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1. verb To eat something, often excitedly. ("Nom" is generally deemed imitative of the sound of eager eating.) Do you have anything I can nom on? I'm starving! I can't wait to finally sit down and nom on this pizza—it looks so good!
2. nom An expression of one's excitement for something they are eating or are about to eat. In this usage, "nom" is often repeated more than once. I can't wait to finally sit down and have some of this pizza—nom nom nom.
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Lemieux, 2015, <<Quand les parents choisissent noms et prenoms: pratiques et rites de nominations au Quebec du XXIe siecle>>, Recherches familiales, 12:113-124.
Garneau B., 1985, <<Identite et noms de personnes a Boivert>>, Anthropologie et Societes, 9, 3:33-55.
This year's favorite is Donald Glover, star and creator of FX breakout "Atlanta," who lands his first nom as his career heats up.
A part l'absence des noms propres, s'ajoute le probleme de la censure qui transforme les textes en discours atemporel sans reperes spacieux precis.
--divers elements culturels, dont notamment le vocabulaire de la cuisine, les noms propres relatifs aux medias ou aux gens;
15-31) se concentre sur les sources hittites et les quelques 2500 noms de personnes qui s'y trouvent.
But because NOMS had received a certificate of lawfulness from the city council for its use as hostel in 2005, the local authority said it was powerless to stand in its way.
But because NOMS had received a certificate of lawfulness from the city council for its use as hostel in 2005 the local authority said it was powerless to stand in its way.
"Noms de pays: le nom" presente deja au lecteur simultanement
Les lieux rencontres ne tiennent pas les promesses prodiguees par leurs noms a l'imagination du personnage.
Le nom d'Abou Bakr al-Baghdadi, le chef de Daech, ne figure etrangement pas sur la liste.
Les premiers noms ayant mis l'auteur sur la piste de noms erudits sont, d'une part, l'existence de deux series similaires [Cla(i)ranum, Appianum ou Seners, Aspiranum] de mentions anciennes de trois noms de villages voisins le long d'une ligne naturelle, les deux series etant a plus a 50 km l'une de l'autre; la triple intuition fut la suivante:
Using its Network Occupancy Management System (NOMS), HE aims to reduce the number of lane closure events by 6,000 a month, with the potential to provide a cost savings of GBP 7.02 million per year.
Le Theatre regional de Constantine ne merite-t-il pas qu'on lui donne un nom, pour rendre hommage aux hommes de theatre de la ville, parmi lesquels on citera Ahmed Reda Houhou, Tewfik Khaznadar, Hassen Bencheikh Lefgoun ou Kateb Yacine ?
Based on ZeptoLab's multiaward-winning hit puzzle App - Cut The Rope, toy company Vivid has a range of toys and collectables based around the star of the App, a candy-loving character called Om Nom.