At the time, the LAPD appealed for help after a 15-year-old girl was sexually assaulted in the area of Hoover and gage avenues.
That means six years, at least, of 30-hour gym days and, at gage, $600-a-month training costs.
gage had become prone to fits of rage and inappropriate behavior.
But Grimes estimates that there are roughly 20 girls at gage training at elite levels, and writing those accompanying checks.
To the astonishment of his doctors, gage survived—but he “was no longer gage,” as one of his friends famously noted.
Of the successful expeditions, Mr. gage points out that much was due to the weakness of the Spanish patrol.
The gage had been thrown down to Andrew, and he dared not pick it up.
Hodge remembered that gage had tried to injure Frank in the past, and the dark-eyed plebe was ready to blaze forth in an instant.
I flung my gauntlet of buffalo-hide at his feet in gage of battle.
So they made vigorous expression of their discontent, and to them gage yielded.
"pledge," c.1300, from Old French gage "pledge (of battle), security, guarantee" (11c.), from Frankish *wadja-, from Proto-Germanic *wadi- (see wed). Italian gaggio, Spanish and Portuguese gage are French loan-words. The verb is late 15c., from French gager. Related: Gaged, gaging.
see gauge. "The spelling variants gauge and gage have existed since the first recorded uses in Middle English, though in American English gage is found exclusively in technical uses" [Barnhart]. Related: Gaged; gaging.
"ascertain by exact measurements," mid-15c., from Anglo-French gauge (mid-14c.), from Old North French gauger (Old French jauger), from gauge "gauging rod," perhaps from Frankish *galgo "rod, pole for measuring" or another Germanic source (cf. Old Norse gelgja "pole, perch," Old High German galgo; see gallows). Related: Gauged; gauging. The figurative use is from 1580s.
"fixed standard of measure," early 15c. (surname Gageman is early 14c.), from Old North French gauge "gauging rod" (see gauge (v.)). Meaning "instrument for measuring" is from 1680s.
A shotgun: a shotgun is called ''the gauge,'' explained Officer Phil Lee/ This man took a gauge (Armond pantomimes holding a gun, then bends over to dodge from it) and two people end up dead
[1970s+ Underworld & police; fr the use of gauge to designate the caliber of a shotgun]