messier messier  /ˈmɛ si ər/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) dirty and disorderly

Usage(s):

  1. Of all industrial accidents, few are messier than oil spills.
  2. As the vote nears, things promise to get even messier.

News

  1. Messier Monday: Messier’s First Globular Cluster, M2 [Starts With A Bang]

    “God put me on this earth to accomplish a certain number of things. Right now I am so far behind that I will never die.” -Bill Watterson Welcome back to another Messier Monday, only here on Starts With A Bang! With each new Monday, we take an in-depth look at a prominently visible random object from Messier’s catalogue…
    on June 18, 2013     Source: ScienceBlogs

  2. Messier Interviewed for Rangers Coaching Job

    Mark Messier confirmed to NHL.com that he was interviewed for the Rangers’ vacant coaching position.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: New York Times

  3. Report: Messier interviews for Rangers coach gig

    Messier, who played 10 seasons with the Rangers, voiced interest in the position in May. It appears the interest is mutual. “Yes, of course,” Messier told NHL.com when asked Friday at United Center if he has formally interviewed with Rangers president and general manager Glen Sather.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Sports Illustrated

Quotes

  • "In the past going back to the era where Gordie Howe and Rocket Richard and those players, the really great players didn't seem to go into management or at least not right away," said Gregory. "I told these fellas (Francis, Messier, MacInnis...
    on Nov 12, 2006 By: Jim Gregory Source: 940 News

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