Thus they stood and waited for what appeared to be the reading of a will.
Thus, she realized that she did not need to wear makeup to be beautiful.
She had come thus far, so she might as well continue.
Thus it always is.
The mirror was curved, thus it made objects look farther away than they really were.
Older people, because they have the money, have tended to be more productive, and thus more powerful.
Thus attired I went down to help entertain the company.
Over time, Amazon has achieved such scale and thus has collected so much data that their suggestions are really useful.
Thus it is that my friends have made the story of my life.
Thus one's Facebook friends may be more diverse in all sorts of ways than one's "actual" friends.
By this fluctuation the pond asserts its title to a shore, and thus the shore is shorn, and the trees cannot hold it by right of possession.
I too felt a slumberous influence after watching him half an hour, as he sat thus with his eyes half open, like a cat, winged brother of the cat.
The old princess sighed sadly as she offered some wine to the old lady next to her and glanced angrily at her daughter, and her sigh seemed to say: "Yes, there's nothing left for you and me but to sip sweet wine, my dear, now that the time has come for these young ones to be thus boldly, provocatively happy."
He did not know that the brick buildings, built to plan, were being built by serfs whose manorial labor was thus increased, though lessened on paper.
The director of her conscience was astounded at having the case presented to him thus with the simplicity of Columbus' egg.
He was the tallest one there and thus the one they asked to hang the ornaments at the top of the tree.
Guards hung back in a loose perimeter around him, but they had thus far not challenged him.
Thus we had genetic modifications in plants that could have occurred in nature but probably wouldn't have.
I mean, we know how we live and thus, how humans live.
Everyone in the future will learn English because it will be the language of the Internet and thus the language of the world and commerce.
Thus it is that any child may be taught to use correct English by not being allowed to read or hear any other kind.
Having finished speaking to her, the Emperor looked inquiringly at Balashev and, evidently understanding that he only acted thus because there were important reasons for so doing, nodded slightly to the lady and turned to him.
Thus the captain touchingly recounted the story of his love for a fascinating marquise of thirty-five and at the same time for a charming, innocent child of seventeen, daughter of the bewitching marquise.
She was the only one to register her candidacy thus far.
Young Indian elephants are hairy, thus showing affinity with the mammoth.
The latter are dug up with the tusks; the left one being generally employed in this service, and thus becoming much more worn than its fellow.
In fact, the book could survive for centuries, as could new perfect copies of the book, and thus the ideas could be distributed.
Today, an astonishing 77 percent of the people in the world have mobile devices and thus access to all kinds of better care via telemedicine.
Thus, because Chad is not good at painting, he cannot paint for a living.
Because the advances are highly distributed, they are thus highly likely.
It can take growth for granted and thus overtax.
Lelorgne d'Ideville smilingly interpreted this speech to Napoleon thus: "If a battle takes place within the next three days the French will win, but if later, God knows what will happen."
And having thus demolished the young man, Anna Pavlovna turned to another group where Bilibin was talking about the Austrians: having wrinkled up his face he was evidently preparing to smooth it out again and utter one of his mots.
He was, however, preparing to go away and it had not entered his head to regret that he was thus depriving himself of chances of meeting her.
Thus he stumbled on Bagovut's corps in a wood when it was already broad daylight, though the corps should long before have joined Orlov-Denisov.
Having arranged matters thus, Denisov and Dolokhov intended, without reporting matters to the higher command, to attack and seize that convoy with their own small forces.
Thus in a time of trouble ever memorable to him after the birth of their first child who was delicate, when they had to change the wet nurse three times and Natasha fell ill from despair, Pierre one day told her of Rousseau's view, with which he quite agreed, that to have a wet nurse is unnatural and harmful.
Thus in the morning--especially if she had eaten anything rich the day before--she felt a need of being angry and would choose as the handiest pretext Belova's deafness.
Thus our conception of free will and inevitability gradually diminishes or increases according to the greater or lesser connection with the external world, the greater or lesser remoteness of time, and the greater or lesser dependence on the causes in relation to which we contemplate a man's life.
Thus far my summer has been sweeter than anything I can remember.
Thus he learns that words name things and actions and feelings.
For more than five years I maintained myself thus solely by the labor of my hands, and I found that, by working about six weeks in a year, I could meet all the expenses of living.