Associations to the word «Harvey»


HARVEY, proper noun. A surname​.
HARVEY, proper noun. A male given name, in modern use often transferred back from the surname.
HARVEY PROCESS, proper noun. A process for hardening the face of steel, involving the additional carburizing of the face of a piece of low-carbon steel by subjecting it to the action of carbon under long-continued pressure at a very high heat, and then to a violent chilling, as by a spray of cold water. This results in a thick surface of extreme hardness supported by material gradually decreasing in hardness to the unaltered soft steel at the back.
HARVEY SMITH SALUTE, noun. (British) V sign (of contempt or victory)
HARVEY SMITH SIGN, noun. (British) V sign (of contempt or victory)
HARVEY WALLBANGER, noun. An alcoholic cocktail made with vodka, Vanilla Galliano and orange juice.

Dictionary definition

HARVEY, noun. English physician and scientist who described the circulation of the blood; he later proposed that all animals originate from an ovum produced by the female of the species (1578-1657).

Wise words

The chief difference between words and deeds is that words are always intended for men for their approbation, but deeds can be done only for God.
Leo Tolstoy