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sundries

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n sundries miscellaneous objects too numerous or too small to be specified
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n. pl Sundries Many different or small things; sundry things.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • sundries Various small things, or miscellaneous matters, too minute or numerous to be individually specified: a comprehensive term used for brevity, especially in accounts.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n.pl Sundries sundry things: different small things
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Idioms

All and sundry - This idiom is a way of emphasising 'all', like saying 'each and every one'.
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Usage

In literature:

Tina had a habit of leaving sundry brushes, pans or babies lying about.
"Cheerful--By Request" by Edna Ferber
At a pinch he could eat any thing, which on sundry emergencies stood him in great stead.
"The Mirror of Literature, Amusement, and Instruction" by Various
Sundry and manifold are our obligations to this delightful Journal.
"The Mirror of Literature, Amusement, and Instruction" by Various
There also were the dwellings of three or four masters and mates of vessels, as well as of sundry boat-steerers.
"The Crater" by James Fenimore Cooper
Cromwell captures Winchester, and Baring House, and sundry other strongholds.
"The World's Greatest Books, Vol IX." by Edited by Arthur Mee and J.A. Hammerton
An Official Report of the Trials of Sundry Negroes, charged with an attempt to raise an Insurrection in the State of South Carolina.
"A Social History of The American Negro" by Benjamin Brawley
He said prospectors were inclined to show affection for burros by sundry cuffs and kicks.
"Tales of lonely trails" by Zane Grey
His uncle he had never seen, though he had heard from day to day sundry stories of his wooing.
"Mr. Scarborough's Family" by Anthony Trollope
What can sundries include?
"As Seen By Me" by Lilian Bell
The members of the club were merchants, brokers, public service men and sundry.
"Recollections of Calcutta for over Half a Century" by Montague Massey
For sundry practical and other reasons she would refuse.
"The Roll-Call" by Arnold Bennett
There were sundry Swetnams among the string.
"Helen with the High Hand (2nd ed.)" by Arnold Bennett
And no doubt Johnson's enormous size saved them from sundry insults and divers taunts that otherwise might have come their way.
"Little Journeys to the Homes of the Great, Volume 5 (of 14)" by Elbert Hubbard
So he returned to Nineve with all his company of sundry nations and feasted.
"The Worlds Greatest Books, Volume XIII." by Various
Sundry renditions into foreign tongues were even announced as direct translations from the Persian.
"Lippincott's Magazine, Vol. XVII, No. 99, March, 1876" by Various
The Happy Family, under cover or at a safe distance from the hurtling pans, cans and stove wood, caressed sundry bumps and waited meekly.
"The Happy Family" by Bertha Muzzy Bower
The English also pour port into Stilton, and sundry other wines and liquors into Cheddars and such.
"The Complete Book of Cheese" by Robert Carlton Brown
Sundry means also were devised for hastening the deliberations of their Eminences.
"Lippincott's Magazine Of Popular Literature And Science, April 1875, Vol. XV., No. 88" by Various
All and sundry were eager to get on.
"London to Ladysmith via Pretoria" by Winston Spencer Churchill
One afternoon I gave my shotgun to one of the porters to carry afield, remarking facetiously to all and sundry that he looked like a gunbearer.
"African Camp Fires" by Stewart Edward White
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In poetry:

"Long time thro' sundry foreign lands
We slowly pace along;
At length, within a forest wild,
I fell in labour strong:
"Valentine and Ursine" by Anonymous British
Never blooming in this world,
Were it such a thing,
A cherry blossom;
To all and sundry
It would be better not, to announce it so!
"Never blooming in this world" by Ise
My faith in those who seemed my friends
Was broken and our ties were sundered.
I, too, lost Man, the Human, since
He had been lost by all and sundry.
"Change" by Boris Pasternak
As the rich cloud by due degrees expands,
And show'rs down plenty thick on sundry lands,
Thy spreading worth in various bounty fell,
Made genius flourish, and made art excel.
"An Epistle Of The Right Honourable Sir Robert Walpole" by Richard Savage
These but a part — for sundry more than these,
E'en in these wilds, a passing pluck invite:
Nor will I labour here, of blossom'd trees
Or lowlier shrubs, a student's list to write.
"The Rose Of The Wilderness (Gathered In Crossing A Portage On The River Winnipeg)" by George Jehoshaphat Mountain
Although by outward looks, some deeme me void of thought
Lookes are no certayne bookes, but beare false titles oft.
For sundry times I iest, when ioy (alas) is small,
And laugh amongst the rest, yet haue no lust at all.
"A Dumpe" by Humfrey Gifford

In news:

1 cup diced sundried tomatoes.
Crab Cake Sliders with Chipotle & Sundried Tomato Chili Sauce .
It does not take long to glimpse the sundry sides of Gale Agbossoumonde.
Whole-Wheat Pizza With Sundried Tomatoes, Broccoli, and Peppers.
Save A Lot grocery donates a lot of food and sundries .
Mini retail concept will also carry some groceries, sundries .
Homeowner Purchase Incidences of Paint & Sundry Items in 2005.
With Joanie Stephenson, Steve's Sundry, Books & Magazines.
In April, actress and mogul-in-the-making Felicia Day launched Geek & Sundry, an Internet video network with a lineup of original niche programming.
Geek & Sundry Presents #parent on Google Hangouts.
But now, Tuesday nights are giving us a chance to Hangout with some of the Geek & Sundry crowd.
The Queen Of Comic-Con, Felicia Day, Talks Games, Tech And Geek And Sundry .
Felicia Day, The Guild Release 'I'm the One That's Cool' Music Video on Geek and Sundry YouTube Channel (Video).
Pinenuts and sundried tomatoes add interest to avocados, served with Mediterranean dressing .
1/2 package of sundried tomatoes, diced.
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In science:

Cohen, Artin’s braid groups, classical homotopy theory and sundry other curiosities, Contemp.
Closed string field theory, strong homotopy Lie algebras and the operad actions of moduli space
In this note we collect sundry results related to the capability of finite p-groups of class two and prime exponent, using the approach introduced in .
Some results on capable groups of prime exponent and class two
K,S ), and prove that Γgeo K,S has sundry properties that will be used in the proof of the Theorem 1.2.
Cohomology of Standard Modules on Partial Flag Varieties
Furthermore, we provided evaluations of it for a small set of sundry interesting links, in particular for the (prime) knots 942 and 1048, these two being infamous as the first chiral knots whose chirality is undetected by the HOMFLY invariant.
Automatic Evaluation of the Links-Gould Invariant for all Prime Knots of up to 10 Crossings
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