lino lino  /ˈli noʊ/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a floor covering

Usage(s):

  1. The envoys quenched their diplomatic thirsts with glasses of white Capri, red Barolos, tawny Marsala and Gringo-lino, and Italy's champagne, Asti spumante, from Peter's Cellar.
  2. Adrianos gestures around his home, a wooden shack with a ragged lino floor, which the government could bulldoze at any moment.

News

  1. Tennis-Den Bosch Open women's singles round 1 results

    June 17 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the Den Bosch Open Women's Singles Round 1 matches on Monday Garbine Muguruza Blanco (Spain) beat 5-Mona Barthel (Germany) 7-5 1-6 6-2 Tsvetana Pironkova (Bulgaria) beat 8-Kristina Mladenovic (France) 6-4 6-4 2-Dominika Cibulkova (Slovakia) beat Lourdes Dominguez Lino (Spain) 6-1 6-7(5) 7-6(3) Sofia Arvidsson (Sweden) beat Ayumi Morita (Japan) 3-6 6-2 6 ...
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! Sports

  2. Angler wins Slam'n Salm'n Derby with 29.1-pound king

    Veteran angler Jioji Lino took the top prize at this year's Downtown Soup Kitchen Slam'n S
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Anchorage Daily News

  3. Small fish could net big reward in Ship Creek king salmon derby

    The Slam'n Salm'n Derby at Ship Creek concludes Sunday at noon. Joiji Lino's catch of 29.01 pounds leads and could become the smallest to win the event.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: Anchorage Daily News

Quotes

  • McConnell, R-Ky., said, "Many throughout Kentucky have been touched by the story of Lino Nakwa."
    on Apr 19, 2008 By: Mitch McConnell Source: WAVE

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