Nasby

Nasby

nickname for U.S. postmasters. [Am. Usage: Brewer Dictionary, 745–746]
Allusions—Cultural, Literary, Biblical, and Historical: A Thematic Dictionary. Copyright 2008 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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HAB is a term used to describe people's tendency to attribute hostile intent to others (Nasby, Hayden, & DePaulo, 1980), which has been recognized as a contributor to peer-directed aggression.
Nasby, in terrupting their reading of assigned chapters with class performances of tall and frontier tales, and acculturating them to unreliable narrators via contemporary instances of irony in print.
Private J NaSBY, 20, Northumberland Fusiliers, of West Stanley, Co.
PITCHIN Wavertree SAMIR NASBY routed Magical Mystery Score 5-0 in one of the season's most impressive and emphatic wins.
commences a feud with Cooke Nasby, an Apache boy from the nearby reservation.
Our study did not compare the difference of arch widths on basis of gender, like the previous studies by Howes, 1957; Isaacson et al, 1971; Nasby et al, 1972; Schulhof et al, 1978.
* I have taken the brochures and seen...I think I will walk the trail that leads up to Nasby.
with Judith Nasby. Guelph: Macdonald Stewart Art Centre, 2007.
2004, at 26-27; Graham Nasby & Matthew Phillips, SCADA Standardization, INTECH, May/June 2011, at 18.