|pyrkiä englanniksi||aspire fi, stand fi, endeavor fi, aim fi, intend fi, pursue fi, run fi, strive fi|
: He aspires to become a successful doctor.
*: Aspiring to be angels, men rebel.
*: That gallant spirit hath aspired the clouds.
*: My own breath still foments the fire, / Which flames as high as fancy can aspire.
: ux|en|Here I stand, wondering what to do next.
: ux|en|Stand up, walk to the refrigerator, and get your own snack.
: ux|en|Do not leave your car standing in the road.
*: The star, which they saw in the east, went before them, till it came and stood over where the young child was.
*: Turning back, then, toward the basement staircase, she began to grope her way through blinding darkness, but had taken only a few uncertain steps when, of a sudden, she stopped short and for a little stood like a stricken thing, quite motionless save that she quaked to her very marrow in the grasp of a great and enervating fear.
*: They burned the old gun that used to stand in the dark corner up in the garret, close to the stuffed fox that always grinned so fiercely. Perhaps the reason why he seemed in such a ghastly rage was that he did not come by his death fairly. Otherwise his pelt would not have been so perfect.
*: He seized the gun which always stood in a corner of his bedroomnb....
: ux|en|He stood the broom in a corner and took a break.
: ux|en|Paris stands on the Seine.
*: The chapel ?tands on the South ?ide of the ?quare, near the governor’s hou?e.
*: Six feet two, as I think, he stands.
: ux|en|He stands to get a good price for the house.
: ux|en|I can’t stand when people don’t read the instructions. nowrap|I can’t stand him.
*: readers by whose judgment I would stand or fall
*: The king granted the Jews...to gather themselves together, and to stand for their life.
*: the standing pattern of their imitation
*: sacrifices...which stood only in meats and drinks
*: Accomplish what your signs foreshow; / I stand resigned, and am prepared to go.
*: Thou seest how it stands with me, and that I may not tarry.
: ux|en|The works of Shakespeare have stood the test of time.
*: Love stood the siege.
*: Bid him disband his legions,.../ And stand the judgment of a Roman senate.
*: He stood the furious foe.
: ux|en|He is standing for election to the local council.
*: He stood to be elected one of the proctors of the university.
: ux|en|What I said yesterday still stands.
*: "Kim, Jack, and I will stand you guys," Jimmie Burdette said. ¶ "Well smear you!" laughed Ron.
*: The game stopped while sides were sorted out. Andy did the sorting. "Okay," he said. "Jimmy is coming out. He and Gaston and Ike and me will stand you guys."
*: "Hey, Louis," Dameon shouted. "Do you want to play kickball?" ¶ ""All right," said Louis. "Ron and I will both play."...¶ "Ron and I will stand everybody!" Louis announced.
: ux|en|to stand a treat
: ux|en|Christian charity, or love, stands first in the rank of gifts.
*: Doubt me not; by heaven, I will do nothing / But what may stand with honour.
*: To repaire his defects, hee stood for the coast of Calabria, but hearing there was six or seven Galleyes at Mesina hee departed thence for Maltanb....
*: My mind on its own centre stands unmoved.
*: The ruind wall / Stands when its wind-worn battlements are gone.
*: I took my stand upon an eminence...to look into their several ladings.
: ux|en|They took a firm stand against copyright infringement.
: ux|en|They have a four-game stand at home against the Yankees. nowrap|They spent the summer touring giving 4 one-night stands a week.
: ux|en|He set the music upon the stand and began to play. nowrap|an umbrella stand; nowrap|a hat-stand
*: There was a neat hat-and-umbrella stand, and the strangers weary feet fell soft on a good, serviceable dark-red drugget, which matched in colour the flock-paper on the walls.
: ux|en|She took the stand and quietly answered questions.
: ux|en|This stand of pines is older than the one next to it.
*: One of the later school of the Grecians, examineth the matter, and is at a stand, to think what should be in it, that men should love lies; where neither they make for pleasure, as with poets, nor for advantage, as with the merchant; but for the lie’s sake.
*: Antonias patience now was at a stand— / "Come, come, t is no time now for fooling there," / She whispered...
: ux|en|a [[taxi stand]]
*: I have found you out a stand most fit, / Where you may have such vantage on the duke, / He shall not pass you.
: ux|en|a good, bad, or convenient stand for business
*: The police and troops captured eleven thousand stand of arms, including muskets and pistols, together with several thousand bludgeons and other weapons.
*: Father, since your fortune did attain / So high a stand, I mean not to descend.
: ux|en|to be at a stand what to do
*: And these three: 1. the law over them that have sovereign power; 2. their duty; 3. their profit: are one and the same thing contained in this sentence, Salus populi suprema lex; by which must be understood, not the mere preservation of their lives, but generally their benefit and good. So that this is the general law for sovereigns: that they procure, to the uttermost of their endeavour, the good of the people.
*: As we shall find it necessary, in our endeavours to bring electrical phenomena within the province of dynamics, to have our dynamical ideas in a state fit for direct application to physical questions we shall devote this chapter to an exposition of these dynamical ideas from a physical point of view.
*: The like has been the endeavour of critics, logicians, and even politicians ....
*: And such were praised who but endeavoured well.
*: The other species of philosophers consider man in the light of a reasonable rather than an active being, and endeavour to form his understanding more than cultivate his manners.
*: It is our duty to endeavour the recovery of these beneficial subjects.
*: If you be affronted, it is better, in a foreign country, to pass it by in silence, and with a jest, though with some dishonour, than to endeavour revenge; for, in the first case, your credits neer the worse when you return into England, or come into other company that have not heard of the quarrel.
: My number one aim in life is to make money to make my parents, siblings and kids happy.
*: What you would work me to, I have some aim.
*: Dotage, fatuity, or folly...is for the most part intended or remitted in particular men, and thereupon some are wiser than others […].
: They tend to go out on Saturdays.
: It tends to snow here in winter.
: We need to tend to the garden, which has become a mess.
: Shepherds tend their flocks.
*: Theres not a sparrow or a wren, / Theres not a blade of autumn grain, / Which the four seasons do not tend / And tides of life and increase lend.
*: Was he not companion with the riotous knights / That tend upon my father?
*: Being to descend / A ladder much in height, I did not tend / My way well down.
*: The servant is not greater than his lord. If they have pursued me, they shall pursue you also.
*: He now feared for his life, and believed US intelligence agents would pursue him.
: Her rival pursued a quite different course.
*: He even stands to gain in world terms: his noisy critics strengthen his projected image of a man determined to pursue peace with Palestinians.
: ux|en|Run, Sarah, run!
: ux|en|The horse ran the length of the track. nowrap|I have been running all over the building looking for him. nowrap|Sorry, Ive got to run; my house is on fire.
: ux|en|Every day I run my dog across the field and back. nowrap|Ill just run the vacuum cleaner over the carpet. nowrap|Run your fingers through my hair. nowrap|Can you run these data through the program for me and tell me whether it gives an error?
: ux|en|The horse will run the Preakness next year. nowrap|Im not ready to run a marathon.
: ux|en|The horse ran a great race. nowrap|He is running an expensive campaign.
: ux|en|Whenever things get tough, she cuts and runs. nowrap|When hes broke, he runs to me for money.
: ux|en|Theres a strange story running around the neighborhood. nowrap|The flu is running through my daughters kindergarten.
: ux|en|The river runs through the forest. nowrap|Theres blood running down your leg.
: ux|en|Your nose is running. nowrap|Why is the hose still running? nowrap|My cup runneth over.
: ux|en|Youll have to run the water a while before it gets hot. nowrap|Run the tap until the water gets hot.
*: as wax dissolves, as ice begins to run
*: Sussex iron ores run freely in the fire.
: ux|en|He discovered during washing that the red rug ran on his white sheet, staining it pink.
: ux|en|to run bullets
*: The fairest diamonds are rough till they are polished, and the purest gold must be run and washed, and sifted in the ore.
: ux|en|run a red light or stop sign; run a blockade
: ux|en|My uncle ran a corner store for forty years. nowrap|She runs the fundraising. nowrap|My parents think they run my life.
: ux|en|I have decided to run for governor of California. nowrap|Were trying to find somebody to run against him next year.
: ux|en|He ran his best horse in the Derby. nowrap|The Green Party is running twenty candidates in this election.
: ux|en|to run through life; to run in a circle
: ux|en|The story will run on the 6-oclock news. nowrap|The latest Robin Williams movie is running at the Silver City theatre. nowrap|Her picture ran on the front page of the newspaper.
: ux|en|run a story; run an ad
: ux|en|Could you run me over to the store? nowrap|Please run this report upstairs to directors office.
: ux|en|to run guns; to run rum
*: Heavy impositions...are a strong temptation of running goods.
: ux|en|Looks like were gonna have to run the tomatoes again.
: ux|en|The border runs for 3000 miles. nowrap|The leash runs along a wire. nowrap|The grain of the wood runs to the right on this table. nowrap|It ran in quality from excellent to substandard.
: ux|en|The sale will run for ten days. nowrap|The contract runs through 2008. nowrap|The meeting ran late. nowrap|The book runs 655 pages. nowrap|The speech runs as follows: …
: ux|en|I need to run this wire along the wall.
: ux|en|My car stopped running. nowrap|That computer runs twenty-four hours a day. nowrap|Buses dont run here on Sunday.
: ux|en|Its full. You can run the dishwasher now. nowrap|Dont run the engine so fast.
: ux|en|They ran twenty blood tests on me and they still dont know whats wrong. nowrap|Our coach had us running plays for the whole practice. nowrap|I will run the sample. nowrap|Dont run that software unless you have permission. nowrap|My computer is too old to run the new OS.
: ux|en|to run from one subject to another
*: Virgil, in his first Georgic, has run into a set of precepts foreign to his subject.
: ux|en|Our supplies are running low. nowrap|They frequently overspent and soon ran into debt.
*: Have I not cause to rave and beat my breast, to rend my heart with grief and run distracted?
*: I was no more than a boy / In the company of strangers / In the quiet of the railway station / Running scared.
: ux|en|Buying a new laptop will run you a thousand dollars. nowrap|Laptops run about a thousand dollars apiece.
: ux|en|My stocking is running.
*: to run the world back to its first original
*: I would gladly understand the formation of a soul, and run it up to its punctum saliens.
: ux|en|to run a sword into or through the body; to run a nail into ones foot
*: You run your head into the lions mouth.
*: having run his fingers through his hair
*: There was also hairdressing: hairdressing, too, really was hairdressing in those times — no running a comb through it and that was that. It was curled, frizzed, waved, put in curlers overnight, waved with hot tongs;nb....
*: They ran the ship aground.
*: A talkative person runs himself upon great inconveniences by blabbing out his own or others secrets.
*: Others, accustomed to retired speculations, run natural philosophy into metaphysical notions.
: ux|en|to run a line
: ux|en|to run the risk of losing ones life
*: He runneth two dangers.
*: He would himself be in the Highlands to receive them, and run his fortune with them.
: ux|en|Every three or four hands he would run the table.
*: The kings ordinary style runneth, "Our sovereign lord the king."
*: Men gave them their own names, by which they run a great while in Rome.
*: Neither was he ignorant what report ran of himself.
: ux|en|Boys and girls run up rapidly.
*: if the richness of the ground cause turnips to run to leaves
*: A mans nature runs either to herbs or weeds.
*: Temperate climates run into moderate governments.
: ux|en|Certain covenants run with the land.
*: Customs run only upon our goods imported or exported, and that but once for all; whereas interest runs as well upon our ships as goods, and must be yearly paid.
: I just got back from my morning run.
*: ... and on the 18th of January this squadron put to sea. The first place of rendezvous was the boy of port St. Julian, upon the coast of Patagonia, and all accidents were provided against with admirable foresight. Their run to port St. Julian was dangerous ...
: I need to make a run to the store.
: Lets go for a run in the car.
*: And I think of giving her a run in London for a change.
*: During his run from the police, he claimed to have a metaphysical experience which can only be described as “having passed through an abyss.”
: The bus on the Cherry Street run is always crowded.
: Which run did you do today?
: a good run; a run of fifty miles
*: Youve never heard of the Millennium Falcon? Its the ship that made the Kessel Run in less than twelve parsecs.
: a run to China
: He set up a rabbit run.
*: It is impossible for detached papers to have a general run, or long continuance, if not diversified with humour.
: I’m having a run of bad luck.
: He went to Las Vegas and spent all his money over a three-day run.
*: They who made their arrangements in the first run of misadventure ... put a seal on their calamities.
: The data got lost, so Ill have to perform another run of the experiment.
: The constant run of water from the faucet annoys me.
: a run of must in wine-making
: the first run of sap in a maple orchard
: The military campaign near that creek was known as "The battle of Bull Run".
: Yesterday we did a run of 12,000 units.
: The book’s initial press run will be 5,000 copies.
: The run of the show lasted two weeks, and we sold out every night.
: It is the last week of our French cinema run.
*: A canting, mawkish play ... had an immense run.
: He broke into a run.
: Financial insecurity led to a run on the banks, as customers feared for the security of their savings.
: There was a run on Christmas presents.
: He stood out from the usual run of applicants.
: ... one of the greatest runs of all time.
*: Aaron Roberts added an insurance touchdown on a one-yard run.
: He can have the run of the house.
: I have a run in my stocking.
: This was my first successful run without losing any health.
*: And Ill tell ya, things arent quite the same / When Im rushing on my run.
*: Frank Fixwell, a 25 year-old male, has been on a heroin "run" (daily use) for the past two years.
*: I was hooked on dope, and hooked bad, during this whole period, but I was also hooked behind robbery. When you&
*: This can develop quite quickly (over a matter of hours) during a cocaine run or when cocaine use becomes a daily habit.
*: DA depletion leads to the crash that characteristically ends a cocaine run.
: Put some run butter on the vegetables.
*: Samples of the regular run butter were sealed in 1 pound tins and sent to Washington, where the butter was scored and examined.
*: ... the Sides are generally made of Hollands Tiles, or Plates of run Iron, ornamented variously as Fancy dictates, ...
*: Vast quantities are cast in sand moulds, with that kind of run steel which is so largely used in the production of common table-knives and forks.
*: For making tea I have a kettle,
*: Besides a pan made of run metal;
*: An old arm-chair, in which I sit well —
*: The back is round.
*: The temperature of the water is consequently much higher than in either England or Scotland, and many newly run salmon will be found in early spring in the upper waters of Irish rivers where obstructions exist.
*: It may be very much a metallic appearance as opposed to the silver freshness of a recently run salmon.
*: Thus, on almost any day of the year, a fresh-run salmon may be caught legally somewhere in the British Isles.
: He strove to excel.
: to strive for the truth
: to strive against fate
*: Now private pity strove with public hate, / Reason with rage, and eloquence with fate.
*: [Not] that sweet grove / Of Daphne, by Orontes and the inspired / Castalian spring, might with this paradise / Of Eden strive.
: rfquotek|Wyclif Bible (Luke xxi. 9)