ides ides

Definition(s):

  • (n) in the Roman calendar: the 15th of March or May or July or October or the 13th of any other month

Usage(s):

  1. Land seizure sours the peaceFor the Camp David peace process, and for the slow-paced negotiations between Egypt and Israel on Palestinian autonomy, the ides of March were.
  2. The Ides of March were uneasy.

News

  1. Cardinals tighten grip on No. 1

    The AL West race is heating back up because of scorching-hot Oakland, which has closed a seven-game deficit on May 15 to 1 1/2 games on June 6 by going three weeks without losing consecutive games. In all, the A's are a baseball-best 16-3 since the ides of May, while Texas has gone 10-8.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Sports Illustrated

  2. Joe Lemire: A's make a move into top five behind improving pitching staff

    The AL West race is heating back up because of scorching-hot Oakland, which has closed a seven-game deficit on May 15 to 1 1/2 games on June 6 by going three weeks without losing consecutive games. In all, the A's are a baseball-best 16-3 since the ides of May, while Texas has gone 10-8.
    on June 6, 2013     Source: Sports Illustrated

  3. CHEMIR Presents IDES Plastic Industry Webinar

    Join Christopher Andren, Technical Specialist of CHEMIR for a presentation of case studies and tips for analytical investigations of plastics and polymers. Entitled “Material Identification and Failure Analysis Case Studies: Using an Analytical Lab to Troubleshoot and Rectify Problems”, the webinar is hosted by IDES on June 13, 12:00 CST and available afterwards as a recorded ...
    on June 6, 2013     Source: ThomasNet

Quotes

  1. "The highlight is that ColdFusion hasn't had an IDE in eight years. But it's an Eclipse-based IDE designed to work very well with Flex Builder and the other IDEs," Forta said.
    on Nov 18, 2008 By: Ben Forta Source: InfoWorld

  2. "I'm only two weeks off," Piniella said. "Maybe my 'Ides' are different than the real 'Ides.'"
    on Mar 2, 2009 By: Lou Piniella Source: MLB.com

  3. David Willetts, the shadow education secretary, said: "I know it is the Ides of March today and the prime minister may well feel a little bit uncomfortable at the sound of daggers being sharpened around him. But we ...... are here to praise this...
    on Mar 15, 2006 By: David Willetts Source: guardian.co.uk

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