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Listful

Definitions

  • List of s
    List of s
  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Listful lĭst"fụl Attentive.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • Interesting fact: All 50 states are listed across the top of the Lincoln Memorial on the back of the $5 bill
    • listful Attentive.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
  • Interesting fact: Barbara Bush's book about her English Springer Spaniel, Millie's book, was on the bestseller list for 29 weeks. Millie was the most popular "First Dog" in history.
    • adjs Listful attentive
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Quotations

  • Alan Lakein
    Alan Lakein
    “One of the secrets of getting more done is to make a TO DO List every day, keep it visible, and use it as a guide to action as you go through the day.”
  • Oliver Wendell Holmes
    Oliver%20Wendell%20Holmes
    “The advice of the elders to young men is very apt to be as unreal as a list of the hundred best books.”
  • Ezra Pound
    Ezra%20Pound
    “I could I trust starve like a gentleman. It's listed as part of the poetic training, you know.”
  • George Herbert
    George%20Herbert
    “He who has the pepper may season as he lists.”
  • Oliver Wendell Holmes
    Oliver%20Wendell%20Holmes
    “Why can't somebody give us a list of things that everybody thinks and nobody says, and another list of things that everybody says and nobody thinks.”
  • Stan Michalski
    Stan Michalski
    “Don't put people down, unless it's on your prayer list.”

Idioms

A List - Prominent and influential people who comprise the most desirable guests at a social function or gathering.
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At the top of the list - If something is at the top of the list, it is of highest priority, most important, most urgent, or the next in one's line of attention.
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
A.S. hlystanhlyst, hearing; Ice. hlusta.

Usage

In literature:

Moreover, I honestly think the list interesting.
"The Booklover and His Books" by Harry Lyman Koopman
The select list of books in the fields already named is designed to include only the most improving and well-executed works.
"A Book for All Readers" by Ainsworth Rand Spofford
Then I compile a list of the books that I intend to read, and the order in which they should be read.
"The Book-Hunter at Home" by P. B. M. Allan
Make a list of all the materials that have been used in building the inside of your school.
"Where We Live" by Emilie Van Beil Jacobs
Ask for Grosset and Dunlap's list.
"Janet of the Dunes" by Harriet T. Comstock
Ask for Grosset and Dunlap's list.
"Mistress Anne" by Temple Bailey
The list of murders reached appalling dimensions.
"The Story of the Outlaw" by Emerson Hough
This can easily be illustrated from any list of names taken at random.
"The Romance of Names" by Ernest Weekley
This page carried a list of names running down the left margin.
"Out Like a Light" by Gordon Randall Garrett
The following list contains only a few of them.
"Journeys Through Bookland, Vol. 10" by Charles Herbert Sylvester
From a census or other report make a list of the ten leading wheat-producing States; the ten that produce the most corn.
"Commercial Geography" by Jacques W. Redway
Charmingly naive are the little waltzes upon the present list.
"The Masters and their Music" by W. S. B. Mathews
Make a list of six primary dislikes, and a list of six dislikes that are dependent on the instincts.
"Psychology" by Robert S. Woodworth
An announcement appears in a proof of the first list, dated April, 1892, but it was excluded from the list as issued in May.
"The Art and Craft of Printing" by William Morris
On Monday there were deaths from hunger and exposure, and the list swelled rapidly.
"The Complete Story of the Galveston Horror" by Various
No, he'd glanced over the schedule for the pad this afternoon and nothing was listed.
"Project Cyclops" by Thomas Hoover
But all of a sudden the outfits in the worst shape on list number one have disappeared on list number two.
"The Samurai Strategy" by Thomas Hoover
Placed in Hypothetical List in absence of a specimen.
"Check-list of the Birds of Kansas" by Harrison B Tordoff
It must be noticed that the list above is far from being an exhaustive one.
"The English Language" by Robert Gordon Latham
Count Roger swept his eye over the lists.
"God Wills It!" by William Stearns Davis
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In poetry:

And, wide, behold—the list unrolled
Of squires, and lords, and dames:
Some give their silver, some their gold,
And some bestow their names.
"The Walk Home From Beldagon" by Ernest Jones
While thus I laid my list'ning ear
Close to the door of heav'n to hear;
And then the sacred page did view,
Which told me all I heard was true;
"The Believer's Soliloquy; Especially in Times of Desertion, Temptation, Affliction, &c." by Ralph Erskine
Like Samuel learn, whilst but a boy,
To stand before thy God with joy,
And list to what thy gracious Lord
Shall tell thee in his written word.
"Advice To A Youth" by Rees Prichard
O blessed rest! O royal night!
Wherefore seemeth the time so long
Till I see you stars in their fullest light,
And list to their loudest song?
"The King On The Tower" by William Makepeace Thackeray
"Rejoice with us; no more rebuke
Our gladness with thy quiet look."
The gray monk answered: "Keep, I pray,
Even as ye list, the Lord's birthday.
"The Mystic’s Christmas" by John Greenleaf Whittier
The summer will come, and our willow shore
Will hear the merman sing;
But thou wilt list to his song no more
When the rocks with his music ring:
"His Indian Love to Diogo Alvarez" by Louisa Stuart Costello

In news:

Here's a list of Christmas-gift suggestions for the handyman or handywoman on your list, items you can purchase online.
Bucket List vs Truffle List.
The "Top- Compensated CEOs" list and "Top- Compensated Non-CEO Executives" list takes a look at salary, bonuses and stock awards to make up their total pay package.
When your list is complete, task one of your managers to customize opening and closing checklists incorporating every item on your list for every position.
(AP) — The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is proposing to list the state's iconic moose as a "species of concern, " the lowest initial designation on a list of animals and plants seen as at risk of disappearing from the state.
I love watching the Oprah and the Ellen what with their fantasy lists of crap that costs a fortune but I thought it would be fun to put together a list at the other end of the spectrum.
' The 2011 list includes a couple of people you could probably guess would be on the list.
If it's possible to have a favorites list inside of a favorites list, this might be it.
There is less than fifteen days until Christmas, but don't fear dear reader as our On-the-Town staff has put together a list of goodies that are sure to cover just about anyone on your holiday lists.
Salem Community College lists dean's list students for the Spring 2012 Semester .
Many music critics are putting Avril Lavigne on the same list as Lady Gaga – the Most Anticipated Albums of 2011 list.
PORTER ON PEDIGREES, by Alan Porter Lady of Shamrock 's four stakes wins in 2012 have helped her sire Scat Daddy lead the second-crop sire list, just as he led the freshman sire list in 2011.
In a city that wants to come off the "fat cities" lists and on to the "best places to live" lists, we have to be proactive in our approach.
That's not just a list of things that can make some people uncomfortable, it's also a list of pictures and topics I've seen show up on my Facebook feed in the last couple of days.
Scanning through the movie listings in the newspaper, I never would have put Slumdog Millionaire on my must-see list.
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In science:

Before HomeAuthorBean passes on the information from the integration layer to the user-interface layer the monolithic FieldSearchResult-ob ject is transformed to a list of Ob jectFields. home_author.jsp can access the entries of this list directly.
Submission of content to a digital object repository using a configurable workflow system
Probably these were just forgotten in – the corresponding combination of signs of ǫcp, ǫpq, ǫcq (+ + −) was included on line 2 in the list of equivalence relations at the bottom of p. 5 of the electronic version of, but apparently the corresponding symmetry class was not listed.
Random matrices beyond the Cartan classification
After 4C 41.17, which is listed first, the sources a re listed in order of increasing R.A..
Wide-field mid-infrared and millimetre imaging of the high-redshift radio galaxy, 4C41.17
Reduced density matrix obtained from rho, after the qudits given in list are traced out • keep(v/rho,list,[d]): Reduced density matrix obtained from rho, after the qudits not given in list are traced out.
QUBIT4MATLAB V3.0: A program package for quantum information science and quantum optics for MATLAB
Partial transposition of rho. list contains the list with indices of qudits.
QUBIT4MATLAB V3.0: A program package for quantum information science and quantum optics for MATLAB
At the moment works only for qubit registers. • schmidt(v,list): Schmidt coefficients for a pure state v for the bipartition determined by list.
QUBIT4MATLAB V3.0: A program package for quantum information science and quantum optics for MATLAB
The printed edition contains only a sample of the first ten rows. a Count Rate (0.35–8.0 keV); error listed in parentheses b Absorbed photon flux (0.35–8.0 keV); error listed in parentheses.
Chandra ACIS Survey of M33 (ChASeM33): A First Look
The mean effective area for each band is computed assuming a flat spectrum. c HR1 value, error listed in parentheses d HR2 value, error listed in parentheses e Pileup affects the derived values for Rate, Photon Flux, and HRs.
Chandra ACIS Survey of M33 (ChASeM33): A First Look
In this appendix we list the holography measurement values listed in Table III.
Near-Field Radio Holography of Large Reflector Antennas
There are listed al l inequivalent systems of simple roots (inequivalent Cartan matrices) of each of the above listed Lie superalgebras g(A).
Classification of Finite Dimensional Modular Lie Superalgebras with Indecomposable Cartan Matrix
This theorem is proved by first constructing list-decodable codes with constant list size for cost-constrained AVCs.
Rateless codes for AVC models
As more chunks are received, the list size shrinks and the decoding time M is chosen to guarantee that the list size is bounded by a constant.
Rateless codes for AVC models
Therefore (Tc (P ))M can also be list-decoded using the channel estimates with list size exponential in M c.
Rateless codes for AVC models
We want to show that for each M the sampled codewords can be used in a list decodable code with constant list size L.
Rateless codes for AVC models
Initially 100-item lists, using the ‘Swadesh list’ (e.g.
The emerging field of language dynamics
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