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Definition of Pieces
pieceVirtu Vir*tu" (?; 277), n. [It. virt[`u] virtue, excellence,
from L. virtus. See Virtue.]
A love of the fine arts; a taste for curiosities. --J.
An article, or piece, of virtu, an object of art or
antiquity; a curiosity, such as those found in museums or
I had thoughts, in my chambers to place it in view,
To be shown to my friends as a piece of virt[`u].
Piece Piece, v. i.
To unite by a coalescence of parts; to fit together; to join.
``It pieced better.' --Bacon.
PiecePiece Piece, n. [OE. pece, F. pi[`e]ce, LL. pecia, petia,
petium, probably of Celtic origin; cf. W. peth a thing, a
part, portion, a little, Armor. pez, Gael. & Ir. cuid part,
share. Cf. Petty.]
1. A fragment or part of anything separated from the whole,
in any manner, as by cutting, splitting, breaking, or
tearing; a part; a portion; as, a piece of sugar; to break
Bring it out piece by piece. --Ezek. xxiv.
2. A definite portion or quantity, as of goods or work; as, a
piece of broadcloth; a piece of wall paper.
3. Any one thing conceived of as apart from other things of
the same kind; an individual article; a distinct single
effort of a series; a definite performance; especially:
(a) A literary or artistic composition; as, a piece of
poetry, music, or statuary.
(b) A musket, gun, or cannon; as, a battery of six pieces;
a following piece.
(c) A coin; as, a sixpenny piece; -- formerly applied
specifically to an English gold coin worth 22
(d) A fact; an item; as, a piece of news; a piece of
4. An individual; -- applied to a person as being of a
certain nature or quality; often, but not always, used
slightingly or in contempt. ``If I had not been a piece of
a logician before I came to him.' --Sir P. Sidney.
Thy mother was a piece of virtue. --Shak.
His own spirit is as unsettled a piece as there is
in all the world. --Coleridge. PiecePiece Piece, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Pieced; p. pr. & vb. n.
1. To make, enlarge, or repair, by the addition of a piece or
pieces; to patch; as, to piece a garment; -- often with
2. To unite; to join; to combine. --Fuller.
His adversaries . . . pieced themselves together in
a joint opposition against him. --Fuller.
Meaning of Pieces from wikipedia
(not to be confused
with peace) may refer
deplo**** on a chessboard
the game of chess Pieces
- In Pieces
is the sixth studio album
by American country music artist Garth
Brooks. It was released
31, 1993. It debuted
at #1 on the Billboard...
- Life in Pieces
is an American sitcom television series created
by Justin Adler
and which premiered
on CBS on September
21, 2015 and concluded
on June 27...
- A Million Little Pieces
is a British drama
by Sam Taylor-Johnson and based
on the book of the same name by James
- Reese's Pieces
are a peanut butter candy manufactured
by The Hershey
Company; they are oblate spheroid
s**** that are colored...
- Five Easy Pieces
is a 1970 American drama
by Carole Eastman
Joyce) and Bob Rafelson, and directed
by Rafelson. The film stars
- with a total
of sixteen pieces
. The pieces
to each player
by color. The lighter colored pieces
to as "white...
is the eighth studio album
by Styx, released
1, 1978. Like the band's previous
album, The Grand Illusion
(1977), it managed...
of Her is a thriller novel
by American author Karin
21, 2018 by William Morrow
- Thirty pieces
was the price
for which Judas Iscariot
betra**** Jesus, according
to an account
in the Gospel
26:15 in the New Testament...
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