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Definition of Nye

  • A brood or flock of pheasants.

How to use nye in a sentence. Nye pronunciation.

In due course of time Congress passed a bill to organize "Nevada Territory," and President Lincoln sent out Governor Nye to supplant Roop.
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Without whose sprinkling and sowing, Who e'er had heard of NYE or OWEN?
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So women, to surprise us, spread The borrow'd flags of white and red; 180 Display 'em thicker on their cheeks Than their old grandmothers, the Picts; And raise more devils with their looks, Than conjurer's less subtle books; Lay trains of amorous intrigues, 185 In tow'rs, and curls, and perriwigs, With greater art and cunning rear'd, Than PHILIP NYE's thanksgiving beard, Prepost'rously t' entice, and gain Those to adore 'em they disdain; 190 And only draw 'em in, to clog With idle names a catalogue.
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James W. Nye had been appointed Territorial governor of Nevada, and Orion was made Territorial secretary.
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Governor Nye, formerly police commissioner in New York City, had arrived a short time before, and with his party of retainers ("heelers" we would call them now), had made an imposing entrance.
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The Clemens brothers took lodging with a genial Irishwoman, Mrs. Murphy, a New York retainer of Governor Nye, who boarded the camp-followers.
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With Captain Nye, the governor's brother, he visited them and was presented with an interest which permitted him to contribute an assessment every now and then toward the development of the mine; but his enthusiasm still languished.
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Governor Nye was among those who presently made this discovery.
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When he had heard Orion's troubled story, he called on Governor Nye and delivered himself in his own fashion.
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But it is lost; we only know that Orion's rectitude was not again assailed, and that curiously enough Governor Nye apparently conceived a strong admiration and respect for his brother.
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It is quite true that he visited and nursed Captain Nye while Higbie was off following the "Cement" 'ignus fatuus' and that the "Wide West" holdings were forfeited through neglect.
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But was not this nye shore?
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I have sat with him by the hour listening to Jim Nye's yarns, and I reckon you know the style of Jim Nye's histories, Clemens.
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To Joseph Nye, February 21st . . .
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I yet venture to subscribe, yours affectionately, TO JOSEPH NYE.1 [Collections of Massachusetts Historical Society, 4th ser., vol.
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But the weather continued so exceeding foule, that we could not come to an anker nye the coast: wherefore we stood off againe to Sea vntill Monday the 9 of August.
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Disse gamle Haver har dog sikkert, da de var nye, ikke virket naer saa imponerende, som de Rester, vi har tilbage af disse storslaaede Anlaeg, lader formode.
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He was a humorist as delicate and fanciful as Artemus Ward, Mark Twain, Bill Nye, James Whitcomb Riley, Opie Read, or Bret Harte in their happiest moods.
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Sint God die werelt werden liet, So ne was sy nye so wel te vreden.
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PUNCHINELLO listens in vain for the swan song of SUMNER, and looks longingly, without being gratified by the spectacle of the oratorical funeral pyre of NYE.
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Examples of Nye

Example #1
At this time the population of the Territory was about twelve or fifteen thousand, and rapidly increasing.
Example #2
Governor Roop was the first and only chief magistrate of it.
Example #3
But from our CALAMYS and CASES?
Example #4
In th' intervals of war and slaughter; Abates the sharpness of its edge, Without the power of sacrilege.
Example #5
To draw us into ambushes.
Example #6
Which he's obliged t' obey, and must, Whether it be unjust or just.