acorn acorn  /ˈeɪ kɔrn/

Definition(s):

  • (n) fruit of the oak tree: a smooth thin-walled nut in a woody cup-shaped base

Usage(s):

  • Beyond the cliff-teetering physical comedy, which always works the acorn-loving squirrel Scrat returns, reminding us of the joys of old-fashioned voiceless animation there .

News

  1. A look at key events in the kidnapping and rescue of three …

    A 71-year-old man was stabbed multiple times in his home on Acorn Street early Wednesday morning and died at a hospital, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: WJXT Jacksonville

  2. 71-year-old Jacksonville man stabbed at least 10 times

    An elderly man who was found stabbed in his house in the 1200 block of Acorn Street early Wednesday morning has died.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: The Florida Times-Union

  3. Acorn Path, where a teenager died in a crash, qualifies for a stop sign, Syracuse planner says

    The intersection of Acorn Path and Comstock Avenue does not have a stop sign and federal standards indicate that it meets the requirements to have one, City Transportation Planner Paul Mercurio said.
    on June 9, 2013     Source: The Post-Standard

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Quotes

  1. Obama said Sunday on ABC's This Week that he "didn't even know that ACORN was getting a whole lot of federal money."
    on Sep 23, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: USA Today

  2. "Obama has a responsibility to rein in ACORN and prove that he's willing to fight voter fraud," McCain's running mate, Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin, said Tuesday in an interview with conservative radio host Rush Limbaugh.
    on Oct 14, 2008 By: Sarah Palin Source: International Herald Tribune

  3. "We did not find a pattern of intentional, illegal conduct by ACORN staff involved; in fact, no action, illegal or otherwise, was ever taken by any ACORN employee on behalf of the videographers," Harshbarger said in a statement. "Instead, the...
    on Dec 7, 2009 By: Scott Harshbarger Source: Washington Post

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