Definition of Stieve
1. firm [adj STIEVER, STIEVEST] - See also: firm
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Literary usage of Stieve
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Poets and Poetry of Scotland: From the Earliest to the Present Time by James Grant Wilson (1876)
"A stieve HEART AND A STURDY STEP. Ne'er trow the day will lour throughout, although the dawn be dark; Ne'er dream ye're doomed to drag through life, ..."
2. The English Historical Review by Mandell Creighton, Justin Winsor, Samuel Rawson Gardiner, Reginald Lane Poole, John Goronwy Edwards (1901)
"To an ampler treatment of the Thirty Years' War stieve would, as an original historian, have addressed himself with the impartiality born not of ..."
3. A Selection of Cases on the Conflict of Laws by Joseph Henry Beale (1902)
"stieve, syndic of the bankruptcy in Alsace-Lorraine, ... stieve finds in the account current opened by the branch of the Bank of Alsace-Lorraine with the ..."
4. The Catholic Encyclopedia: An International Work of Reference on the by Charles George Herbermann (1913)
"stieve and revis«! by MAYR (Munich, 1905); vol. VIII: Von Am Rüstungen Herma Maxim, von R. Ыя zürn Aufbruch der Passauer, ed. stieve and revised by MAYR ..."