The translations of drastic from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «drastic» in English.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «DRASTIC» OVER TIME
The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «drastic» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «drastic» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.
Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about drastic
10 QUOTES WITH «DRASTIC»
Famous quotes and sentences with the word drastic.
It's important to still look like yourself on your wedding day, so I didn't do anything drastic.
Sometimes an opponent stops breathing, and you realise something drastic has happened and they are trying not to let on. Or they go quiet, or they get fidgety. After a while you pick these things up and become more alert to them.
Joan Van Ark
When you're on a long running series, you reach a very rarefied, high oxygen area and after a while to keep a show on the air they have to make some very drastic changes.
I had to make some drastic choices to avoid losing myself.
If I pop off and do something drastic, everyone's going to realise because they know I'm 50. Anyway, middle-aged women are sensational.
William S. Burroughs
Desperation is the raw material of drastic change. Only those who can leave behind everything they have ever believed in can hope to escape.
As a teacher you can see the difference in kids who have parents who were involved. That difference, by the time these kids get to the third grade, is drastic.
I knew absolutely nothing about recording. I had this four-track recorder, and I'd plug my electric guitar right into it, which sounded real bad. I moved any fader that made a drastic change in sound. I thought that was cool - that it was communicating something. I didn't have the skills to do anything subtle. It was just like screaming.
Preventing global warming from becoming a planetary catastrophe may take something even more drastic than renewable energy, superefficient urban design, and global carbon taxes.
I guess there's a vulnerability in seeing a female character trying to get out of something really drastic.
10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «DRASTIC»
Discover the use of drastic in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to drastic and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
Maud Casey -- author of The Shape of Things to Come, a New York Times Notable Book -- explores how we survive modern crises of loss and love through the lives of emotional and geographic nomads.
Maud Casey, 2009
Drastic Measures: A History of Wage and Price Controls in ...
A history of America's use of wage and price controls from colonial times to the 1970s.
Hugh Rockoff, 2004
Drastic Men Of Clay
Let it be a sentinel unto all who have ever had to sit in some out-of-the-way cafe - only to taste the depths of a heartache soup. For at one time or another, we have all been drastic men or women of clay.
Rorry Nighttrain East, 2011
He has to make her see just how much he wants her. How good it can be. But Pam has evaded all of Ethan's attempts to get close to her.Sometimes, a man has to take drastic measures.
Shiloh Walker, 2008
A range of beautifully illustrated Michael Rosen's poems, including many of his classic works such as 'Down behind the dustbin'.
Michael Rosen, 2007
Employment in the Age of Drastic Change: The Future with Robots
The Future with Robots David Arthur Bell. NOTES * The manufacture by Boulton
of Watt's steam engines at a later date was also carried out at Soho. ** The
situation in the service sector is still a mixture of wage employment and ...
David Arthur Bell, 1984
The Drastic Dragon of Draco, Texas
Elizabeth Ann Scarborough. by slippin' off like that and sashayin' right past that
thing? I thought he'd made a meal of you already.” “I didn't see him, señora. You
said he was only the sunstroke of the señorita, so I went looking around to see if I
Elizabeth Ann Scarborough, 2010
Impacts of Urban Growth on Surface Water and Groundwater ...
DRASTIC. modelling. indices. for. the. assessment. of. groundwater. pollution.
potential. M. CHANDRA SEKHAR & K. KARUNA KUMAR Water & Environment
Division, Regional Engineering College, Warangal 506004, India e-mail: ...
J. Bryan Ellis, 1999
Competition Policy: Theory and Practice
However, here we also have to determine whether the optimal investment
corresponds to a drastic or non-drastic innovation. Therefore, we have to
compute the profit made for the optimal drastic innovation and compare it with the
profit made ...
Massimo Motta, 2004
The impact of the drastic decline in raw silk upon land use ...
A geographic investigation was carried out in Japan to determine the impact of the drastic decline in the Japanese raw silk industry after 1930 upon land utilization and silk reeling in four selected areas of sericultural specialization.
Richard Fairchild Hough, 1963
10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «DRASTIC»
Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term drastic is used in the context of the following news items.
Indiana farmers drowning in crop losses following drastic rainfall
You may not realize it, but we all eat a lot of corn. It's found in three out of four products at your grocery store. Everything from your morning ... «Fox 59, Jul 15»
The Drastic Measure Some Farmers Are Taking Because of Record …
The cost of a gallon of milk is usually what has the dairy product making headlines, but this time it's the fact that thousands of gallons of it are ... «TheBlaze.com, Jul 15»
Meg Ryan steps out with a drastic new look at Paris Fashion week
She was sleepless in Seattle and now wide awake in Paris - after years out of the spotlight, Meg Ryan has stepped out yet again, but this time ... «Woman's Day, Jul 15»
China Takes Increasingly Drastic Measures to Halt Stock Market …
Chinese markets have been battered the past four weeks. Heavy selling has plagued the country's equity market despite intrepid efforts by ... «DailyFX, Jul 15»
Vancouver council ponders drastic measure in battle against …
Street homelessness in Vancouver has gone down by 10 per cent since last year and Vancouver council is considering more steps to improve ... «The Province, Jul 15»
$3 million investment amounts to drastic overhaul of Madison's …
MADISON, Ala. (WHNT) – It's Madison's oldest house of learning. So with age, you can naturally expect some issues. But some much-needed ... «whnt.com, Jul 15»
Defending US Women's Open champ Wie making drastic swing …
Michelle Wie may be the defending U.S. Women's Open champion this week at Lancaster Country Club in Pennsylvania, but it won't be the ... «Yahoo Sports, Jul 15»
The drastic results of eating 'healthy foods,' with added sugar
Before the experiment, he ate a clean, healthy diet, but when he suddenly shifted into a high-sugar mode, "the results were really drastic, which ... «CTV News, Jul 15»
Vlade Divac seeks drastic improvement with overhaul of Kings
Vlade Divac seeks drastic improvement with overhaul of Kings. He addresses needs in draft, free agency. Kings will try to add wing depth. «Sacramento Bee, Jul 15»
Carly and Ross hatch a drastic plan
Bob sells his car to help pay for the plumber. This leaves Carly feeling guilty, but Ross has an idea. He hands her a set of keys and tells her not ... «Digital Spy UK, Jul 15»
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