figured figured  /ˈfɪɡ jərd/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) (of e.g. fabric design) adorned with patterns

News

  1. Why Craig Dahl's words ticked off Rams

    ST. LOUIS -- The St. Louis Rams figured former safety Craig Dahl would share strategy secrets with his new team, the San Francisco 49ers. Some thought Dahl crossed a line Wednesday by publicly suggesting the Rams had figured out run-pass tendencies through certain giveaways. "The way he kind of flaunted it, like, 'Yeah, the reason why the Rams were competitive was because we knew all that ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: ESPN Blogs

  2. This Is How Ed Snowden Got His Secrets

    Investigators have figured out that Edward Snowden took classified documents from the National Security Agency with a thumb drive — which means they "know how many documents he downloaded and what server he took them from," an official told the Los Angeles Times' Ken Dilanian. But they still don't know how Snowden got the secret court order compelling Verizon to give three months of metadata on ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: The Atlantic Wire via Yahoo! News

  3. Curvy Closet: Exclusive Interview with Gwen DeVoe, Founder of Full Figured Fashion Week

    New York, get ready. DeVoe Signature Events showcases plus size fashion and the community for its 5th annual Full Figured Fashion Week. Yes, Full Figured Fashion Week. Next week from June 17-22, New York serves as a haven for the plus size fashion lovers ... More »
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Atlanta Post

Quotes

  1. "I figured I'd come over and straighten out -- we have no intention of participating in today's hearing. It's a total waste of time. We have sufficent laws on the books that we enforce to deal with this issue," Bratton said, still sweaty from...
    on Jul 31, 2008 By: William Bratton Source: KNBC.com

  2. "I figured you're going to make bogeys out here, I just happened to make two on the very first hole. So, just be patient, long way to go. We're all going to make mistakes out there. I wanted to get to even par as fast as I could and then try and get...
    on Jun 12, 2008 By: Tiger Wood Source: Reuters

  3. "I thought someone was going to come get me," Serena said. "Then I figured, 'Well, maybe I just have to report.' I didn't know what to do. I was waiting and waiting. Finally, I was like, 'OK, I think I'm just going to go out.'"
    on Jun 26, 2009 By: Serena Williams Source: New York Daily News

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