ida ida  /ˈaɪ də/

Definition(s):

  • (n) an agency of the United Nations affiliated with the World Bank

Usage(s):

  • Democratic presidential candidate Senator John Kerry clapping as vice presidential candidate Senator John Edwards gives a thumbs-up at a rally in Dayton, Ohio, July 2004.

News

  1. Touched by an 'angel': Bluffton Self Help founder Ida Martin dies at 86

    Ida Martin, 86, founder of Bluffton Self Help, died peacefully at Beaufort Memorial Hospital Wednesday. She left a legion of admirers and garnered a raft of accolades, including the Presidential Citizen's Medal, bestowed in 2011 by President Barack Obama.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Island Packet

  2. Ida Martin, founder of Bluffton Self Help, dies at 86

    Ida Martin, the founder of Bluffton Self Help whose service to others was been honored by President Barack Obama, died Wednesday night at Beaufort Memorial Hospital at the age of 86.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Island Packet

  3. Ida Belle Williams Book Club to meet

    The Ida Belle Williams Book Club will meet Tuesday, June 18, 2013 at noon at the Sudie Fulford Community Learning Center on the campus of East Georgia State College. Members are asked to bring a covered dish.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: The Swainsboro Forest-Blade

Quotes

  1. "If I were running al-Qa'ida in Iraq, I would put a circle around March 2008 and be praying as many times as possible for a victory not only for Obama but also for the Democrats," Mr Howard said.
    on Feb 11, 2007 By: John Howard Source: The Australian

  2. After a cabinet meeting, he said: "I want everybody to keep in mind what our focus is, and that is success in making sure that al-Qa'ida and its affiliates cannot attack the United States and its allies."
    on Jun 23, 2010 By: Barack Obama Source: The Australian

  3. "By boosting its IDA pledge by over 100 per cent, the World Bank Group is putting its money where its mouth is," said World Bank president Robert Zoellick.
    on Sep 27, 2007 By: Robert Zoellick Source: ABC Online

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