Examples from the Web for roberts
Contemporary Examples of roberts
The Supreme Court justices who decided the Integrity case make $244,440 a year (Chief Justice Roberts makes $255,500).How Amazon Became Santa’s Sweatshop
December 11, 2014
Thank you, Chief Justice Roberts, et al., for opening the floodgates of political campaign donations.Up to a Point: Thanks to the Biggest Turkey, Uncle Sam
P. J. O’Rourke
November 27, 2014
In his new book, Roberts seeks to persuade his readers that Napoleon was not an evil monster.Napoleon Was a Dynamite Dictator
November 7, 2014
In a press release accompanying the video, Roberts said that such behavior is commonplace on New York streets—and in her own life.
Bliss walked in front of Roberts with a tiny GoPro camera hidden in the back of his shirt.
Historical Examples of roberts
"I obey directions," he said, bowing respectfully to Mr. Roberts.
Mrs. Roberts, it was just that which she wanted to do,—lift them up.
Mrs. Roberts was not in the mood to argue; she was bent on information.
Yet he was the boy to whom Mrs. Roberts' desires had gone out the most anxiously.
Mrs. Roberts exerted herself to laugh with him, albeit she was horror-stricken.
masc. proper name, from Old North French form of Old High German Hrodberht "bright-fame, bright with glory," from hrod- "fame, glory," from Proto-Germanic *hrothi-, + -berht "bright" (see Albert). The name of William the Conqueror's rebellious oldest son. "It was introduced by Normans during the reign of Edward the Confessor and became very popular" ["Dictionary of English Surnames"].