This warfare has little to do with ideas and policy - and everything to do with the bottom line.
In the shorter term, the bottom line is that the pill, like all modern medicine, allows our bodies to defy nature.
At bottom, then, the press conference reflected the general drift that Clift described.
For all his new-media cool, at bottom Hadley is an old-school relationship executive.
Instead they often sink in silence, bodies and all, to the bottom of the sea.
The hollow in the bottom of which Saint-Jory is built was changed into a lake.
Just as he reached the bottom he saw the Ogre looking down on him.
Well had it been said that Loki was at the bottom of all the misfortunes that ever befell in Asgard.
With a faint moan he fell senseless into the bottom of his boat.
But she would get to the bottom of that matter later: Philip engaged her attention now.
Old English botm, bodan "ground, soil, foundation, lowest part," from Proto-Germanic *buthm- (cf. Old Frisian boden "soil," Old Norse botn, Dutch bodem, Old High German bodam, German Boden "ground, earth, soil"), from PIE root *bhu(n)d(h)- (cf. Sanskrit budhnah, Avestan buna- "bottom," Greek pythmen "foundation," Latin fundus "bottom, piece of land, farm," Old Irish bond "sole of the foot"). Meaning "posterior of a person" is from 1794. Bottom dollar "the last dollar one has" is from 1882. Bottom-feeder, originally of fishes, is from 1866.
1540s, "to put a bottom on," from bottom (n.). Meaning "to reach the bottom of" is from 1808 (earlier figuratively, 1785). Related: Bottomed; bottoming.
The buttocks; ass (1790s+)