Definitions for "Lewis"
United States labor leader who was president of the United Mine Workers of America from 1920 to 1960 and president of the Congress of Industrial Organizations from 1935 to 1940 (1880-1969)
United States novelist who satirized middle-class America in his novel Main Street (1885-1951)
English critic and novelist; author of theological works and of books for children (1898-1963)
An iron dovetailed tenon, made in sections, which can be fitted into a dovetail mortise; -- used in hoisting large stones, etc.
An attachment for lifting heavy stones, consisting of a sectioned dovetailed iron piece that fits into a dovetail opening in the stone.
A Lewis is a steel lifting device used by Stonemasons to lift large stones into place with a crane, chain block or winch. It is inserted into a specially prepared seating in the top of a stone, directly above its centre of mass. It works by transferring the stone's own weight into leverage on the seating.
Keywords:  hearadh, dhais, siar, eilean, orientale
Lewis (Leòdhas in Scottish Gaelic) or The Isle of Lewis (Eilean Leòdhais), is the northern part of the largest island of the Western Isles of Scotland or Outer Hebrides (Na h-Eileanan Siar). The southern part of the island is called Harris (Na Hearadh). The two names however refer to the two parts of the same island despite the use of the terms 'Isle of Lewis' and 'Isle of Harris'.
Lewis is a lunar crater on the far side of the Moon. It lies along the western edge of the Montes Cordillera mountains that surround the Mare Orientale impact basin. This crater has been heavily disrupted by the formation of the basin, and it is covered by ejecta from the impact leaving only an uneven depression in the surface.
Lewis (known as Inspector Lewis in the US) is a British television drama made as a spin-off from Inspector Morse. Kevin Whately reprised his character Robbie Lewis, who had been Morse's sidekick in the original series. The drama was written by Stephen Churchett, with Morse creator Colin Dexter in a consultant's role.
Keywords:  pianist, medals, olympics, born, singer
United States rock star singer and pianist (born in 1935)
United States athlete who won gold medals at the Olympics for his skill in sprinting and jumping (born in 1961)
United States explorer and soldier who lead led an expedition from St. Louis to the mouth of the Columbia River (1774-1809)
a frustrating player because there is no doubt that he has the talent to be a dominant tight end when he wants to, but he does not play aggressively or compete to the highest level on every play
a game changing tight end that could command a double team in the passing game
Lewis is the name of a cat from Fairfield, Connecticut who garnered mass media attention for being placed under house arrest in March 2006.
Lewis (named after Meriwether Lewis) is an autonomous robot that performs the job of a wedding photographer: it attends social events, moves around, and takes digital photographs of people. It is a research project of the at Washington University.
Keywords:  bateau, skipjack, sail, bottom, two
a V-bottom, two sail bateau (skipjack)
Keywords:  masonic, lodge, adopted, symbol, tool
an operative tool, Masonic symbol, or young man adopted by a Lodge
Keywords:  woolen, shears, cropping, kind, cloth
A kind of shears used in cropping woolen cloth.
Keywords:  photoshop, loves, fine, painting, arts
a Fine Arts major who loves painting in Photoshop
Keywords:  legend, world, own, his
a legend in his own world
an instrument in operative masonry