Other definitions for vis (2 of 3)
Other definitions for vis (3 of 3)
How to use vis in a sentence
A French wizard discovers his newfound sexuality vis-à-vis a magic wand that happens to be attached to him.‘Henri Potter and Le Sorcerer’s Bone’ and More Kids Books France Hates|Bill Schulz|March 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Vis-a-vis writing, Exeter was the place I got interested in writing.
But, to my eyes, that letter says everything about where Clinton stands vis a vis the rest of the Democratic Party.There’s Absolutely No Chance Elizabeth Warren Beats Hillary Clinton|Jamelle Bouie|November 11, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Not only on the diplomatic level— i.e., vis-a-vis Europe or Israel, but also within Palestinian society.Losing Jerusalem Sewage Plant Could Prove Longer Term Win for Palestinians|Hillel Cohen|September 13, 2013|DAILY BEAST
He defended a “resistance economy” vis-à-vis the West and the U.S.Hasan Rowhani: Moderate Candidate Wins Iran’s Election|Omid Memarian|June 15, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Je vis M. le Baron d'Holbach environn d'une vieille femme et de deux villageois, l'un vieux comme elle et l'autre jeune.Baron d'Holbach|Max Pearson Cushing
The controversy of the vis viva was what was the proper definition of the measure of force.
In the debate of the vis viva, it was assumed that in the mutual action of bodies the whole effect of the force is unchanged.
But in this instance, that which the author calls in another passage of his work, the vis Lucilii, fell upon the hard rock.Ancient Faiths And Modern|Thomas Inman
My fair vis-a-vis looked me now full in the face and smiled, so that a dimple in her right cheek was plainly visible.The Way of a Man|Emerson Hough