"You are doing well at ensuring my mate wins," he stated.
His eloquence was of the vehement order; but it wins hearers and readers by the strength of its passion, the energy of its truth, the pregnancy and elegance of its expression, just as much as it repels them by its heat without light, its sophistical argumentaiions, and its elaborate hair-splittings.
The player on the dealer's left, without touching or looking at his cards, can bet the amount of the pool, or any part of it, that among his cards is one that is higher (of the same suit) than the turn-up. If he wins, he takes the amount from the pool; if he loses, he pays it to the pool.
In these cases the caller of "Wellington" wins four times the stake and loses twice the stake, the caller of "Blucher" receives six times and loses three times the stake.
I know by now, if he wins he comes back early to brag about it, but if he stays out till morning it means he's lost and will come back in a rage.
Happy the man who wins her!
None the less, in the issue, it is the very element which goes beyond an appeal to facts - it is the depth and purity of Butler's moral nature - which fascinates the reader, and wins praise from Matthew Arnold or Goldwin Smith or even Leslie Stephen.
One wins and one loses.
It's the oldest bond there is, old enough to keep the mating bond from shifting when she wins her deal.
By now, he's found a way to keep her there, even if she wins our deal.
Darkyn wins now if you don't figure out this simple truth.
And just because God attains and wins and finds this uniqueness, all our lives win in our union with Him the individuality which is essential to their true meaning.
As Christianity wins the day, a new objection is raised to it.
Wins, "snake"), known also as Naasenes, an early sect of Gnostics described by Hippolytus (Philosoph.
This character of a proselytizing faith which wins its victories by peaceful means has remained a prominent feature of Buddhism to the present day.
If the declarer succeeds in making at least the number of tricks he stood for he wins whatever stakes are played for; if not he loses.
If the player declaring Nap wins he receives double stakes all round; if he loses he only pays single stakes all round.
This ranks, as a declaration, between three and four, but the player pays a double stake on three, if he wins a trick, and receives a single on three if he takes none.
Thus she is Xt vaia, Sorocva XL, wins ("lady of the lake"),EXeLa ("of marshes"), 7roTaµ(a ("of rivers," especially of the Cladaus and Alpheus, whence her name 'AX0eacia).
In Greek heroic myth Jason thus wins Medea, and (in the race) Milanion wins Atalanta.
The inspirations which the prophet receives by angelic messengers are compared with the irradiation of intellectual light, which the philosopher wins by contemplation of truth and increasing purity of life.
At length Esther or Shahrazad wins his heart and becomes queen.
Here again the story of the man with two brides is not new, but the three characters of the story are so dealt with that each wins the reader's sympathy.
Everyone wins in trade, because goods are reallocated in a way that increases utility to all parties involved.
The noble of the large country, on the other hand, the rural noble, as he commonly will be, is a member of an order, but he is hardly a member of a corporation; he is isolated; he acts apart from the rest of the body and wins powers for himself apart from the rest of the body.
The epic falls into three easily distinguishable parts - the adventures of King Hagen of Ireland, the romance of Hettel, king of the Hegelingen, who woos and wins Hagen's daughter Hilde, and lastly, the more or less parallel story of how Herwig, king of Seeland, wins, in opposition to her father's wishes, Gudrun, the daughter of Hettel and Hilde.
There a man wins local fame as an ascetic with abnormal powers, or a wife, because Alcestis-like she sacrificed herself for her husband and immolated herself on his pyre.
The rider through the fire wins Brunhild but this may belong to another cycle of ideas.