But getting cyclists to don a hard-shelled helmet, which can lessen the risks of serious injury, has been a global challenge.
And then don turns around and treats her like a secretary again, too!
Jace Lacob on the revelation and how it connects to don Draper.
The Daily Beast consulted financial specialist don Marron on where we are in the economic turmoil.
Refined, elegant, and to the manor born, Betty is everything that don is not.
Before, when I talked of this to don Carlos, he only laughed at me.
Mr. don looks into the greyness from which this voice comes, and he sees his son.
don Ignacio, too, had done his share to hinder discovery of the truth.
The old greasy is the jacket, and Mr. don obediently gets into it.
don Ramon will be for trying to get her off the rocks when he hears how she lies.
1520s, from Spanish or Portuguese don, title of respect, from Latin dominus "lord, master." The university sense is c.1660, originally student slang; underworld sense is 1952, from Italian don, from Late Latin domnus, from Latin dominus (see domain). The fem. form is Dona (Spanish/Portuguese), Donna (Italian).
early 14c. contraction of do on (see doff). "After 1650 retained in popular use only in north. dialect; as a literary archaism it has become very frequent in 19th c." [OED]. Related: Donned; donning.
c.1300, earlier in surname Chyrimuth (1266, literally "Cherry-mouth"); from Anglo-French cherise, from Old North French cherise (Old French, Modern French cerise, 12c.), from Vulgar Latin *ceresia, from late Greek kerasian "cherry," from Greek kerasos "cherry tree," possibly from a language of Asia Minor. Mistaken in Middle English for a plural and stripped of its -s (cf. pea).
Old English had ciris "cherry" from a West Germanic borrowing of the Vulgar Latin word (cf. German Kirsch), but it died out after the Norman invasion and was replaced by the French word. Meaning "maidenhead, virginity" is from 1889, U.S. slang, from supposed resemblance to the hymen, but perhaps also from the long-time use of cherries as a symbol of the fleeting quality of life's pleasures.
In mint condition; pristine: Mint is what I'm saying. Cherry/ including cherry restorations of Belairs and Fairlanes from the Fifties (1950s+ Hot rodders)
[sexual senses fr the fancied resemblance between the hymen and a cherry]