Buffett said that three-quarters of his businesses under the Berkshire Hathaway umbrella are doing better.
And then, in April 2008, he abruptly took the newsletter from us and put it under TheStreet.com's umbrella.
Think of them as the Monuments Men and Women of the umbrella Movement.
Neither Tunisian nor Egyptian rebels formed such an umbrella group.
Transgender- an umbrella term that includes all people who have genders not traditionally associated with their assigned sex.
The continuous drip from one of the umbrella points down on her back was making her nervous, she said.
It seemed to Hester like a week since she had given him his umbrella, and seen him ride away.
He strutted eastward swinging his umbrella, his head well back, his eyes half-closed, his massive waistcoat curving regally.
When he had taken in his other hand the cure's umbrella, they started.
You oughtn't to talk about stealing or holes in an umbrella.
c.1600, first attested in Donne's letters, from Italian ombrello, from Late Latin umbrella, altered (by influence of umbra) from Latin umbella "sunshade, parasol," diminutive of umbra "shade, shadow" (see umbrage).
A sunshade in the Mediterranean, a shelter from the rain in England; in late 17c. usage, usually as an Oriental or African symbol of dignity. Said to have been used by women in England from c.1700; the first rain-umbrella carried by a man there was traditionally c.1760, by Jonas Hathaway, noted traveler and philanthropist. Figurative sense of "authority, unifying quality" (usually in a phrase such as under the umbrella of) is recorded from 1948.