If not with Hell's enemies, then within the ranks of demons.
If we do as you say, will you stop whatever it is you're doing in my ranks and leave me alone?
Petroleum ranks second to coal among the state's mineral resources.
I dutifully trekked back through the ranks, lying that I'd been cut off.
There was no room for traitors in his ranks, not with his critical mission on the human world and his own mate within striking distance.
It made me cry that I, who so short a time past was one of their ranks, is now shunned by a member of even this, the lowest profession.
She was neatly dressed with dual ranks, that of Special Assistant to the VP and Special Assistant to Mr. Tim's position.
Brady, I don't need to tell you that there are more rats in the fed ranks than I can find.
"Are you discovering what the Others are doing in your ranks?" she asked.
He couldn't help hoping he saw this strange, new mortal world again, and the rumors spreading throughout the ranks of guardsmen were just that—rumors.
Its long and noble resistance, told by the Roman historian Livy in no less noble language, ranks with the Spanish defence of Saragossa in the Peninsular War.
Nevada ranks sixth in size among the states of the Union.
Although his making religion the sole factor of this evolution was a perversion of the historical facts, the book was so consistent throughout, so full of ingenious ideas, and written in so striking a style, that it ranks as one of the masterpieces of the French language in the 19th century.
Thus a Dominican prior ranks ipso facto as a prelate during his three years of office, but, if not re-elected, loses this dignity with his jurisdiction.
The true, no less than the titular, prelates have their various ranks, differing as regards title, precedence, clothing and other insignia.
Obedience to those of higher ranks in the Order. 3.
Weapons were retrieved from a small barrel pushed through the loose ranks by a youth.
He pressed as far into the ranks as he could and caught the last order issued by the wall commander before the group separated.
Obviously Mom had joined the ranks of those who thought marrying Denton was the only way she could live up to the O'Hara name.
It ranks sixth in point of size (after Sicily) among the islands of Europe, but it is much more sparsely populated.
Although some lurking errors impaired the authority of the concluded parallaxes this work ranks as a valuable contribution to astronomy, since it showed the possibility of employing photography in such delicate investigations.
In 1848, when Milan and Venice rose against Austria, Cremona, then only a lad of seventeen, joined the ranks of the Italian volunteers, and remained with them, fighting on behalf of his country's freedom, till, in 1849, the capitulation of Venice put an end to the hopeless campaign.
Two important educational establishments are the Indian Institute for the education of civil service students for thecolonies, to which is attached an ethnographical museum; and the Royal Polytechnic school, which almost ranks as a university, and teaches, among other sciences, that of diking.
It was almost entirely rebuilt after a destructive fire in 1834, and ranks among the handsomest provincial towns in Austria.
Dr Burmeister was afterwards placed in charge of the provincial museum of Buenos Aires, and devoted himself to the acquisition of a collection of fossil remains, now in the La Plata museum, which ranks among the best of the world.
The Roman priests are drawn from the seminaries, established by the church for the education of young men intending to join its ranks, and divided into lower and higher seminaries (grands et petits sminaires), the latter giving the same class of instruction as the tyces.
The cider apple, which ranks first in importance, is produced in those districts where cider is the habitual drink, that is to say, ___________________________________ chiefly in the region north-west of a line drawn from Paris to the Cattle.
Being in the main a self-supporting country France carries on most of her trade within her own borders, and ranks below _________ commerce, in Millions of Pounds Sterling.
The officers of the army are obtained partly from the oldestablished military schools, partly from the ranks of the noncommissioned officers, the proportion of the latter being about one-third of the total number of officers.
The law further provides for the re-engagement of men of all ranks, under conditions varying according to their rank.
Educational establishments are numerous, and include Brighton College, which ranks high among English public schools.
Herodotus, who ranks Libya as one of the chief divisions of the world, separating it from Asia, repudiates as fables the ordinary explanations assigned to the names Europe and Asia, but confesses his inability to say whence they came.
In the production of vegetables and fruits the state ranks high.
Mississippi ranks high among the southern states in the production of lumber.
In the younger ranks of the educated classes this state of things produced keen dissatisfaction, which soon found vent in revolutionary agitation.
This change was, of course, popular among the lower and middle ranks of the landlord class, but was very displeasing to the great nobles.
Very often he wantonly provoked opposition, as when he shaved off his beard and compelled his chief officials to do likewise, though he well knew that the operation was regarded by the ignorant masses and the pious of all ranks as a sinful defacing of the image of God.
By such means Catherine made herself very popular in the upper ranks of society, but as a woman and a usurper who did little or nothing to lighten the burdens of the people she failed to gain the loyalty and devotion of the masses.
These honorary justices are mainly recruited from the ranks of the higher bureaucracy and the army.
This mode of devotion, however, held its ground among the lower ranks of Catholic piety.
This very popularity had the effect of attracting into their ranks charlatans of the worst type.
But these grants and sales led to distinctions within the ranks of the noble order, like those of which we get faint glimpses among the Roman patricians.