry, Jennifer Love Hewitt and Mandy Moore have seen skin improvements with Proactiv products.
When Commodore Perry arrived in 1853, there were on Peel Island thirty-one inhabitants, four being English, four American, one Portuguese and the rest natives of the Sandwich Islands, the Ladrones, &c.; and when Mr Russell Robertson visited the place in 1875, the colony had grown to sixty-nine, of whom only five were pure whites.
Perry commanded the "Java" in the Mediterranean expedition of 1815-1816, and he died at Port of Spain in Trinidad on the 23rd of August 1819, of yellow fever contracted on the coast of Brazil.
One or two chapters on the subject are also generally included in treatises on the steam engine, or other heat engines, such as those of Rankine, Perry or Ewing.
A commercial treaty was negotiated with Japan in 1854 after Perry's expedition in the previous year.
His father, Sydney Smith Lee, was a fleet captain under Commodore Perry in Japanese waters and rose to the rank of commodore; his mother was a daughter of George Mason.
Ten prose treatises by Richard Rolle from the Thornton MS.(c. 1440, Lincoln Cathedral Library) were edited by Canon George Perry for the Early English Text Society in 1866.
The American commander was Captain Oliver Perry, the British commander, Captain Robert Barclay.
On Lake Erie the energy of Captain Perry, aided by what appears to have been the misjudgment of Barclay, enabled him to get a superior n force by the 4th of August, and on the 10th of September he fought a successful action which left the Americans masters of Lake Erie.
In 1849 he was made commander of the " Perry," and engaged for two years in suppressing the slave trade on the African coast.
Perry won his naval victory over the British off Put-in-Bay on the 10th of September 1813.