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.
He added a little tequila this time, and the absence of the plastic improved the taste more than he expected.
Dean felt satisfaction that his wife's dark mood had improved, but Martha's departure remained on her mind.
Dean continued to exhibit restrain with his comebacks in deference to the improved moods around Bird Song.
As the weather improved, the goats began kidding in earnest.
But once cars improved enough, for all intents and purposes we stopped increasing their top speed.
For the next few days, he steadily improved – even to the point of walking on his own.
Her schoolwork improved, she was responsible about helping out and generally unobtrusive.
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.
Koch subsequently improved the method.
While civilization has been improving our houses, it has not equally improved the men who are to inhabit them.
We have adopted Christianity merely as an improved method of agri-culture.
At least that stuff seems to have improved your blue mood.
And being attractive hadn't improved her life much.
While Dean's mood had slowly improved, he still envied their contentment.
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.
P. io) claim that became universal; the methods of illumination were improved; and micrometers with screws of previously unheard of fineness and accuracy were produced.
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.
Wine is the prevailing drink, The condition of the workmen employed in manufactures has improved during recent years.
A later and improved edition was produced in Paris, 1858, in 14 vols.
This alteration improved the operating conditions in three ways.
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.
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.'
Its sanitary condition, though still defective, was improved by the drainage of the adjacent Almajar Marsh; and after 1870, when the population had dwindled to about 26,000, Cartagena advanced rapidly in size and wealth.
Marconi, by giving great attention to details, improved the electromagnetic tapper, and, combining it with his improved form of sensitive tube, made a telegraphic instrument as follows: the small glass tube, containing nickel and silver filings between two silver plugs, was attached to a bone holder, and under this was arranged a small electromagnet having a vibrating armature like an electric bell carrying on it a stem and hammer.
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.
In the improved Pollak-Virag system the received signals are recorded in characters similar to ordinary handwriting.
The dockyard was altered and improved by Charles I.
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.