bridges bridges  /b ˈrɪ dʒəz/

Definition(s):

  • (n) United States labor leader who organized the longshoremen (1901-1990)

Usage(s):

  1. To those who suffer from gephyrophobia fear of bridges the alumi num-painted, 2,235-ft.
  2. The golden age of bridges is now.

News

  1. Wintersville native Ron Bridges named state AARP director

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Ron Bridges joined the AARP Kentucky team as its new state director. Bridges joined the Kentucky state office after 15 years of service as associate state director for government affairs in the AARP Ohio office.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: The Steubenville Herald-Star

  2. Bridges, Lagerstrom score five each in all-star classic

    Ryan Bridges scored five second-half points in Monday’s 24th Annual Western Wisconsin All-Star Classic boys’ basketball game to help his team to a 79-76 overtime win over a White team that fea…
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Dunn County News

  3. 5 Claiborne Co. bridges closed after failing inspections

    Five bridges have been closed in Claiborne County after TDOT said it found serious problems during this week's inspections.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: WBIR-TV Knoxville

Quotes

  1. "I have waited for more than 10 years for Rysher to recognize me as the co-owner of the 'Nash Bridges' series. It was my idea and I owned the rights in the first place. From the beginning, I have asked only that Rysher honor our contract, and I am...
    on Jul 7, 2010 By: Don Johnson Source: ABC News

  2. The Jewish community makes "a valuable contribution to the life of the city," the Pope said. "And I encourage all of you to continue building bridges of friendship with all the many different ethnic and religious groups present in your...
    on Apr 19, 2008 By: Pope Benedict XVI Source: Globe and Mail

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