A feeling of dread was in the air.
With a sense of deep dread, he felt for the first time that the role he expected of her may not be a role she chose to fulfill.
With some dread, she hunched her shoulders to keep anyone from looking at her micro and opened those from Mr. Tim.
Gabriel.s voice startled her, and dread settled deeper into her stomach.
Lana looked back at the generator, dread in the pit of her stomach.
The "deadly" climates, to which so much dread attaches,, generally mean malaria, and the mastery of this disease would.
The natives do not really respect these wandering friars, but they dread their curses.
Her dread of an ocean voyage kept her in Philadelphia during Franklin's missions to England, and she died in 1774, while Franklin was in London.
He was awaiting Prince Andrew's return with dread and went every day to the old prince's for news of him.
He believed that the jealousy of Russian aggrandizement and the dread of Russian power were absurd exaggerations.
It is easily tamed; and such is the dread of it common to all murine animals that not one will approach a house where it is domiciled."
The Druids claimed the dread power of excluding offenders from sacrifice (Caes.
In contrast with the dread felt by the infantrymen placed in support, here in the battery where a small number of men busy at their work were separated from the rest by a trench, everyone experienced a common and as it were family feeling of animation.
"Oh, that would be so dread..." she began and, prevented by agitation from finishing, she bent her head with a movement as graceful as everything she did in his presence and, looking up at him gratefully, went out, following her aunt.
Dread crept into Deidre.
Rather than dread at what lie ahead of him, he felt nothing but anger.
Immobilized, she waited with panicked dread for an attack like Sasha's.
The presentation of some object of dread, for example, to the eye has or may have a double effect.
4 According to this text Saul was simply possessed with such a personal dislike and dread of Conflicts with David as might easily occupy his disordered brain.
The Mahrattas generally follow Siva and his wife, a dread goddess known under many names.
Dread of the Turks and dread of Spain were the two terrors which haunted Venice till the republic fell.
The states beyond the Balkan now began to dread the advance of the Turks; at the instigation of the pope an allied army of 60,000 Serbs, Hungarians, Walachians and Moldavians attacked Lala Shahin.
Was now raised to the dignity of grand vizier, suc ceeded in inspiring the Janissaries with a wholesome respect, due to their dread of the ro,000 irregulars known as kirjalis by whom he was accompanied.
This dread of pestilence, united with a puritanic hatred of plays, made the citizens do all they could to discountenance theatrical entertainments.
Isolated fireballs and star showers had been occasionally observed, but instead of being attentively watched they had been neglected, for their apparitions had filled mankind with dread, and superstition attributed to them certain malevolent influences.
In the latter case it is necessary to have reliable men with the beaters, who can exercise authority and keep them in order, for both mahouts and elephants have the greatest dread of the huge brute, who appears to be much more formidable than he really is."
How can they have been the " awful mysteries," the " dread and terrible canons," the " mystic teachings," the " ineffable sentences," the " oracles too sacred to be committed to writing " which the homilists of that age pretend them to have been?
And in the other states of Europe there existed, more or less, a similar desire for peace and an equal dread of a fresh outbreak of revolutionary violence.
Scarcely had Pierre laid his head on the pillow before he felt himself falling asleep, but suddenly, almost with the distinctness of reality, he heard the boom, boom, boom of firing, the thud of projectiles, groans and cries, and smelled blood and powder, and a feeling of horror and dread of death seized him.
Wynn trailed, dread growing at the pit of his stomach.
As much as I dread it.
Again, the army was morally weakened by a haunting dread of treason, and some of the chiefs, Ney for example, took the field with disturbing visions of the consequences of their late betrayal of the Bourbon cause, in case of Napoleon's defeat.
Euler's eulogium was enhanced by his desire to quit Berlin, d'Alembert's by his dread of a royal command to repair thither; and the result was that an invitation, conveying the wish of the "greatest king in Europe" to have the "greatest mathematician" at his court, was sent to Turin.
But now that the moment had come she was filled with dread of what she might see.