The single word spoken by Davis held a tone that silenced Royce like a slap to the mouth.
The young woman I didn't know cried out but was quickly silenced by my knife.
He drew the eye of every woman in the room and silenced those around her with his presence.
His honest answer silenced her.
Her arrival silenced conversations and made most everyone do a double take.
He hissed, "I will stop when you have silenced yourselves."
His ominous farewell silenced her.
She hadn't heard or sensed him, as if he'd gone to some sort of stealth mode that silenced even his mind.
His lips silenced her protest and she involuntarily responded.
Their ministers, silenced by Wentworth, after an ineffectual attempt to reach New England, fled to Scotland, and there took a leading part in the great movement of 1638.
The family tradition, however, is that he silenced the drums to enable Louis to speak to the people, and that General J.
The untimely death of that monarch upon the battlefield of Megiddo (608 B.C.), followed by the inglorious reigns of the kings who succeeded him, who became puppets in turn of Egypt or of Babylonia, silenced for a while the Messianic hopes for a future king or line of kings of Davidic lineage who would rule a renovated kingdom in righteousness and peace.
It was Favorinus who, on being silenced by Hadrian in an argument in which the sophist might easily have refuted his adversary, subsequently explained that it was foolish to criticize the logic of the master of thirty legions.
Its immediate occasion was the disputation at Heidelberg (1568) for the doctorate of theology by George Wither or Withers, an English Puritan (subsequently archdeacon of Colchester), silenced (1565) at Bury St Edmunds by Archbishop Parker.
Twitter already has saved lives, toppled dictatorships, and silenced its numerous critics whose basic argument was "because I don't understand this, it must be irrelevant."
Her voice sounded so serious and so sad that the chirping of the birds was silenced at once.
The voices of those who counseled delay and advised waiting for something else before advancing had been so completely silenced and their arguments confuted by such conclusive evidence of the advantages of attacking that what had been discussed at the council--the coming battle and the victory that would certainly result from it--no longer seemed to be in the future but in the past.