Another posts

flagellated gametes definition run for office meaning i bursted into tears attractive force definition sleeping draughts micropyle definition biology chorally definition clapper clawing full orbed allottee definition rod thunder foveal vision definition counter influence wind sucker veronal definition chop logic cambium examples comes into play meaning so far definition night rail gown rivet cutter what is vitriolized water righteous chief of the batswanas sag down cranial cavity definition den mother definition angulated definition summed up definition apodal definition ciceronian definition wood pussy titrator definition twixt meaning denizen of hell

John Jay

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n John Jay United States diplomat and jurist who negotiated peace treaties with Britain and served as the first chief justice of the United States Supreme Court (1745-1829)
    • ***

Quotations

  • Daniel Webster
    Daniel%20Webster
    “When the spotless ermine of the judicial robe fell on John Jay, it touched nothing less spotless than itself.”

Usage

In literature:

It was begun January 15, 1833, and was edited by John Jay Smith (1798-1881).
"The Philadelphia Magazines and their Contributors 1741-1850" by Albert Smyth
Jay, John, American envoy to London, 291.
"William Pitt and the Great War" by John Holland Rose
Jay, John, American minister, 378.
"The Political History of England - Vol. X." by William Hunt
The author of the address was John Jay, a lawyer from New York, with whom Papaphobia was a mania.
"The Loyalist" by James Francis Barrett
JAY, JOHN, of New York.
"Salem Witchcraft and Cotton Mather" by Charles W. Upham
John Jay of New York Dec. 10, 1778.
"The Critical Period of American History" by John Fiske
John Jay, of New York, President from Dec. 10, 1778, to Sept. 27, 1779.
"Key-Notes of American Liberty" by Various
Certainly that was all John Jay, whom the President sent to England to make a treaty, could do.
"James Madison" by Sydney Howard Gay
He favored the French, who were at war with England, and opposed the treaty with England which John Jay had just negotiated.
"Andrew Jackson" by William Garrott Brown
Jay, John, defends the Constitution, 154.
"Hero Stories from American History" by Albert F. Blaisdell
But this is not the age of John Jays.
"The Redskins; or, Indian and Injin, Volume 1." by James Fenimore Cooper
A preliminary treaty of peace between the United States and Great Britain signed by John Adams, Franklin, Jay, and Laurens.
"The Great Events by Famous Historians, Volume 14" by Various
Negotiated by John Jay on behalf of the United States, and Lord Grenville representing Great Britain.
"The Makers of Canada: Index and Dictionary of Canadian History" by Various
John Jay, worthy son of one of New York's most distinguished families, gave an address.
"The Story of Chautauqua" by Jesse Lyman Hurlbut
John Jay, of New York, received the appointment of chief justice.
"The Student's Life of Washington; Condensed from the Larger Work of Washington Irving" by Washington Irving
JAY JOHN was born in the city of New York in 1745.
"Sages and Heroes of the American Revolution" by L. Carroll Judson
But this is not the age of John Jays.
"The Chainbearer" by J. Fenimore Cooper
Chief Justice John Jay of New York was then recommended by Hamilton for the mission.
"Alexander Hamilton" by Charles A. Conant
JAY, JOHN, report of, on the infractions of the Treaty of Peace, I.
"History of the Origin, Formation, and Adoption of the Constitution of the United States, Vol. 2" by George Ticknor Curtis
William Jay's son, JOHN JAY (1817-1894), also took an active part in the anti-slavery movement.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 15, Slice 3" by Various
***

In news:

The St John's Blue Jays used a trio of three run innings and strong pitching by the combination of Adam Metzger and Jesse Kill to defeat the Parkway Panthers 9-4 Friday afternoon in Midwest Athletic Conference play at Don Black Field.
"Israel Non-Stop" was what the Jewish Community Center in Manhattan called its program on Sunday at the John Jay College Theater.
John Agoglia, who headed negotiations for NBC on deals from Jay Leno's taking over the "Tonight" show to contracts for the three co-stars of "Seinfeld" announced yesterday that he was stepping down.
John M "Jay" Saunders Jr.
John Farrell's focus squarely on the Blue Jays.
And Mrs Robert Stone Tarbell of Binghamton, N.Y. Have announced the engagement of their daughter, Dr Nancy Jane Tarbell, to Dr Jay Steven Loeffler, a son of Dr and Mrs John G Loeffler of Carlisle, Pa.
John Berry / The Post-Standard Jay Wornick, pictured with his wife, Angela, told a national television audience of his 198-pound weight loss.
After rallying late in the second half to score key wins over Kennedy and Brewster, the John Jay girls soccer team's week hasn't been lacking in drama.
It was created in 1886 as a companion to John Jay Audubon 's hand-colored "Birds of America" engravings.
Thirty-four-year-old Jay Sorg replaces John Jarnagin, whose contract was not renewed after the Eagles went 16-and-36 this past season.
The John Jay High School graduated earned a bachelor's degree in elementary education.
Mr Browning was a 30 year resident of South Salem where he taught math to generations of students at John Jay Junior High.
The AIA New York Chapter is co-sponsoring the Architectural Lighting Master Classes (ALMC), scheduled for February 21 and 22, 2001 at John Jay College Theatre in New York City.
Cyrstal Ferguson of East New York, a John Jay College junior, has begun working… (Miller for News ).
Madeline Taylor Cowan, 89, wife of the late John Jay Cowan, of 590 Cowan Farm Road, Walhalla, SC died Saturday, November 17, 2012 at Cottingham Hospice House.
***

In science:

Bill Blume, Rudolf Eigenmann, Keith Faigin, John Grout, Jay Hoe, David Padua, Paul Petersen, Bill Pottenger, Lawrence Rauchwerger, Peng Tu, and Stephen Weatherford.
The Multi-Core Era - Trends and Challenges
I would like to thank my collaborators on this topic for all their help and input over the past few years: Elmé Breedt, Carolyn Brinkworth, Jay Farihi, Jon Girven, Tim Kinnear, Detlev Koester, Tom Marsh, Stelios Pyrzas, Alberto Rebassa-Mansergas, John Southworth, and Claus Tappert.
Gaseous Debris Disks around White Dwarfs
***