sept sept  /ˈsɛpt/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the month following August and preceding October
  2. (n) people descended from a common ancestor

Usage(s):

  • In the days of Maupassant, mustaches and mistresses, the affluent Frenchman could not do without his cinq a septthe 5-to-7 p.

News

  1. Hurricanes, Gators will kick off at high noon on Sept. 7

    Hurricanes, Gators will kick off at high noon on Sept. 7
    on June 12, 2013     Source: WPXI Pittsburgh

  2. Seattle homeless camp gets Sept. 1 eviction notice

    SEATTLE (AP) — Residents of a homeless camp in Seattle called Nickelsville have a Sept. 1 eviction deadline. A majority of city council members asked the mayor Monday to close the camp and offer shelter, housing and other services to the residents.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: The Wenatchee World

  3. Times: City Council wants Nickelsville shut down by Sept. 1

    The Seattle City Council has called for a Sept. 1 deadline to clear Nickelsville from its West Seattle site, setting up a showdown between city officials and the homeless encampment. All but two City Council members signed a letter Monday directing Mayor Mike McGinn to offer residents housing and services, then evict them from their camp. It’s something the mayor has been hesitant to do, leaving ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: KING5 Seattle

Quotes

  1. "Senator Clinton, this is not the '90s," McCain said. "This is the post-Sept. 11 world. The commander-in-chief does not enjoy the luxury to conduct our national security by means of triangulation."
    on Oct 3, 2007 By: John McCain Source: Reuters

  2. "We live in a dangerous world," Mr. Bush said, "And we need a president who understands the lessons of Sept. 11, 2001: that to protect America, we must stay on the offense, stop attacks before they happen, and not wait to be hit again. The...
    on Sep 2, 2008 By: President Bush Source: New York Times

  3. "Based on everything we currently know, the Blackwater team acted appropriately while operating in a very complex war zone on Sept. 16," Prince said in prepared testimony for a packed hearing of the House Oversight and Government Reform...
    on Oct 3, 2007 By: Erik Prince Source: Fort Worth Star Telegram

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