verb (used with object), rived, rived or riv·en, riv·ing.
verb (used without object), rived, rived or riv·en, riv·ing.
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Origin of rive
OTHER WORDS FROM riveun·rived, adjective
Words nearby rive
Example sentences from the Web for rive
We were riven by political divides, but over time, these may come to seem less important as we move to the other side of our collective traumas.The Pandemic Made Us Strangers to Ourselves. Will We Have Learned Anything When It's Over?|Sherry Turkle|March 16, 2021|Time
The fight over Dominion and its influence has riven Virginia politics in recent years.“The People We Serve Are Paying Too Much for Energy:” Virginia Lawmakers Are Targeting Dominion Energy|by Patrick Wilson and Mel Leonor, Richmond Times-Dispatch|January 29, 2021|ProPublica
Responsibility for their inoculation, meanwhile, will fall to a public health system maimed by budget cuts and riven by racial and other inequities.Mass vaccinations against covid-19 will be ‘mind-blowing’ challenge for Alabama, other poor, rural states|Isaac Stanley-Becker|November 29, 2020|Washington Post
The president, GOP senators and his advisers have been riven over what to offer in terms of immigration throughout his presidency.Trump, in town hall, says he wouldn’t have done anything differently on pandemic|Colby Itkowitz, Josh Dawsey, Felicia Sonmez, John Wagner|September 16, 2020|Washington Post
I was wearing a lacy black nightgown and Rive Gauche by St. Laurent when I let him in.
The quaint methods of previous witnesses are amplified by M. de la Rive.
M. de la Rive must therefore on all counts of his evidence be ruled out of court as a witness.
People would go into the woods and rive out boards with a fro.Slave Narratives: a Folk History of Slavery in the United States From Interviews with Former Slaves|Work Projects Administration
I do not know of a more insidious temptation to buy what you do not need than loitering along the quais of the Rive Gauche.Paris Vistas|Helen Davenport Gibbons
Mr. Ionides says that once, on the rive gauche, they met Murger, and Whistler introduced him.The Life of James McNeill Whistler|Elizabeth Robins Pennell