Examples from the Web for thomas
We read Thomas Piketty because we needed to understand these failures to have any hope of grappling with them.
Thomas Piketty raised the Big Questions this year about democracy and inequality.
Thomas Sadoski should be the frontrunner to play every smarmy privileged thirty-something from now on.'The Newsroom' Ended As It Began: Weird, Controversial, and Noble|Kevin Fallon|December 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The eyes of people like Thomas Patrick Cullen III, firefighter, Squad 41, husband, father, 31 years old.
Kaimipono Wenger teaches at Thomas Jefferson School of Law in San Diego, California.
Thomas Arnold was thirty-three years old when he was called as head master to Rugby.Little Journeys To The Homes Of Great Teachers|Elbert Hubbard
To cheer him up, the Captain invited him to join Mrs. Thomas and himself on a cruise in the Susan.Two Knapsacks|John Campbell
Involuntarily Thomas put forth his hand to hold her back; but he needed not to do so.The Life of Thomas Wanless, Peasant|Alexander Johnstone Wilson
You must remember, Sir Thomas, that I am only a dirty little servant.The City in the Clouds|C. Ranger Gull
He often saw Thomas, and his admiration for the grave, silent man grew.The Rock of Chickamauga|Joseph A. Altsheler
British Dictionary definitions for thomas
Word Origin and History for thomas
from Greek Thomas, of Aramaic origin and said to mean "a twin" (John's gospel refers to Thomas as ho legomenos didymos "called the twin;" cf. Syriac toma "twin," Arabic tau'am "twin"). Before the Conquest, found only as the name of a priest. After 1066, one of the most common given names in English. Doubting Thomas is from John xx:25; A Thomist (1530s, from Medieval Latin Thomista, mid-14c.) is a follower of 13c. scholastic theologian St. Thomas Aquinas. (Also see Tom, Tommy).
Medicine definitions for thomas
Idioms and Phrases with thomas
see doubting thomas.