At the opening of the Piedmontese parliament in 1859, Victor Emmanuel pronounced the memorable words that he could not be insensible to the cry of pain (ii grido di dolore) which reached him from all parts of Italy.
The doctors pronounced recovery impossible.
He pronounced the words that would forever alter her life.
His influence among the Edinburgh students was pronounced.
The renewal of interest in classical literature was shown in the prohibition of the study of sophistry by any scholar under the age of eighteen, unless he had been pronounced proficient in grammaticals.
"It's Ky-ree," I pronounced it correctly.
In some measure we find this practice adopted by more than one of the Fathers, but it was the Alexandrian school, with its pronounced taste for symbolism, that made the most of it.
He pronounced every word plainly, as though he were talking to his schoolmates.
Finally, in the trial of the king he demanded, with the Girondists, that the sentence should be pronounced by a vote of the whole people, and not simply by the Convention.
During the whole of the 1894 session, the attitude of senators and deputies alike was one of pronounced hostility to the president.
The same mountains have been sighted by English explorers coming up from the south and are pronounced to be "very high."
They were pronounced by the Council of Blood to be guilty of high treason (June 2, 1568).
In his written defence he now pleaded the king's pardon, but on the 5th of May 1679 it was pronounced illegal by the Commons.
Five days later he pronounced the marriage between Henry and Anne - which had been secretly celebrated about the 25th of January 1533 - to be valid.
He died on the journey in March 1607; and thus, as one of the brethren pronounced his epitaph, " seeking Cathay he found heaven."
It is convenient to employ a specific name for a projection of a coast-line less pronounced than a peninsula, and for an inlet less pronounced than a bay or bight; outcurve and incurve may serve the turn.
MAORI (pronounced "Mowri"; a Polynesian word meaning "native," "indigenous"; the word occurs in distinction from pakeha, " stranger," in other parts of Polynesia in the forms Maoi and Maoli), the name of the race inhabiting New Zealand when first visited by Tasman in 1642.
The movement in favour of more vigorous railway regulation became pronounced after 1900.
Even though a homonym may be pronounced exactly like another word, it has a completely different meaning.
Nutting had a famous foxhound named Burgoyne--he pronounced it Bugine--which my informant used to borrow.
The gates of the sanctuary screen were closed, the curtain was slowly drawn, and from behind it a soft mysterious voice pronounced some words.
He rubbed his face and glanced at Jade, whose frown was more pronounced than Ileana's.
Her hawk-shaped nose, most pronounced in profile, must have led to numerous grade school nicknames.
Pitt had never taken a side against him, while Lord Chancellor Thurlow was his pronounced friend.
A definite issue was therefore sought by the congress on which to join battle, and it arose out of the death sentences which had been pronounced on certain naval and military officers who had been implicated in the Santa Fe outbreak.
The bishops, particularly St Irenaeus of Lyons, declared themselves in favour of the usage of Rome, but refused to associate themselves with the excommunication pronounced by Victor against their Asiatic colleagues.
Prince Vasili pronounced these last words in a tearful voice.
"Do you think he can last till morning?" asked the German, addressing Lorrain in French which he pronounced badly.