Every child feels displaced to some degree when a new sibling arrives.
He was right, to a degree It isn't the past that I'm pitching you, Alex.
It must have helped, at least to some degree, because when he spoke again outside her door, his voice was controlled.
All that churning of sand and dust disguised their trail to some degree, but nothing could hide the trail of five heavy wagons.
Fitzgerald listed a college degree, birth in Ouray, and nineteen years in law enforcement, the last eleven in administrative duty.
Alex is the traditional king of the castle and you are – at least to some degree – subservient.
We've been trying to help put her through a good school for her advanced degree, so she can start working some place and make decent money.
The pod was well-insulated; she didn't feel the three-thousand-degree temperatures a foot from her.
That made some degree of sense.
You mean to tell me, if I could get my fangs to work, and your blood didn't give me third degree burns, I could feed to my heart's content without hurting you?
I didn't get a degree in animal husbandry so I could sit in the house knitting booties.
First I get to third-degree a woman who just lost her husband and then I get to fight Philadelphia traffic.
But after two hours with Cynthia Byrne, he had to fight the inclination to take all of her comments at face value, thereby kissing off any degree of objectivity.
It had been in the back of her mind, but the babies had overridden even that degree of intimacy.
You're the one with a degree in animal husbandry.
To some degree, Katie had been right.
No doubt, it defanged him to some degree as well.
His presence was intense but calming, almost to the degree she had the urge to lean against him and let his huge hands roam her body, grip her from behind and pull her … Crunching from behind her broke the spell.
The armature consists of a bony case, partly composed of solid buckler-like plates, and partly of movable transverse bands, the latter differing in number with the species, and giving to the body a considerable degree of flexibility.
Having studied medicine at Paris, Lucas took the degree of M.D.
First, in the magnitude of what it claims, and second, in the degree to which it differs from what pessimists predict.
On the other end of the education spectrum, college degrees are up: A recent Harvard University study reports that 6.7 percent of the world has a college degree, up from 5.9 percent in 2000.
Without that degree of mental development and activity which perceives the necessity of superhuman creative power, no explanation of natural phenomena is possible.
The only words she had learned to pronounce with any degree of distinctness previous to March, 1890, were PAPA, MAMMA, BABY, SISTER.
It is said that Mirabeau took to highway robbery "to ascertain what degree of resolution was necessary in order to place one's self in formal opposition to the most sacred laws of society."
The soldier is applauded who refuses to serve in an unjust war by those who do not refuse to sustain the unjust government which makes the war; is applauded by those whose own act and authority he disregards and sets at naught; as if the state were penitent to that degree that it hired one to scourge it while it sinned, but not to that degree that it left off sinning for a moment.
The Emperors exchanged decorations: Alexander received the Cross of the Legion of Honor and Napoleon the Order of St. Andrew of the First Degree, and a dinner had been arranged for the evening, given by a battalion of the French Guards to the Preobrazhensk battalion.
A solemn meeting of the lodge of the second degree was convened, at which Pierre promised to communicate to the Petersburg Brothers what he had to deliver to them from the highest leaders of their order.