verb (used with or without object) Archaic.
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Those LGBTQ components will be integrated into the convention, which during the time of the coronavirus has been downsized to a largely virtual event, although operations will remain based in the Wisconsin Center in Milwaukee, Wis.Rising LGBTQ stars, historic platform on deck for Democratic convention|Chris Johnson|August 12, 2020|Washington Blade
Sen. Ron Johnson, R-Wis., did him one better, imagining Ebola-infected members of ISIS entering the United States as human WMDS.The Fear About Things That Won't Kill Us Is Killing Us|Cliff Schecter|October 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Sens. Tom Coburn (R-OK) and Ron Johnson (R-WIS) are co-sponsors of the legislation.
She tells me about a show she once played at a college in Madison, Wis., where a few fratty football players got out of hand.Rapper Kitty Pryde on ‘D.A.I.S.Y. Rage,’ Haters, Selling Out & More|Melissa Leon|January 31, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Or, say, Oak Creek, Wis., where a gunman shot and killed six at a Sikh temple in August.The NRA Has a Head Start Against Newly Energized Gun-Control Advocates|David Freedlander|December 18, 2012|DAILY BEAST
This past week, it was the shooting at the Azana Spa in Brookfield, Wis., that triggered those flashbacks.Wisconsin Spa Shooting Brings Back Painful Memories for the Moms of Mass Killers|Winston Ross|October 25, 2012|DAILY BEAST
No man parts wis zat which is valuable, to strangers, wisout a proper honorarium.Checkmate|Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu
It is the largest of all the Homes, though they have a small one at Milwaukee, Wis., and several others.
Finally, they came to what are now Il-li-nois and Wis-consin, where many places still bear the French names then given them.The Story of the Thirteen Colonies|H. A. (Hlne Adeline) Guerber
But I wis it was not on this night that I did think of the renowned Romans, or make these sanctifying reflections.A Legend of Reading Abbey|Charles MacFarlane
They had also worked for some time in the Dodgeville, Wis., lead mines.