Neumayr was the first to attempt to restore the grander earth outlines of the earth as a whole in Jurassic times.
The rest of the pro-Roman party were forced or persuaded to join the rebels and prepared for war on a grander scale.
Far higher and grander than the Coast Range, the Sierra is much less complicated, being indeed essentially one chain of great simplicity of structure.
Poli, they are grander and more massive.
He imparted to the title a grander significance out of the riches of his personality.
The notion that the ruined cities now buried in the Central-American forests were of great antiquity and the work of extinct nations has no solid evidence; some of them may have been already abandoned before the conquest, but others were inhabited by the ancestors of the Indians who now build their mean huts and till their patches of maize round the relics of the grander life of their ancestors.
The system of Democritus was altogether antitheistic. But, although he rejected the notion of a deity taking part in the creation or government of the universe, he yielded to popular prejudice so far as to admit the existence of a class of beings, of the same form as men, grander, composed of very subtle atoms, less liable to dissolution, but still mortal, dwelling in the upper regions of air.
There was thus no grander lineage in China than that of Confucius; and on all his progenitors, since the throne of Shang passed from their line, with perhaps one exception, he could look back with complacency.
The success at the bridge of Lodi (loth of May) seems first to have inspired in the young general dreams of a grander career than that of a successful general of the Revolution; while his narrow escape at the bridge of Arcola in November strengthened his conviction that he was destined for a great future.
Tannhauser is on a grander scale, but its musical execution is disappointing.
London south of the Thames has none of the grander characteristics of the wealthy districts to the north.
The war of 1672-78, the first of the three great wars of Louis XIV., was fought on a grander scale.
As a rule, the larger the geographic theatre the grander the radiation.
His most important work is his Histoire de la rivalite de la France et de l'Angleterre (in 11 vols., 1 77 1 - 1 777); and among his other works may be mentioned Essai de rhetorique francaise, a l'usage des jeunes demoiselles (1745), often reprinted, and in 1822 with a life of the author; Histoire de Marie de Bourgogne (1757); Histoire de Francois I" (7 vols., 1776-1779); Histoire des grander querelles entre Charles V.
As the conversation began to assume a loftier and grander tone, we gradually shoved our chairs farther apart till they touched the wall in opposite corners, and then commonly there was not room enough.