He improved big time this weekend.
He added a little tequila this time, and the absence of the plastic improved the taste more than he expected.
Actually, that would be an improved status.
He'd been moving steadily downhill since before he traveled west to his mother's final days and had not improved since her passing.
His position at home scarcely improved during the war.
Alex improved physically, but he remained in a coma.
Her mood improved, Deidre returned to her penthouse with newfound resolve to enjoy the last few months of her life.
When Dean chided her about her improved mood she simply laughed and said love does that to people.
Dean continued to exhibit restrain with his comebacks in deference to the improved moods around Bird Song.
Gradually, however, the technical difficulties were overcome and success assured, largely as a result of improved methods worked out by Mond for the recovery of the ammonia.
We have adopted Christianity merely as an improved method of agri-culture.
At least that stuff seems to have improved your blue mood.
While Dean's mood had slowly improved, he still envied their contentment.
A later and improved edition was produced in Paris, 1858, in 14 vols.
However, new and improved cows are now able to make milk with more of these enzymes.
And being attractive hadn't improved her life much.
It greatly improved Dean's frame of mind and he was in fine spirits when he reached his desk.
The experiment is, in fact, much improved by passing the primary light through a coloured glass.
The Monongahela has been improved by locks and dams to Fairmont.
The Little Kanawha, which has also been improved, serves chiefly for the transportation of logs which are floated down to the Ohio.
Public security is considerably improved, and regular brigandage (as distinct from casual robbery) hardly exists.
Matters improved considerably under Charles Emmanuel III., in whose reign of forty-three years (1730-1773) the prosperity of the island was much increased.
Though the emperor Julian improved its defences, the town was destroyed by the Huns under Attila, in the 5th century, but Justinian did his best to restore it.
At that time many were in serious disrepair, but most of them have been greatly improved by the construction of proper regulators and sluices.
To Thomas Beaufort, duke of Exeter, from whom it passed to Humphrey, duke of Gloucester, who largely improved the property and named it Placentia.
Heating by warmed air, one of the oldest methods in use, has been much improved by attention to the construction of the apparatus, and if properly installed will give as good effects as it is ossible to obtain.
In 1789 all citizens were made equal before the law, and the position of Presbyterianism improved till 1791.
Not only has the breed of cattle been improved, but the system of grazing has completely altered.
Uriburu found in 1897 the financial position so far improved that he was able to resume cash payments on the entire foreign debt.
He directed the preparation of the star-maps of the Berlin academy 1830-1859, edited from 1830 and greatly improved the Astronomisches Jahrbuch, and issued four volumes of the Astronomische Beobachtungen of the Berlin observatory (1840-1857).
Hezekiah improved the defences and arranged for a good water supply, preparatory to the siege by Sennacherib, the Assyrian general.
During the twenty years preceding the census of 1901 there was a fall in the death rate of 3.4 per thousand, of which, however, 1 per thousand is attributable to the decline in the birth rate, the balance being attributable to improved sanitary conditions.
(4,7 2 4,4 00 acres) were included in farms. The percentage of improved farm land, as in Maine, New York and Pennsylvania, increased from 1850 until 1890 and decreased after 1890; and in 1900 out of a total acreage of 4,724,400 acres only 2,126,624 acres (45%) were improved.
Large steps were made towards the union of the two kingdoms by the representation of Scotland in the parliament at Westminster; free trade between the two countries was established, the administration of justice greatly improved, vassalage and heritable jurisdictions abolished, and security and good order maintained by the council of nine appointed by the Protector.
In 1658 the improved condition of Scotland was the subject of Cromwell's special congratulation in addressing parliament.
He is said to have baptized the emperor Philip and his son, to have done some building in the catacombs, to have improved the organization of the church in Rome, to have appointed officials to register the deeds of the martyrs, and to have founded several churches in France.
The dockyard was altered and improved by Charles I.
In the improved Pollak-Virag system the received signals are recorded in characters similar to ordinary handwriting.
Preece, who took up the subject about the same time as Prof. Trowbridge, obtained improved practical results by combining together methods of induction and conduction.
The appliances in the Poldhu station were subsequently enlarged and improved by Marconi, and corresponding power stations erected at Cape Cod, Massachusetts, U.S.A., and at Cape Breton in Nova Scotia.
This alteration improved the operating conditions in three ways.
Wine is the prevailing drink, The condition of the workmen employed in manufactures has improved during recent years.
If the smallpox and polio successes were achieved in a low-tech world, think how much more we can accomplish with vastly improved tools, infrastructure, and communication.
And because agriculture is a technology, subject to technological advance, advances in agriculture will quicken and multiply, leading to improved nutrition and decreased hunger and famine.
A couple of centuries pass and improved harnesses come along.
Technology brings about economic wealth through improved production, facilitation of trade, and promoting the division of labor.
They are but improved means to an unimproved end, an end which it was already but too easy to arrive at; as railroads lead to Boston or New York.
I discovered many a site for a house not likely to be soon improved, which some might have thought too far from the village, but to my eyes the village was too far from it.
Have not men improved somewhat in punctuality since the railroad was invented?
The Rostovs' monetary affairs had not improved during the two years they had spent in the country.
Natasha's looks, as everyone told her, had improved in the country, and that evening thanks to her agitation she was particularly pretty.
Either black is particularly becoming to her or she really has greatly improved without my having noticed it.
"You have improved in looks and grown more manly," continued the countess, taking her daughter's hand.
His grades have greatly improved since he has begun following his curfew.
The looks of the plain Countess Mary always improved when she was in tears.
Dean felt satisfaction that his wife's dark mood had improved, but Martha's departure remained on her mind.
By the 1859 conventions the state railway system obtained an entry into Paris by means of running powers over the Ouest from Chartres, and its position was further improved by the exchange of certain lines with the Orleans company.
Poulsen immensely improved this process by placing the arc in an atmosphere of hydrogen, coal-gas or some other nonoxidizing gas, and at the same time arranging it in a strong magnetic field.'
My elocution was greatly improved after I finished my public speaking course.
They looked in the pond and at the flowers, and improved their time.
Anna Mikhaylovna, though her circumstances had improved, was still living with the Rostovs.
We briefly discussed tomorrow's half-day activities now that the weather had improved but our collective hearts weren't in it.
Koch subsequently improved the method.
Her schoolwork improved, she was responsible about helping out and generally unobtrusive.
But once cars improved enough, for all intents and purposes we stopped increasing their top speed.
As the weather improved, the goats began kidding in earnest.
For the next few days, he steadily improved – even to the point of walking on his own.