As if working down a checklist, he notches short chapters about every institution within the greater floating institution.
If Johnson notches his support up to 10 percent, the question won't be if he alters the November outcome, but how.
That respect will fall more than a couple of notches with any downgrade.
The net was now crowded to the ground and the staffs slipped into the notches of the stakes to hold the net in place.
But at last the saplings were set in the notches, the nooses were formed and fastened on.
The bottom slats fit loosely into notches, hence are removable for washing purposes.
In other cases the wounds may have been of the nature of notches and grooves.
Two notches were cut in the inner side of each strip before it was 61 nailed on.
Still, I must say, having you puts me a couple of notches ahead of her.
The faces have been neatly dressed and the corners ornamented with minute notches.
1590s, from notch (n.). Earlier verb (before misdivision) was Middle English ochen "to cut, slash" (c.1400). Related: Notched; notching.
An indentation at the edge of a structure; an incisure.
An upstroke or peak on a pulse tracing.
[first sense fr use of the term in cricket, and influenced by the cowboy tradition of filing a notch in the handle of one's pistol for each man killed]