A feeling of dread was in the air.
He met Dan's gaze and saw the same sense of dread on his counterpart's face.
Accustomed freely and fearlessly to investigate whatever came before him, and swayed by a scrupulous dread of insincerity, he was doomed to long and anxious hesitation concerning some of the fundamental points of theology before arriving at a firm conviction of the truth of Christianity.
Reading these letters, Nicholas felt a dread of their wanting to take him away from surroundings in which, protected from all the entanglements of life, he was living so calmly and quietly.
Dread pooled in the base of his stomach for more than one reason.
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.
With each day it seemed to be growing until now she had a feeling of dread when she entered the living room.
She didn't want to disappoint him or Damian and couldn't help but dread the conversation to come.
Gabriel.s voice startled her, and dread settled deeper into 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.
Dread crept into Deidre.
Lana looked back at the generator, dread in the pit of her stomach.
He believed that the jealousy of Russian aggrandizement and the dread of Russian power were absurd exaggerations.
The Druids claimed the dread power of excluding offenders from sacrifice (Caes.
He was awaiting Prince Andrew's return with dread and went every day to the old prince's for news of him.
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.
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.
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.
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."
But, at the last moment, the dread of another Muscovite invasion made them more pliable and, at a Polish diet held at Warsaw from November 1563 to June 1564, which the Lithuanians attended, the question of an absolute union was hotly debated.
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.
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?
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."
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.
But now that the moment had come she was filled with dread of what she might see.
Rather than dread at what lie ahead of him, he felt nothing but anger.