To the three of them, the drastic changes that occurred over such a short time span after thousands of years of no change were a warning sign.
He.d expected things to change once he pledged his soul to Death, but he hadn.t expected anything so drastic, so soon.
It was very unlike his friend and second-in-command to allow his control to slip in such a drastic way.
In the end, she made a drastic over-calculation and lost the ground battle.
Well, that would be a little drastic, but it wouldn't hurt us to use some alternate methods to pest control.
Drastic measures were necessary to limit expenditure and to provide new sources of revenue.
This was accompanied in Europe by a drastic weeding out of Miocene types, ultimately leaving the flora pretty much as it now exists.
But, influenced by medical views and by the almost insuperable difficulty of enforcing any drastic import veto in the face of Formosa's large communications by junk with China, the Japanese finally adopted the middle course of licensing the preparation and sale of the drug, and limiting its use to persons in receipt of medical sanction.
His measures were drastic and their success was startling and the government made him an official of the first rank and restored him to his place in the grand council.
In Germany a fungus (Polyporus Laricis) grows on the roots and stems of decaying larches, which was formerly in esteem as a drastic purgative.
The main objects of these drastic alterations have been thought to have been two-fold.
The premature and futile character of these drastic and violent proceedings at Pisa was only too speedily evident.
More drastic were other modifications which it underwent in course of time in several localities, which led to the appearance of various subsidiary forms alongside of the original type.
She abolished serfdom, granted municipal rights to the cities, established an admirable system of elementary and secondary education, and invited all classes to compete for civil offices; and ample means were provided for the approaching struggle by drastic military reform.
The bill, with certain drastic amendments limiting its scope, passed the House on the 8th of April by a majority of 200 to 179.