At least they hadn't ushered her outside in her pajamas, she thought, as she logged on to her laptop.
This was how he had logged the hours, or kept track of his bouts of emesis.
Last year, it began to recover a bit for the first time since the meltdown—it was logged at $52,100 in June 2013.
He logged and accounted for every box that entered food service.
Heller, who has logged 40 years in Hollywood, auditioned for the role without ever having seen an episode of Mad Men.
The ship, as if loth to leave the spot, lingered there; for it fell calm, and by the next meridian we had logged but seven miles.
I wish it understood, that this is literally my own story, logged by my old shipmate.
At twenty minutes past four on Tuesday afternoon a signal was given that the rock was in its place and that it logged again.
Only a little spruce and hemlock beside had been logged here.
When she rose she met storm from the north and logged it accordingly.
"reduced to the condition of a log" (which was old sailors' slang for an incapacitated wooden ship), thus "inert in the water," c.1820, from log (n.1).
unshaped large piece of tree, early 14c., of unknown origin. Old Norse had lag "felled tree" (from stem of liggja "to lie"), but on phonological grounds many etymologists deny that this is the root of English log. Instead, they suggest an independent formation meant to "express the notion of something massive by a word of appropriate sound." OED compares clog (n.) in its original Middle English sense "lump of wood." Log cabin (1770) in American English has been a figure of the honest pioneer since the 1840 presidential campaign of William Henry Harrison. Falling off a log as a type of something easy to do is from 1839.
"record of observations, readings, etc.," 1842, sailor's shortening of log-book "daily record of a ship's speed, progress, etc." (1670s), from log (n.1) which is so called because a wooden float at the end of a line was cast out to measure a ship's speed. General sense by 1913.
the smallest measure for liquids used by the Hebrews (Lev. 14:10, 12, 15, 21, 24), called in the Vulgate sextarius. It is the Hebrew unit of measure of capacity, and is equal to the contents of six ordinary hen's eggs=the twelfth part of a him, or nearly a pint.