Dix


Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Acronyms, Wikipedia.

Dix

 (dĭks), Dorothea Lynde 1802-1887.
American philanthropist, reformer, and educator who was a pioneer in the movement for specialized treatment of the mentally ill.

Dix

(dɪks)
n.
Otto, 1891–1969, German painter and printmaker.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Dix - United States social reformer who pioneered in the reform of prisons and in the treatment of the mentally ill; superintended women army nurses during the American Civil War (1802-1887)
References in classic literature ?
I think I'll get Diana to go over with me next week, and we can spend the evening with Theodora Dix.
I will give you, Mister Etel, for von pound, dix sous.
Tulliver, not without a particular reason, had abstained from a seventh recital of the cool retort by which Riley had shown himself too many for Dix, and how Wakem had had his comb cut for once in his life, now the business of the dam had been settled by arbitration, and how there never would have been any dispute at all about the height of water if everybody was what they should be, and Old Harry hadn't made the lawyers.
you would never guess what extraordinary events are revealed by the anagram of this sacramental sentence" [he pulls out a piece of paper and reads], "Charles dix, par la grace de Dieu, roi de France et de Navarre.
They chat for most of the video until the woman leans over and begins kissing Dix.
Survivors include her husband, James Clark, of Dix; sons, James Allen Clark (DeAnna) of Dix and Thomas Howard Clark (Michelle) of Tyler, Texas; four grandchildren: Lindsey Clark of Marion and William, Jameson and Samantha Clark of Tyler, Texas; two sisters, Judy Tkaczenko of Dix and Janet Franklin of Norwood Park; brother, Douglas Ehorn (Julia) of Winfield; several nieces, nephews, great nieces and nephews; and special friends Betty Durietz of Waltonville and Dave Burr of Dix.
En revanche, le nombre des projets a participation etrangere a diminue de 9,5%, passant de 986 durant les dix premiers mois 2016 a 892 en 2017.
Entre ambos extremos, la exagerada y caricaturesca poetica de sus famosos grabados de 1924 sobre los horrores de la Primera Guerra Mundial, convive tanto con las metaforas de paisajes expresionistas de los anos treinta como tambien, con algunas sugerentes composiciones kitsch que, con San Cristobal como protagonista, develan a un Otto Dix sumiso, deprimido y magistral en la creacion de imagenes y pintura decorativa.
Su obra provoca y reta al espectador a reflexionar en su entorno, a verlo a traves de la mirada severa de Dix que no acepta sutilezas.
Dix will oversee his wealth management client and will take over the role as Dallas Market Manager.
Dix stayed on the Sport Newcastle dinner committee, was appointed secretary in 2000, and made up to president (as well as secretary) last year.
Notes: A Pre-Bid walk-through will be conducted at the Wilson Tech, Dix Hills campus, 17 Westminster Avenue, Dix Hills, NY on Thursday, November 19, 2015 at 9 AM commencing at the flagpole.