Brandon was as masculine as he could get, but lately his appointed position seemed to have expanded to lord and master of the house.
I was left sitting on my hands until the appointed hour of Howie's nap before Betsy assigned me the chore of remaining in the small room while he slept.
If successful, I was appointed to request what I felt was needed.
Quinn, consider it a personal favor... from the guy you appointed boss.
A kiss and an eyes-closed hug was all they were allowed, followed by a smiling promise from the state-appointed villain, "We'll be in touch."
Then he would have appointed her executor or something.
The 'holding cell' was a lavishly appointed 700 square foot room.
He appointed himself as my big brother... when we were still toddlers, I think.
Yes, my lord. She quit and appointed Gabriel in her stead.
Irritated with the two teenage cousins for whom she was an appointed guardian, she left the apartment to recover the rest of the bags.
In December 1691 he was appointed receiver of the tithes which were originally paid to the bishop of Utrecht, and five years later was nominated to the professorship of eloquence and history.
They are governed by a board of regents consisting of the state superintendent and six other members appointed by the governor.
West Virginia demurred, but was overruled, and on the 4th of May 1908 a master was appointed to take testimony.
As for the Jury, the members whispered to each other for a few minutes and then they appointed the Hungry Tiger their spokesman.
He was elected to Congress, he was chosen judge of the supreme court of Tennessee, he was appointed general in the army, and lastly he was for eight years the president of the United States.
On the day appointed, forty gray- bearded, honest old men stood before the caliph.
You buy a movie ticket online, go to the theater at the appointed time—and an hour into the movie, you get up and leave.
They are elected or appointed to protect the rights of the citizens, yet they become the agents of their death.
For centuries up until very recently, when the Catholic church was considering whether to raise someone to sainthood, they appointed a person whose job it was to dig up all the dirt on the candidate saint and make the case that the person should not be so elevated.
For many years I was self-appointed inspector of snow-storms and rain-storms, and did my duty faithfully; surveyor, if not of highways, then of forest paths and all across-lot routes, keeping them open, and ravines bridged and passable at all seasons, where the public heel had testified to their utility.
On the morning of the day that the young couple were to arrive, Princess Mary entered the antechamber as usual at the time appointed for the morning greeting, crossing herself with trepidation and repeating a silent prayer.
At the appointed hour the prince, powdered and shaven, entered the dining room where his daughter-in-law, Princess Mary, and Mademoiselle Bourienne were already awaiting him together with his architect, who by a strange caprice of his employer's was admitted to table though the position of that insignificant individual was such as could certainly not have caused him to expect that honor.
You have been in the regiment next to no time, my lad, you're here today and tomorrow you'll be appointed adjutant somewhere and can snap your fingers when it is said 'There are thieves among the Pavlograd officers!'