The word bespoke is derived from the verb to bespeak, meaning to "speak for something". The particular meaning of the verb form is first cited from 1583 and given in the Oxford English Dictionary: "to speak for, to arrange for, engage beforehand: to ‘order’ (goods)”. The adjective "bespoken" means “ordered, commissioned, arranged for” and is first cited from 1607.
Bespoke is a studio album by American electronic music producer Daedelus. It was released on Ninja Tune in 2011.
At Metacritic, which assigns a weighted average score out of 100 to reviews from mainstream critics, Bespoke received an average score of 72% based on 12 reviews, indicating "generally favorable reviews".
Bram Gieben of The Skinny gave the album 4 stars out of 5, saying: "Musical ideas crash and break against each other in a seamless, organic way, always with a sense of playful wonder."
I pity Simon Coveney. The Minister for Foreign Affairs is just the latest dupe of Woke Inc ...It’s in their interest to mix morality with consumerism, and sort us neatly into demographic boxes ... But blind faith in the prevailing woke ideology moved him to facilitate a bespoke, prestigious, well-remunerated – and suitably worthy – role for Ms Zappone ... .
“The grow light has a blind that moves over to blocks the grow light just before I take an exposure with the flash,” Bromhall says. “After the frame is taken the blind rolls back. The exposure interval, grow light with blind, and track or rotating head are controlled by a bespoke made control box.” ... .
Recently I called into the PSNI station in my hometown on a mundane issue. After the security checks, I found myself waiting in reception ... But normal policing should be the same everywhere, not bespoke versions for certain areas — shots fired in the air with impunity somewhere, a blind eye to extortion in another, punishment beatings anywhere ... Latest.
Accessibility in video games has thankfully improved greatly in recent years, with developers and hardware manufacturers increasingly offering players with disabilities options ranging from colour-blind modes to modifiable inputs.
Established last 2020, bespoke jewelry brand, The Blind Designer & Company, is the brainchild of Cristina and her husband Daniel Bautista... The Blind Designer & Company’s Cristina Zuluaga and Daniel Bautista. “This is why I call myself The Blind Designer because I am literally blind,” Cristina tells Manila BulletinLifestyle.
The FA has produced a video to highlight the difficulty colour blind people have distinguishing the two colours ... And the Premier League has developed a 'colour blind friendly flag’ which identifies the best kit combinations for people who are colour blind and uses a 'bespoke online software tool' to test whether strips should be worn together.
Since the turn of the millennium, we've been taking down our curtains in favour of putting up Scandi-style blinds and an array of shutters ...Made-to-measure or ready-made? There are some quality, affordable choices among ready-to-hang, but don't assume that bespoke will be out of your price range.
You also get blind spot indicators, parking sensors and 360 degree cameras that give you a view all around the car - which is especially useful when it comes to parking ...Settle down to watch a movie though - close the privacy blinds with just a touch of a button for that cinematic feel - and the Ghost's fantastic, bespoke soundstage impresses ... .