THIS WEEK’S WORD OF THE DAY QUIZ IS POSITIVELY FELICIFIC
Example sentences from the Web for muir
Starting September 2, Muir will become Anchor and Managing Editor of World News.
In 2013, Muir took viewers into Iran, getting rare access to the streets of Tehran.
Muir, Anchor of 20/20, will become Anchor and Managing Editor of World News starting September 2.
But what he will try to do, of course, is ride it out and stonewall Muir and everyone else.Michael Tomasky on Mitt Romney’s Naïve Evasion Strategy|Michael Tomasky|August 2, 2012|DAILY BEAST
In 1875, Mr. Muir spent some weeks in the Sequoia forests, learning what he could of the life and death of the giant trees.
Without stirring, a sidelong glance showed him Miss Muir coming across the terrace, as if to join Bella.Behind A Mask, Or A Woman's Power|A. M. Barnard
"Oh, God knows," said Mr. Muir, but vouchsafed no further explanation.Our Friend John Burroughs|Clara Barrus
I set the speeches a-going, and then slipped out to join the impatient Muir.Alaska Days with John Muir|Samuel Hall Young
As Muir says, "it is hardly possible to conceive how the tale, if not founded in truth, could ever have been invented."A Literary History of the Arabs|Reynold Nicholson
British Dictionary definitions for muir (1 of 2)
- a Scot word for moor 1
- (in place names)Sheriffmuir