One look told me few kids had dared make fun of his name.
She drew as near as she dared without disturbing them.
Yet she dared not talk to him.
She moved as far as she dared from the rock, searching for him.
She'd dared to hope again that everything was a hallucination brought on by too much alcohol, until Toby burst in chasing a cat she didn't remember owning.
No one dared to contradict him, so he brought in anyone he knew.
After patting her body as dry as he dared, Dean reached over and grabbed her night bag, pulling out her pajamas.
No one had ever dared hit him before.
She dared not stand on her own with the winds strong enough to knock her over.
None of them had ever dared ask this question.
Vara, the only man he might count as a friend if he dared count any, whirled, and moonlight caught his pale green eyes.
"Why have you dared to intrude your unwelcome persons into the secluded Land of the Mangaboos?" he asked, sternly.
But there was another reason she dared not leave her father, one she feared voicing even to the man before her.
The only reservation which the most advanced Gallicans dared to formulate, in the terms of the celebrated declaration of the clergy of France (1682), had as its object the irreformable character of the pontifical definitions, which, it was claimed, could only have been acquired by them through the assent of the Church.
He first asserted his power by literally throwing to the dogs the last of his boyar tyrants, and shortly afterwards announced his intention of assuming the title of tsar, a title which his father and grandfather had coveted but never dared to assume publicly.
Ivan was also the first tsar who dared to attack the Crimea.
Napoleon, .JJL.OIJLLa US 5 usa .L4)~., VYSIS..JA iIU~4QLILiCU 5Sf) ~4IC *UJLC O55iC~~4VC nents among the French clergy against his government, had ught him once more into harmony with the views of Victor manuel; but he dared not brave French public opinion by ther war with Austria, nor did Italy desire an alliance Lch would only have been bought at the price of further dons.
Florus actually dared to scourge and crucify Jews who belonged to the Roman order of knights.
When Lucien pressed him to "dare," he replied "Alas, I have dared only too much already."
In his last number, the seventh, which his publisher refused to print, he had dared to attack even Robespierre, but at his trial it was found that he was devoid of physical courage.
Preserved merely as taxpayers necessary to supply the funds for the maintenance of the dominant and military class, according to a foreign observer in 1571, they had been so degraded and oppressed that they dared not look a Turk in the face.
2 Hitherto, if dialectical studies had been sometimes viewed askance by the stricter churchmen, it was not because logic had dared to stretch forth its hands towards the ark of God, but simply on the ground of the old opposi tion between the church and the world.
Stephen Bathory, voivode of Transylvania and count of the Szeklers, for instance, ruled Transylvania like a Turkish pasha, and threatened to behead all who dared to complain of his exactions; " Stinking carrion," he said, was better than living Szeklers.
Himself regarded by most of his contemporaries as a sceptic, and by some as an atheist, he denounced all who dared to disbelieve in sorcery, and urged the burning of witches and wizards.
He became a megalomaniac to whom no one dared offer a word of advice.
Abjuring pomps and vanities, its citizens observed the ascetic regime of the cloister; half the year was devoted to abstinence and few dared to eat meat on the fasts ordained by Savonarola.
Blanco White, " the rationalist A'Kempis," who had dared to appear as " a religious sceptic in God's presence," had found a biographer and interpreter in Martineau's friend and colleague, John Hamilton Thom.
Unfortunately, even he had not all the courage of his creed, and while he would paint a bird or a fish with perfect realism, he no more dared to trust his eyes in larger motives than did the most devout follower of ShUbun or Motonobu.
A prolonged fight now ensued, in which the Bavarians had the worst of it, and Weert, returning at last to the field, dared not attempt to engage afresh.
"Once, when I was young," said Jim, "I was a race horse, and defeated all who dared run against me.
I dared not scream, and I dared not stay in bed.
What then should I say, if I dared complain, I who am deprived of all who are dear to me?
How he looked at me and wished to say something, but dared not....
No, it was I who dared not.
Her looks asked him to forgive her for having dared, by Natasha's intermediacy, to remind him of his promise, and then thanked him for his love.
"Yes, I never loved her," said he to himself; "I knew she was a depraved woman," he repeated, "but dared not admit it to myself.
And Sonya, though she would never have dared to say so, knew it and blushed scarlet every time Dolokhov appeared.
I shall speak to him myself, said the countess, indignant that they should have dared to treat this little Natasha as grown up.
Pierre knew very well what a hieroglyph was, but dared not speak.
Prince Andrew longed to snatch up, to squeeze, to hold to his heart, this helpless little creature, but dared not do so.
In answer to Rostov's renewed questions, Denisov said, laughing, that he thought he remembered that some other fellow had got mixed up in it, but that it was all nonsense and rubbish, and he did not in the least fear any kind of trial, and that if those scoundrels dared attack him he would give them an answer that they would not easily forget.
Prince Andrew, too, dared not stir, for fear of betraying his unintentional presence.
"And if you allow yourself," he screamed in a fury, addressing Princess Mary for the first time, "to forget yourself again before her as you dared to do yesterday, I will show you who is master in this house.
As soon as the sun appeared in a clear strip of sky beneath the clouds, the wind fell, as if it dared not spoil the beauty of the summer morning after the storm; drops still continued to fall, but vertically now, and all was still.
Afterwards when he had received a name and wealth he dared not think of her because he loved her too well, placing her far above everything in the world, and especially therefore above himself.
They all knew very well that the enchanting countess' illness arose from an inconvenience resulting from marrying two husbands at the same time, and that the Italian's cure consisted in removing such inconvenience; but in Anna Pavlovna's presence no one dared to think of this or even appear to know it.
And he dared not inquire.
When I was a chit of an officer no one would have dared to mock me so... and now!
Drooping in spirit and closing their eyes before the menacing cloud of death that overhung them, they dared not look life in the face.
After all he had done, he dared talk to her as if she were a child.
He trusted Jetr as much as he dared trust anyone.
The craft above him opened its door and lowered itself as close as it dared to the ground.
On Monday I dared venture to Main Street to replenish our near-empty larder.
Then she added, "His mother took it away from him, saying she'd keep it, and stick it in his stepfather if he dared come near them."
She followed as far as she dared, until she drew the wary looks of the remaining guards.
Xander swung his feet down and strode through the apartment and down the stairs to the ground floor, intrigued by who dared try to push their way into his apartment.
But so long as Piedmont was not completely crushed none of the princes dared to take decisive measures against their subjects; in spite of Custozza, Charles Albert still had an army, and Austria, with revolutions in Vienna, Hungary and Bohemia on her hands, could not intervene.
Of all the Sanhedrin only Sameas " a righteous man and therefore superior to fear " dared to speak.
The Persian troops dared not attack the Greeks, but decoyed them into the interior, beyond the Tigris, and tried to annihilate them by treachery.
Had done in 1227; and though his followers reached Acre, they hardly dared venture outside its walls, and returned home promptly in the beginning of 1270.
As a champion of the rights of conscience, and as the only one of the English bishops that dared to resist the king's will, Fisher commends himself to all.
I have dared to undertake the same thing, though I am not yet twenty."
We dared not to take a deep breath for fear of waking him.
If some from time to tune dared to hope for political independence their futility was demonstrated.
She wished to pray but did not dare to, dared not in her present state of mind address herself to God.
Marsin dared not reinforce Tallard to any extent, and the duke was preparing for the grand attack.
It would have been a bold, not to say a reckless, dreamer who dared predict that any future researches could restore to us the lost knowledge that had been forgotten for more than two millenniums. Yet the Victorian era was scarcely ushered in before the work of rehabilitation began, which was to lead to the most astounding discoveries and to an altogether unprecedented extension of historical knowledge.
He hurried the Jeep as fast as he dared on the gravel-slippery road where even a crawl seemed excessive.