[urnst; German ernst]
- Max [maks; German mahks] /mæks; German mɑks/, 1891–1976, German painter, in the U.S. 1941–49, in France 1949–76.
- a male given name, form of Ernest.
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018
Examples from the Web for ernst
Ernst received nearly $450,000 in bundled contributions and $475,000 in independent expenditures from the groups for her race.The New Cruzians Are Ready to Make Life Hell for Mitch McConnell
November 17, 2014
However, Ernst may have finally committed her own devastating gaffe this week.
In doing so, Gretchen Hamel, a spokesperson for the Ernst campaign, said that the paper was biased.
He still seemed disappointed that, in his view, Ernst had injected politics into a job that had never before been political.
The problem was that Ernst was in Kuwait with the 1168 Transportation Company, a National Guard supply unit that she commanded.
I will creep in to my Ernst, and I feel that I shall sleep calmly by his side.
Then came Ernst, and I saw that he too made comparisons between us.
May God support me, and Ernst be gentle towards his erring wife!
I wish Ernst would fire again on his "old flame," and forget dinner.
But Ernst shall not find me awake when he returns: this I have promised him.
- Max (maks). 1891–1976, German painter, resident in France and the US, a prominent exponent of Dada and surrealism: developed the technique of collage
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012