You interpreted what he told you in a way that gave you hope.
Hegel, as interpreted by Dr MacTaggart).
He interpreted the Sermon on the Mount literally, denounced war and oaths, opposed the union of Church and State, and declared that the duty of all true Christians was to break away from the national Church and return to the simple teaching of Christ and His apostles.
At the same time the Senate interpreted the law so as to exclude all but heads of families actually engaged in farming from the vote for the Duma.
Whatever their origin, sacrifices tend to be interpreted as gifts to the god.
Times of peace meant national disintegration and the lapse of Israel into the Canaanite local cults, which is interpreted by the redactor as the prophets of the 8th century would have interpreted it, viz.
Brit., 1879) were epoch-making; his position was interpreted to English readers by W.
This ruling may be interpreted as part of a campaign directed against the counsellors of Alexander or as an instance of their general principle that intention is equivalent to commission in the eye of the Law.
There they held out for three months, succumbing finally because in obedience to the Law (as interpreted since the time of Antiochus Epiphanes) they would only defend themselves from actual assault upon the sabbath day.
The famine was perhaps interpreted by the Zealots as a punishment for their acquiescence in the rule of an apostate.
But these concessions are unfavourably interpreted and much extortion results.
What may have been an innocent mistake often is interpreted as a deliberate transgression.
Miss Sullivan interpreted his instruction.
In the German class Miss Sullivan interpreted to me as well as she could what the teacher said.
She has felt dead squirrels and rabbits and other wild animals, and is anxious to see a "walk-squirrel," which interpreted, means, I think, a "live squirrel."
Lelorgne d'Ideville smilingly interpreted this speech to Napoleon thus: "If a battle takes place within the next three days the French will win, but if later, God knows what will happen."