It must have had a significant price since it was surrounded by so many diamonds!
What's so significant about being his mate?
He didn't have any significant contact with them that I could see.
On the other hand, it is significant how everything in the development of new instruments seems to suggest, and be suggested by, the new methods of expression.
Schultz); but it is surely significant that the great history idealism of Plato was developed from his suggestions.
In the field of federal legislation, no significant change took place until the passage of the Hepburn Act of 1906, which was an amendment of the act of 1887.
The returns from Ireland under the Diseases of Animals Acts 1894 and 1896 are less significant than those of Great Britain.
An equally significant hint, that the Ionian Isles might easily be regained by France, further helped to open the eyes of the purblind Addington ministry to the resolve of Napoleon to make the Mediterranean a French lake.
The subsequent coronation was marked by portentous novelties, the most significant of which was the king's omission to take the usual coronation oath, which omission was interpreted to mean that he considered himself under no obligation to his subjects.
Of all the celebrated accomplishments of science, I think none is more significant than the end of certain diseases, especially the scourge of polio.
Conversely, in places where prosperity has not risen, lack of these ingredients plays a significant role.
Those are only some of the most significant factors contributing to hunger in the world today.
No such system of laws controls relations among nations, no significant world police force exists, and the world court system is very weak.
They cannot destroy the strong, but they can inflict significant damage.
Monarchies with any real, significant power are just waiting out the clock.
So these selections from Miss Keller's correspondence are made with two purposes--to show her development and to preserve the most entertaining and significant passages from several hundred letters.
The other is the maturity and experience of that; if that is our mother tongue, this is our father tongue, a reserved and select expression, too significant to be heard by the ear, which we must be born again in order to speak.
The words which express our faith and piety are not definite; yet they are significant and fragrant like frankincense to superior natures.
He noticed that they whispered to one another, casting significant looks at him with a kind of awe and even servility.
On the contrary, just because he happened to be there he thought it one of the least significant parts of the field.
On seeing the count the major- domo made a significant and stern gesture to them both to go away.
When he sat with his elbows on the dusty writing table in the deathlike stillness of the study, calm and significant memories of the last few days rose one after another in his imagination, particularly of the battle of Borodino and of that vague sense of his own insignificance and insincerity compared with the truth, simplicity, and strength of the class of men he mentally classed as they.
"I quite, quite approve, my dearest!" said he with a significant look, and after a short pause he added: "And I behaved badly today.
But not to speak of the intrinsic quality of histories of this kind (which may possibly even be of use to someone for something) the histories of culture, to which all general histories tend more and more to approximate, are significant from the fact that after seriously and minutely examining various religious, philosophic, and political doctrines as causes of events, as soon as they have to describe an actual historic event such as the campaign of 1812 for instance, they involuntarily describe it as resulting from an exercise of power--and say plainly that that was the result of Napoleon's will.