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wondrous Sentence Examples

  • Was he truly the only person capable of doing those wondrous deeds?

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  • And at night what soothing, wondrous hours we spent in the shadow of the great, silent men-of-war.

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  • The latter were about to bury him without delay or ceremony, but the gastald or chief magistrate of the city interfered and appointed a public funeral; rumours of his wondrous travels and of posthumous miracles were diffused, and excitement spread like wildfire over Friuli and Carniola; the ceremony had to be deferred more than once, and at last took place in presence of the patriarch of Aquileia and all the local dignitaries.

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  • Therefore when, three weeks after the session began, a debate on Irish election+petitions gave him opportunity, Disraeli attempted that first House of Commons speech which imagination still dwells upon as something wondrous strange.

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  • It was at his house, full of all the wondrous, half-forbidden novelties of the west, that Alexius, after the death of his first consort, Martha, met Matvyeev's favourite pupil, the beautiful Natalia Naruishkina, whom he married on the 21st of January 1672.

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  • Perceval meets a party of knights in armour; he first adores the leader as God, and then takes them to be some new and wondrous kind of animal, asking the most naïve questions as to their armour and equipment.

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  • Then at the command of Zeus he was sent homewards, but was again wrecked on the island of Phaeacia, _whence he was conveyed to Ithaca in one of the wondrous Phaeacian ships.

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  • Aristo of Chios and Herillus of Carthage, Zeno's heterodox pupils, Persaeus, his favourite disciple and housemate, the poet Aratus, and Sphaerus, the adviser of the Spartan king Cleomenes, are noteworthy minor names; but the chief interest centres about Zeno, Cleanthes, Chrysippus, who in succession built up the wondrous system.

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  • Within them was found the Fountain of Youth; the pebbles which give light, restore sight, and render the possessor invisible; the Sea of Sand was there, stored with fish of wondrous savour; and the River of Stones was there also; besides a subterranean stream whose sands were of gems. His territory produced the worm called "salamander," which lived in fire, and which wrought itself an incombustible envelope from which were manufactured robes for the presbyter, which were washed in flaming fire.

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  • Philosophy seeking knowledge for its own sake; morality, manifested in the sense of truth, right, and virtue; and religion, the belief in and communion with superhuman powers ruling and pervading the universe, are human characters, of which it is instructive to trace, if possible, the earliest symptoms in the lower animals, but which can there show at most only faint and rudimentary signs of their wondrous development in mankind.

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  • Lorenzo recommended the young Leonardo, who went to Milan accordingly (at some uncertain date in or about 1483), taking as a gift from Lorenzo and a token of his own skill a silver lute of wondrous sweetness fashioned in the likeness of a horse's head.

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  • Poets, philosophers, historians and naturalists (among whom may be mentioned Virgil, Aristotle, Cicero and Pliny) have eulogized the bee as unique among insects, endowed by nature with wondrous gifts beneficial to mankind in a greater degree than any other creature of the insect world.

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  • David and his followers are found in the south of Hebron, and as they advanced northwards they encountered wondrous heroes between Gath and Jerusalem (2 Sam.

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  • The climax of this wondrous elevation was reached when, on the extinction of the line of Kettler, the estates of Courland, in June 1737, elected him their reigning duke.

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  • These travels must have profited him greatly, and we have our share of the advantage; not so much, however, in The Wondrous Tale of Alroy or Tancred, or the "Revolutionary Epic" which he was inspired to write on "the windy plains of Troy," but in the letters he sent home to his sister.

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  • I think he is a very resourceful director, who seems to create wondrous plays every time!

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  • savor that wondrous world.

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  • declamation of most wondrous poetry was beautifully clear.

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  • wondrous grace, into the way?

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  • That is truly wondrous makes me wonder what we 're missing out on !

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  • What a very wondrous place to set the believer in at the very outset of his course of discipleship !

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  • steadfast love, for his wondrous works to the children of men!

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  • Ethel Reagan has become a staunch advocate of allowing the wondrous Psychic Tipster sufficient freedom to perform her good works amid mountains, or woods, or plains of Idaho where she resides.

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  • An equally wondrous tho less intoxicating beverage can be prepared from the beans of the Cocoa Plant.

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  • With golden comb so lustrous, And thereby a song sings, It has a tone so wondrous, That powerful melody rings.

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  • A wondrous display of fancy dress and masks were everywhere - the colors and glorious efforts made by everyone were truly delightful.

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  • Faire Maid, is't thou wilt doe these wondrous feats?

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  • Have a look at these opening gambits for a taster of the wondrous site that is the World RPS.

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  • A bald head with an elongated whisper of hair encircling that wondrous globe which is the swimmer's bonce.

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  • Again like The Full Monty, Wondrous Oblivion weaves a number of darker, more interesting subplots around a fairly hackneyed central storyline.

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  • heed ye this counsel that ye may obtain the fruit of holiness from the tree of wondrous glory.

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  • intoxicately wondrous tho less intoxicating beverage can be prepared from the beans of the Cocoa Plant.

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  • Your look so joyous That goes beyond Nature and custom's A thing so wondrous.

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  • panoply of fantastic characters that populate the wondrous world of the Hulk.

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  • stalagmites ever seen, growing in the wondrous Hall of Thirteen.

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  • As an ambassador of Christ, he preached the wondrous mercy of God with a spiritual unction and solemn earnestness.

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  • wondrous to behold.

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  • wondrous sights will be there for all to see?

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  • wondrous cross, again without accompaniment.

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  • wondrous creatures that Yahweh offers to the man to give name to none is suitable.

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  • And in the hearts of all blossomed wondrous flowers of wondrous beauty, the flowers of joy.

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  • wondrous things like natural vistas, a storm, beauty, great art or the night sky.

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  • That is truly wondrous makes me wonder what we're missing out on!

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  • Fairy Powers, so wondrous great, Make our dear Tin Woodman straight!

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  • I suppose you were all expecting a sensationalistic review of this quite wondrous film, detailing the shocking aspects of its narrative.

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  • For the past ten years rheumatologists have become increasingly aware that statins may have equally wondrous effects on inflammatory arthritis.

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  • What a very wondrous place to set the believer in at the very outset of his course of discipleship!

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  • It is messy, contentious and factional, but it is also wondrous, inspired, and - above all - serendipitous.

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  • wondrous in Thy saints, O God.

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  • One day, however, he meets a party of knights in armour; he first adores the leader as God, and then takes them to be some new and wondrous kind of animal, asking the most naïve questions as to their armour and equipment.

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  • Translations from Arany: The Legend of the Wondrous Hunt (canto 6 of Buda's Death), by D.

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  • These latter exist in wondrous number and variety, exercising every imaginable form of good work - education, both primary and secondary; the care of hospitals, orphanages, penitentiaries, prisons; of asylums for the blind, the deaf and dumb, the insane; of refuges for the aged poor and the destitute.

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  • This most wondrous of mornings promises a rebirth, the reincarnation of a soul whose life will end his waiting.

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  • I think he is a very resourceful director, who seems to create wondrous plays every time !

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  • It does not allow a reader time to enjoy and to savor that wondrous world.

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  • Then the finest stalagmites ever seen, growing in the wondrous Hall of Thirteen.

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  • Let them thank the Lord for his steadfast love, for his wondrous works to the children of men !

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  • The ability of chosen people to annoy even those emotionally committed to them is wondrous to behold.

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  • What wondrous sights will be there for all to see?

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  • Then we sang When I survey the wondrous cross, again without accompaniment.

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  • Have we been brought, through God 's wondrous grace, into the way?

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  • Yet, of all the wondrous creatures that Yahweh offers to the man to give name to none is suitable.

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  • Worship is the awe we feel at wondrous things like natural vistas, a storm, beauty, great art or the night sky.

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  • Fairy Powers, so wondrous great, Make our dear Tin Woodman straight !

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  • For Thou art wondrous in Thy saints, O God.

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  • Your baby will surely grow up to enjoy looking at this early time in his life, where everything was filled with wondrous firsts.

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  • Adolescence is a wondrous time of exploring your sense of self, learning about the connections between people, and discovering new avenues of thinking.

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  • Have fun when you're exploring the wondrous world of baby tees.

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  • Costa Rica adventure travel river cruises are clearly not for casual travelers, and to fully enjoy the wondrous sites of this country guests must be properly prepared.

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  • Nature lovers will marvel at the wondrous sights featured along the majestic waterway.

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  • During the holiday voyage, passengers enjoy a variety of festive amenities and activities including multi-course holiday meals, wondrous décor and Christmas-theme films.

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  • At Coombe Royal, in South Devon, it grows quite 20 feet high, and is a spectacle of wondrous beauty about the end of April or the beginning of May, when every twig carries a cluster of fiery flowers.

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  • The characters, for the most part, look wondrous and lifelike, while the environment looks lush and gorgeous.

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  • The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe is an action/adventure game that is a wondrous journey into a land filled with talking animals, Orcs, Elves, Dwarves, Minotaurs and an evil White Witch.

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  • The venues may change, the prizes and attention garnered may vary, but in the end, it's still about the appreciation of a fine female form in a wondrous bikini.

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  • It's a good way to incorporate physical activity into your child's free time, but a playhouse provides a wondrous place for children to use their imagination for years.

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  • Despite the seemingly glowing feats of resveratrol as demonstrated by Dr. Sinclair, quite a bit of controversy now surrounds the efficacy of this wondrous product.

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  • If Susie Smith shares her login information with Jane Doe and Sarah Brown in the accounting department and someone updates Wondrous Widget's account, how will you know if it was Susie, Jane or Sarah if they're all logged in as Susie?

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  • According to The Wondrous, heartthrob Kenny Chesney brought in $50 million in 2010.

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