What is Reed?

  • (noun): A vibrator consisting of a thin strip of stiff material that vibrates to produce a tone when air streams over it.
    Example: "The clarinetist fitted a new reed onto his mouthpiece"
    Synonyms: vibrating reed
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on reed:

Jane Eyre (1983 TV Serial) - Cast
... Reed Alan Cox as John Reed Emma Jacobs as Eliza Reed Gemma Walker as young Georgiana Reed Katharine Irwin as young Eliza Reed Robert James as Mr ...
Jody Reed
... Jody Eric Reed (born July 26, 1962 in Brandon, Florida) is a former second baseman in Major League Baseball who had an 11-year career from 1987-1997 ... Reed was a career.270 hitter who also played with the Los Angeles Dodgers (1993), Milwaukee Brewers (1994), San Diego Padres (1995–1996) and Detroit Tigers (1997) ... Reed played college baseball for the Florida State University Seminoles under head coach Mike Martin ...
Reed, Arkansas - Demographics
... There were 95 households out of which 41.1% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 31.6% were married couples living together, 40.0% had a female householder with no husband present, and 23.2% were non-families. 21.1% of all households were made up of individuals and 10.5% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older ...
List Of Women's National Basketball Association Players - R
... Tamika Williams Raymond Jamie Redd Katelan Redmon Brandy Reed Chastity Reed Michelle Reed Tracy Reid Tammi Reiss Kathrin Ress Andrea Riley Ruth Riley Jennifer ...
Many, Many Monkeys - Plot
... Reed, wants Claire to come visit her, but Claire is apprehensive and negative ... Reed admits that she's beginning to realize what's happening and that she "sees" a lot of herself in Claire ... Reed shows up at the hospital, blind as well ...

More definitions of "Reed":

  • (noun): Tall woody perennial grasses with hollow slender stems especially of the genera Arundo and Phragmites.
  • (noun): United States journalist who reported on the October Revolution from Petrograd in 1917; founded the Communist Labor Party in America in 1919; is buried in the Kremlin in Moscow (1887-1920).
    Synonyms: John Reed
  • (noun): United States physician who proved that yellow fever is transmitted by mosquitoes (1851-1902).
    Synonyms: Walter Reed

Famous quotes containing the word reed:

    I do not live in the world of sobriety.
    —Oliver Reed (b. 1938)

    statistic: the us bureau of missing persons reports
    that in 1968 over 100,000 people disappeared
    leaving no solid clues
    nor traceonly
    a space
    in the lives of their friends.
    —Ishmael Reed (b. 1938)

    Most new things are not good, and die an early death; but those which push themselves forward and by slow degrees force themselves on the attention of mankind are the unconscious productions of human wisdom, and must have honest consideration, and must not be made the subject of unreasoning prejudice.
    —Thomas Brackett Reed (1839–1902)