How to use Banquet in a sentence
She fled the banquet hall for the library.
The ceremony concluded with a grand banquet at the palace.
It was a simple funeral, with a banquet afterward.
After this Atreus, apparently reconciled to his brother, recalled him to Mycenae and invited him to a banquet to eat of his son, whom Atreus had slain.
Another tension was in the air of the banquet.Advertisement
The Sala de los Abencerrajes (Hall of the Abencerrages) derives its name from a legend according to which Boabdil, the last king of Granada, having invited the chiefs of that illustrious line to a banquet, massacred them here.
Most crowded around banquet tables still laden with foods from the night.
The restaurant serves a special banquet dinner on weekend evenings; it includes appetizers, hot dishes, drinks and dessert.
Walk-ins are welcome, or reservations can be made to book a banquet.
The king gave a wedding banquet for his son.Advertisement
Frat houses are probably the most common location for such parties, but it may also be possible to rent a banquet hall for your event.
He never returned to practice, but came back to London to be entertained by the bench and bar of England at a banquet in the Inner Temple Hall on the 30th of June 1883.
He was then sixtyeight years old, and this was his first full banquet of popularity.
Most banquet rooms will require a small deposit, and perhaps even a signed contract, to officially reserve the room.
Once the banquet room has been booked, there are a few additional details to take care of before the scheduled party.Advertisement
Renting a banquet room is the perfect solution when you don't have the time or energy to prepare your own home for a special occasion.
The waterside restaurant has banquet packages and is the perfect place for weddings and other celebrations.
Theodoric, who, ten days after his entry into the city, slew his rival at a banquet in the palace of the Laurel Grove (March r 5, 493).
Early meanings of the root gild or geld were expiation, penalty, sacrifice or worship, feast or banquet, and contribution or payment; it is difficult to determine which is the earliest meaning, and we are not certain whether the gildsmen were originally those who contributed to a common fund or those who worshipped or feasted together.
The song and dance were followed by the election of officers for the next year, a banquet and races.Advertisement
The resort offer customers a variety of dining options, which include dine-in, take-out, catering, delivery, and a banquet room for parties.
Ninety men allowed themselves to be entrapped, and Abdallah invited them to a banquet.
He then ordered leathern covers to be thrown upon the dying men, and had the banquet served upon them.
This Orphic fast from meat was only broken by an annual sacramental banquet, originally, perhaps, of human, but later of raw bovine flesh.
Meanwhile the invader, in 1723, invited 300 of the principal Persian nobility to a banquet and massacred them.Advertisement
But in a book published posthumously, Le Banquet, these powers reappear at their fullest.
In 72 he was assassinated at a banquet, Perperna, it seems, being the chief instigator of the deed.
In view of his probable accession to power, preparations were made in the city of London for a banquet and a general illumination to celebrate the event.
On the other hand, the Serbs and the Greeks, thus kept out of the banquet, were not only exasperated, but sober as well.
No further expeditions of Italy were undertaken by Attila, who died suddenly in 453, in the night following a great banquet which celebrated his marriage with a damsel named Ildico.
At the height of his power he was assassinated by his courtiers during a banquet in his palace at Sinope.
The important van der Hoop collection arose out of bequests by Adrian van der Hoop and his widow in 1854 and 1880; but the most famous pictures in the Ryks Museum are perhaps the three which come from the Trippenhuis, namely, the so-called "Nightwatch" and the "Syndics of the Cloth Hall" by Rembrandt, and the "Banquet of the Civic Guard," by van der Helst.
Carnot seemed to be arriving at the zenith of popularity, when on the 24th of June 1894, after delivering at a public banquet at Lyons a speech in which he appeared to imply that he nevertheless would not seek re-election, he was stabbed by an Italian anarchist named Caserio and expired almost immediately.
Esau and all the heathen shall drink full retribution for their banquet of carnage and plunder on Yahweh's holy mountain.
He presided over the banquet given by the society to the 221 deputies who had signed the address of March 1830 to Charles X., and threatened to reply to force by force.
The Persian soldier in Herodotus, following Xerxes to foreseen ruin, confides to his fellow-guest at the banquet that the bitterest pain which man can know is 7roXXa Opo 40v-ra, unSEvOs Kpariaav, - complete, but helpless, prescience.
The climax came with the rumour that the court was preparing a new military coup detat, a rumour that seemed to be confirmed by indiscreet toasts proposed at a banquet by the officers of the guard at Versailles; and on the night of the 5th to the 6th of October a Parisian mob forced the king and royal family to return with them to Paris amid cries of We are bringing the baker, the bakers wife and the little bakers boy!
Dustin escorted her into the boisterous banquet room, and her spirits fell further.
The food was passable, the price reasonable and the volume excessive, but none of these things were worth the constant hassle of fighting the warm weather throngs that habitually crowded the entrance, impatiently awaiting their chance to dine in "The shore's largest dispenser of the banquet of the sea."
While we plan a banquet for Landis, you'll be bringing the armies in from the south.
It's the kind of place for the Admiral's banquet and tonight it is host to Joan Baez who seems ageless.
Also, you need to be treated to a sumptuous banquet at least once a week.
We are also present with one another, sharing the bread which is given by God as foretaste of the coming messianic banquet.
I wonder what surprises we might discover on the guest list in God's heavenly banquet?
Plans for the medieval banquet which will take place on the 30th June are going ahead.
The last event was a farewell banquet, hosted by the Government Information Office.
Accordingly he invited the chieftains to a banquet to be held near Stonehenge, or the Hanging Stones, on Salisbury Plains.
We even become the " honored guests " at the Macbeths ' violently disrupted banquet.
It can host a reception for up to 100 guests, or a banquet for up to 80.
From an intimate soiree to a large banquet, reception or wedding, The Windwood Trio has gained a reputation for first class entertainment.
After a two hour banquet pupils visited a Chinese supermarket to stock up on foods from home.
The merchant tailors put on a magnificent banquet for him.
Magnificent walled Italian gardens, pool, Cook and banquet ' tavern ' in grounds.
In this retreat he probably wrote his eclogues, but in 1520 "Maistre Barkleye, the Blacke Monke and Poete" was desired to devise "histoires and convenient raisons to florisshe the buildings and banquet house withal" at the meeting between Henry VIII.
His prose works on various subjects - Prometheus, Symposium (a banquet at which Virgil, Horace and Messalla were present), De cultu suo (on his manner of life) - were ridiculed by Augustus, Seneca and Quintilian for their strange style, the use of rare words and awkward transpositions.
At a banquet given in honour of the German emperor's birthday in Pretoria in January 1895, Kruger referred in glowing terms to the friendship of Germany for the Transvaal, which in the future was to be more firmly established than ever.
He bought a vigna in the Borgo near the Vatican, and thereon erected a sumptuous palace after designs by Bramante; and it was here, in the summer of 1503, that he entertained the pope and Cesare Borgia at a banquet that went on till nightfall despite the unhealthy season of the year, when ague in its most malignant form was rife.
The steward's ancient and particular services at coronations are practically obsolete; the full ceremonies, procession from Westminster Hall and banquet in which he figured prominently, were abandoned on the accession of William IV.
According to one of the Greek legends about Arcas, son of Lycaon, king of Arcadia, he was killed by his father and his flesh was served up in a banquet to Zeus, who was indignant at the crime and restored him to life.
The funftions of the champion were to ride into Westminster Hall at the coronation banquet, and challenge all comers to impugn the king's title (see Champion).
It will be a tremendous banquet.
The Emperors were to be present at that banquet.
Boris, too, with his friend Zhilinski, came to see the Preobrazhensk banquet.
Sallies of wit, jests, good stories and enjoyment, were the soul of the banquet.
Celebrate this yuletide at Hatfield -The Hatfield House Christmas Banquet is held in the unique surroundings of the Elizabethan Old Palace of Hatfield.
After the five-course banquet, Tyler's stomach was acceptably full.
Recreation centers and banquet halls typically have rooms which they rent for occasions such as these.
Either way, you can decorate a home, banquet room, or community center with adorable decorations, and you don't have to spend a fortune.
On the other hand, if you have a huge banquet table with plenty of space, you will want your decorations to fill in the gaps.
For a more adult effect, design a game room with textured wall paper, luxurious rugs and cozy seating options such as an upholstered banquet or bench seating along the wall.
In your dining room, skip the long, banquet table.
As classy event, prom night is normally held at a special location like a hotel or a large banquet hall.
Some schools in the United States will actually have a formal banquet with catered food rather than the dance part of prom that teens look forward to.
When you walk onstage at your sports or academics banquet to receive your letter or letterman jacket, it is sure to be a proud moment for both you and your parents or guardians.
It can be in the bride-to-be's parent's back yard, or a catered affair at a banquet hall.
If you've already chosen a venue for the wedding, your banquet manager is sure to know more than a few people.
We still display the porcelain soup spoon given to us when we attended a Chinese wedding banquet several years ago.
Your wedding planner or the reception hall's banquet manager is sure to have several recommendations.
Hosting a beach wedding can create other issues you may not have with a reception held at a hotel, convention center or banquet hall.
Some regional guides are also available online and include comprehensive venue listing virtual tours of banquet halls and other wedding facilities, and more.
Renting a few large rectangular banquet tables may be more cost effective than getting many small round tables, so double check your guest count and figure costs before securing the rentals.
Add princess touches to the wedding invitation wording, such as requesting guests join the fairy tale or attend a banquet.
The sumptuous, freshly-grilled midday meal is more akin to a banquet and has even been featured in the Gourmet Magazine.
If you plan to wear your black dress to a semi-formal event such as a banquet or holiday party, knee length or tea-length cocktail dresses are in style.
Several other dancers used the stage name "Little Egypt", including Ashea Wabe, who caused a scandal at a New York banquet when it was suggested (falsely) that she was performing in the nude.
Over the years, the hotel has expanded to add a third tower, a spa, and more meeting and banquet space, but the original elegance remains.
Whether for the Oscars or a banquet, a tight, constricting bodice over a more flowing skirt does a lot for a figure.
Besides the unique shopping options, be sure to view the stained glass windows at the Canterbury Toy Shop and the Canterbury Castle Banquet Center.
She was blown clear away to a banquet where she landed in a glass of wine and was drunk by a mortal queen.
If you eat a lot of sugar, you're serving up a banquet for the yeast.
Keep the banquet going for months and years, and it should be no surprise that the yeast colony grows fat and happy.
Banquet rooms are a fabulous choice for hosting an event, and once you've found the perfect room, you don't have much left to plan.
A banquet room can be just the right place to host numerous celebrations, like baptism dinners, retirement parties or birthday parties.
If you have too many people to fit into a small space, but not enough to require a banquet reception hall, the room is the perfect choice.
Start looking for a banquet room at least six weeks before your planned event.
A banquet room is, at the very least, a small to medium-sized room.
Many banquet rooms may offer packages or add-ons that include various amenities beyond the room and seating.
Their plan is for the most part that of a house, with a door of entrance and passage leading into a central chamber or atrium, with others of smaller size opening from it, each having a stone-hewn bench or triclinium on three of its sides, on which the dead, frequently a pair of corpses side by side, were laid as if at a banquet.
He had spoken in the House of Commons on the 13th of February, but since then had been prostrated and unable to transact business, his illness dating really from a serious heart attack in the night of the 13th of November at Bristol, after a speech at the Colston banquet.
By his will he left a large sum for the building and the perpetual repair of public baths, and the interest of a still larger sum for the benefit of one hundred freedmen of the testator and, ultimately, for an annual banquet.
The synod was concluded on the 9th of May 1619, by a magnificent banquet given by the chief magistrate of Dort.
His doctrinal position is explained in his letters to his patron Eusebius, bishop of the imperial city of Nicomedia, and to Alexander of Alexandria, and in the fragments of the poem in which he set forth his dogmas, which bears the enigmatic title of " Thalia " (06XECa), used in Homer, in the sense of " a goodly banquet," most unjustly ridiculed by Athanasius as an imitation of the licentious style of the drinking-songs of the Egyptian Sotades (270 B.C.).
For they run to suffer punishments, no matter how horrible, as if to a banquet; so that if you take that as a test either of the truth of doctrine or of their certitude of grace, you would easily conclude that in no other sect is to be found a faith so true or grace so certain.
In 1884 at an official banquet the leaders of the progressive party assassinated six leading Korean statesmen, and the intrigues in Korea of the banished or escaped conspirators created difficulties which were very slow to subside.
A banquet room is a great alternative location for a party when your home just won't do.
Banquet rooms outside of restaurants require some menu planning, and all rooms can use a little decoration to highlight the purpose of the party.
Even if the banquet room does not have a kitchen available, many facilities work with local catering companies.
The amount of party supplies you need to decorate the banquet room depends on the room itself.
Companies with over one hundred employees may find that renting a banquet hall is the best option for a gathering regardless of the time of day the event is scheduled.
Note that banquet halls may require you to use their catering services and charge a minimum amount of money, no matter the head count.
However, when you get there, have a huge group of people in a rented banquet hall.
After all, booking a banquet room is usually cheaper than renting a party boat for your mother's 70th birthday party.
Networking - Guestbooks also often let people become part of mailing lists or other methods of additional communication - whether it's a birthday thank-you card or a fund-raising list at a banquet.
At the brewery there's a family-friendly restaurant, a bicycle bar, banquet mezzanine and an outdoor beer garden.
The dinner and banquet facilities provide the right atmosphere for the right occasion.
The banquet facilities provide ample room for any occasion.
Banquet facilities are present at the restaurant, and catering is available.
The hotel has a banquet facility to host business events as well as parties and weddings, and also offers catering services.
This fine-dining facility also offers catering and banquet services.
Have your event at one of these grand hotels with banquet room space.
The restaurant has a banquet menu, and can set a budget for most price ranges.
Banquet menus may be done in a buffet style or in the form of party platters.
One day he gave a banquet to his friends, and after it they sallied forth with torches, singing through the streets, Francis being crowned with garlands as the king of the revellers; after a time they missed him, and on retracing their steps they found him in a trance or reverie, a permanently altered man.
He used to invite the contadini who had served Cosimo to a banquet on the day of Saints Cosimo and Damiano (the patron saints of the Medici), and entertained them with music and singing.
Narrowly escaping assassination, at a banquet a few days later, at the hands of his rival, King Sweyn III., he succeeded only with the utmost difficulty in escaping to Jutland, but on the 23rd of October utterly routed Sweyn at the great battle of Grathe Heath, near Viborg, Sweyn perishing in his flight from the field.
This ceremony, according to the historian Widukind, was followed by a banquet at which the new king was waited upon by the dukes of Lorraine, Bavaria, Franconia and Swabia.
Absalon first appears in Saxo's Chronicle as a fellow-guest at Roskilde, at the banquet given, in 1157, by King Sweyn to his rivals Canute and Valdemar.
At the opening of the states-general he began to publish the Courrier de Versailles a Paris et de Paris a Versailles, in which appeared on the 4th of October 1789 the account of the banquet of the royal bodyguard.
His last speech at Birmingham was on 29th March 1888, at a banquet to celebrate Mr Chamberlain's return from his peace mission to the United States.
Visiting America on a lecture tour in 1864, he received an enthusiastic welcome, and was entertained at a public banquet in New York.
Restaurant services include a full bar, private dining rooms, banquet rooms and wheelchair-accessible tables.
Banquet facilities also are available for your special occasions.
Nishani followed him from the bustling, warm banquet room to the cool courtyard in front of the house beneath a full sky of suns.
They emerged from the dungeon and returned to the banquet hall, where a messenger stood beside Memon.
Prayer ends, as it began, the banquet; and we break up not in bands of brigands, nor in groups of vagabonds, nor do we burst out into debauchery..
On the occasion of Dickens's second visit to America, Greeley presided at the great banquet given him by the press of the country.
He carried it with him to the long, pointless Council meeting, to his afternoon sparring session with Jetr, to the banquet and introduction of his nishani to the clan leaders.
At Greenwich an annual banquet of cabinet ministers, known as the whitebait dinner, formerly took place.
The banquet continued till 1868, was revived in 1874-1880, and was held for the last time in 1894.
The ceremony was probably commemorative of the banquet of Mithras and Helios before the former's ascension, and its effect strength of body, wisdom, prosperity, power to resist evil, and participation in the immortality enjoyed by the god himself.
On the following lord mayor's day the king witnessed the show in Cheapside and attended the banquet at Guildhall.
At a banquet shortly afterwards Philip vowed that he would lead a crusade against the Turks, who had seized Constantinople, and the knights of his court swore to follow his example.'
At a banquet to Lord Spencer he accused the Irish members of having "exhibited a boundless sympathy for criminals and murderers."
A sumptuous banquet took place, followed by a distribution of doles and garlands.
Later that evening when Simonides was at a banquet with Scopas, he got word that two young men were outside looking for him.
With corporate meeting facilities and a banquet room, this restaurant is well equipped to handle any request.
When Prussia declined this tempting offer for fear of Russia, Augustus went a step farther and actually suggested that "the four 1 eagles" should divide the banquet between them.
She nearly leapt past her escort when he entered the banquet hall, the scents of roasted meat and a million other things making her stomach roar.
She relived the bloody scene in the banquet hall, heard the creature panting her name as he came against her thigh and then tore through the other side of her neck.
De Coster died in 1879, and Pirmez in 1883, and the new movement in Belgian literature dates from the banquet given in the latter year to Camille Lemonnier whose powerful personality did much to turn " Young Belgium " into a national channel.
It professes to be an account given by the author to his friend Timocrates of a banquet held at the house of Laurentius (or Larentius), a scholar and wealthy patron of art.
A visit paid by this famous orator to Lord Brougham in 1865 was made the occasion of a banquet given in his honour by the benchers of the Temple and of Lincoln's Inn.
The last may be considered in abeyance as there has not been any coronation banquet since that of George IV.
His policy was still carried on; and when the law of the separation of church and state was passed, all the leaders of the Radical parties entertained him at a noteworthy banquet in which they openly recognized him as the real originator of the movement.
He says Memon agrees to your banquet, but in two days.
His kinsman, Aegisthus, who in the interval had seduced his wife Clytaemnestra, invited him to a banquet at.