For all the congressman's posturing about overhauling the tax system, his plan to do so is just a hill of beans. See also: bean , hill , of. A negligible amount. References in periodicals archive? Successful people know that their good intentions don't add up to a hill of beans. The 5 Success Disciplines.
But a study in the Archives of Internal Medicine finds that government policies designed to eliminate food deserts by encouraging grocery stores to open in poor neighborhoods or expand their produce offerings won't amount to a hill of beans. Dessert in the desert: food policy myth. I told Ebers I didn't think I would go, as the only thing I could shoot was a compound, to which he threatened me with harsh, colorful verbiage and reiterated they wanted me there and it didn't matter a hill of beans what I shot.
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These kinds of event usually don't amount to a hill of beans in this crazy world but maybe this year, with the Teesside experience and an election in the offing, we can start asking the questions just a bit louder. We've yielded control over a lot of territory in manufacturing.
And that is why I don't think this issue will amount to a hill of beans over the long run. Torture: appalling but not shocking. Even the toughest agreement among the most well-meaning adults doesn't amount to a hill of beans if the kids continue to run the show.
Off-campus crusade; HC, city and students must cooperate. So in a sense, this tool is a "search engine for words", or a sentence to word converter.
I made this tool after working on Related Words which is a very similar tool, except it uses a bunch of algorithms and multiple databases to find similar words to a search query. That project is closer to a thesaurus in the sense that it returns synonyms for a word or short phrase query, but it also returns many broadly related words that aren't included in thesauri.
So this project, Reverse Dictionary, is meant to go hand-in-hand with Related Words to act as a word-finding and brainstorming toolset. For those interested, I also developed Describing Words which helps you find adjectives and interesting descriptors for things e.
In case you didn't notice, you can click on words in the search results and you'll be presented with the definition of that word if available. The definitions are sourced from the famous and open-source WordNet database, so a huge thanks to the many contributors for creating such an awesome free resource.
Special thanks to the contributors of the open-source code that was used in this project: Elastic Search , HubSpot , WordNet , and mongodb. Reverse Dictionary. Popular Searches. Here's a list of the sites that I'm currently working on: reverse dictionary is a website that allows you to find words based on their definition.
Cancel anytime. Such farming is far friendlier to the environment. Farmers and other American exporters lost access to an important market; consumers are paying higher prices on a wide range of goods. Take the quiz Syn City Build a city of skyscrapers—one synonym at a time. Officer Lucy Bates Ed Marinaro Corporations get goodwill.
In other words, it turns sentences or phrases into words. Give the engine a seed word and it will find a huge list of related words. It allows you to do a broader search than a thesaurus allows.