He didn't seem to be prompting her.
Betsy kept prompting Martha to take notes.
(2) The prompting of national ambition or a desire to wipe out the record of a humiliating defeat.
"It's easy to get into trouble when you're out scratching on your own," Dean said, prompting for more detail.
In the preface the translator praises the king for prompting him not to rest satisfied with the literature of the West, but to have recourse to the "most pure and copious waters of the Greeks."
In 1530 at the prompting of Budaeus.
2.57) that Solon made a law that the poems should be recited " with prompting " (E inro/30Xij).
By its prompting the thing grows, develops and decays, while this " germinal reason," the element of quality in the thing, remains constant through all its changes.
Prompting to them, we have to notice another form in which the inwardness of Christian morality manifests itself, which, though less distinctive, should yet receive attention in any comparison of Christian ethics with the view of GraecoRoman philosophy.
Thus, in his view, not merely natural inclinations towards pleasures, or the desires for selfish happiness, require to be morally resisted; but even the prompting of the individual's conscience, the impulse to do what seems to him right, if it comes into conflict with the common sense of his community.
These he peddles still, prompting God and disgracing man, bearing for fruit his brain only, like the nut its kernel.
A few of the gents nodded off but the pastor would quickly bring them back we a raised voice and a fist pound, prompting a hearty Amen.
Rioting took place at Rome at the prompting of the popular leaders, Sulla narrowly escaping to his legions in Campania, whence he marched on Rome, being the first Roman who entered the city at the head of a Roman army.
Enthusiasm for Corsica was a leading motive prompting him to this prolonged exertion.
The mass of the population of Gela and Camarina in the disastrous year 405 had, at the prompting of Dionysius, taken refuge at Syracuse.