- n any long object resembling a thin line
a mere ribbon of land
the lighted ribbon of traffic
- n an award for winning a championship or commemorating some other event
- n a long strip of inked material for making characters on paper with a typewriter
- n notion consisting of a narrow strip of fine material used for trimming
- Not often do you find an eminent young scientist shopping at the ribbon counter of a 5 10 store.
- Many a tradition-minded Athenian, knowing Gropius only as the high priest of modernism, with its flat roofs, ribbon windows, concrete, steel and glass functionalism, promptly got .
- Kerry wore his ribbons when he testified before a Senate committee in 1971; the next day, joining hundreds of other vets, he lobbed them at the Capitol.
News & Articles
- Blue Ribbon Event calls attention to children in foster care
FLORENCE — More than 100 folks attended Pinal Council for CASA/Foster Inc.’s annual Blue Ribbon Event last month, where hundreds of blue ribbons were tied to a tree in front of the Pinal County Courth
June 12, 2013 - Tri-Valley Dispatch
- Ribbon Cutting at Green's Motors
A ribbon cutting was held on Tuesday, May 14th for Green’s Motor Company. In attendance: Owner, Operator Gene Green, Kathy Green and grandson Dylan Green, along with members of the Forreston Area Business Association, friends and guests.
June 11, 2013 - The Prairie Advocate
- Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony Marks Official Opening of BMO Harris Bank's New Omaha Commercial Banking Office
BMO Harris Bank marked the opening of their new Commercial Banking office in Omaha with a ribbon-cutting ceremony, where bank officials were joined by customers and local business leaders, including Greater ...
June 10, 2013 - Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance
- President Bush in Courier Mail
Bush acknowledged that success in Iraq would require a "US political, economic and security engagement that extends beyond my presidency.peStill, he maintained that his surge is working, despite several recent blue-ribbon reports concluding that the...
- Edward Markey in Houston Chronicle
Creating an independent blue-ribbon panel on this oil spill will help provide the recommendations to ensure that similar disasters do not happen again,said Rep. Ed Markey, D-Mass.
- Barack Obama in Tahlequah Daily Press
They don't do anything except slap a yellow ribbon on the back of their SUV,Illinois Sen. Barack Obama said while speaking to the International Association of Fire Fighters. "When our veterans come home, I don't want them forgotten in...