But that's a good way to ruin a terrific friendship.
If nothing else, Wynn was going to make a terrific friend.
It was a terrific speech and they both nodded in mutual agreement.
"Terrific!" said Dean, shaking the young man's hand.
She would have been a terrific mother too, but I guess it wasn't in the plans.
" The day," says Ernest Renan, " in which the belief in an after-life shall vanish from the earth will witness a terrific moral and spiritual decadence.
They left Plymouth on the Toth of June, but owing to a terrific storm it was not till the 25th that they met at the rendezvous.
In 1632 he was appointed to the long vacant post of hetman wielki koronny, or commander in chief of Poland, and in that capacity routed the Tatars at Sasowy Rogi (April 1633) and at Paniawce (April and October 1633), and the Turks, with terrific loss, at Abazd Basha.
War broke out in 1665, and was marked by a series of terrific battles.
That ghastly whiteness it is which imparts such an abhorrent mildness, even more loathsome than terrific, to the dumb gloating of their aspect.
It was a terrific, most pitiable, and maddening sight.
With a terrific snap, every fastening went adrift; the ship righted, the carcase sank.
The ribs were hung with trophies; the vertebrae were carved with Arsacidean annals, in strange hieroglyphics; in the skull, the priests kept up an unextinguished aromatic flame, so that the mystic head again sent forth its vapoury spout; while, suspended from a bough, the terrific lower jaw vibrated over all the devotees, like the hair-hung sword that so affrighted Damocles.
I felt the pebbles rattling as the waves threw their ponderous weight against the shore; the whole beach seemed racked by their terrific onset, and the air throbbed with their pulsations.
Sometimes a terrific whistle brought us to the steps, and Mildred told me in great excitement that a cow or a horse had strayed on the track.
There were about twenty-five thousand people at the game, and, when we went out, the noise was so terrific, we nearly jumped out of our skins, thinking it was the din of war, and not of a football game that we heard.
We had a terrific tussle, I can tell you.
I passed it again the other day, and was struck with awe on looking up and beholding that mark, now more distinct than ever, where a terrific and resistless bolt came down out of the harmless sky eight years ago.
He recounted how Raevski had led his two sons onto the dam under terrific fire and had charged with them beside him.
He was continually imagining that a cannon ball was flying toward him with a terrific whizz, and then he shuddered and sat up.
Suddenly a crackling, rolling noise was heard which seemed to him louder than the most terrific thunder, and he looked round.
Light would start forth on its voyage with terrific speed. Any
Terrific speed through space, were suddenly to plunge into a dense