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Origin of method
SYNONYMS FOR method
OTHER WORDS FROM methodmeth·od·less, adjectivean·ti·meth·od, adjective
Words nearby method
Example sentences from the Web for methods
Laughs aside, the methods can take on other, less spirited forms.The Insane $11 Billion Scam at Retailers’ Return Desks|M.L. Nestel|December 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It is, after all, supposed to be a secret business whose practices and methods are not known to adversaries or friends.
Zubaydah and two other detainees were subsequently waterboarded, and subjected to other methods including sleep deprivation.CIA Interrogation Chief: ‘Rectal Feeding,’ Broken Limbs Are News to Me|Kimberly Dozier|December 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Di Bello described the color-splashed works as “abstract expressionism” with “surrealist” methods.
He added that “the method is not a better method, but complementary to other methods.”It’s Official: Religion Doesn’t Make You More Moral|Elizabeth Picciuto|September 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Dickens taught comparatively little about the subjects of instruction or the methods of teaching them.Dickens As an Educator|James L. (James Laughlin) Hughes
It describes the methods which genius has half-instinctively, half-thoughtfully followed.
A glance at some Chinese and Japanese methods of cookery may perhaps convince us of the probability of these remarks.
Its methods are the same, but its results, with a growing civilization are more painful and destructive to its victims.
The methods were not phylogenetic, as they have since become under the influence of evolutionary belief.
British Dictionary definitions for methods (1 of 2)
- a technique of acting based on the theories of Stanislavsky, in which the actor bases his role on the inner motivation of the character he plays
- (as modifier)a Method actor