Ironically, in this dispute, the atheist Hoyle was on the side of the pope in seeing a linkage between the Big Bang and God.
Hoyle is at work on a new book about counterinsurgency and the U.S. military.
Hoyle would have been in the seventh heaven over all this, were it not, alas!
No; at least I devoted myself to other games, and my Hoyle was forgotten.
Dr. Hoyle did not find it necessary to hire out any of his slaves as he had enough work to keep them all busy.
He dealt the cards in his turn, correctly, and played according to Hoyle.
Her alleged phenomena fit into the scheme, her development is according to the spiritualistic Hoyle.
But farmers in that land are poor, and Mr. Hoyle could give his only child his blessing only.
The man whom Samuel was compelled to call master was named Hoyle.
About 1737, Hoyle's 'Treatise on Whist' was first published.
cited as a typical authority on card or board games, in reference to Edmond Hoyle (1672-1769), author of several works on card-playing. The surname, according to Bardsley, represents a Northern English dialectal pronunciation of hole. "In Yorks and Lancashire hole is still dialectically hoyle. Any one who lived in a round hollow or pit would be Thomas or Ralph in the Hoyle." ["Dictionary of English and Welsh Surnames," London, 1901]