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  • He had been perfectly content to step back and let her bear the brunt of Giddon's anger, even knowing that he had arrived uninvited.

  • It was respect for this usefulness that kept Jared from feeling the brunt of Darkyn's anger.

  • Although holding an office of subordinate rank, he was the chief defender of the government in the House of Commons, and during the time that Pitt was in opposition had to bear the brunt of his attacks.

  • The change in Athenian foreign policy, which was consequent upon the ostracism of Cimon in 461, led to what is sometimes called the First Peloponnesian War, in which the brunt of the fighting fell upon Corinth and Aegina.

  • of Holland) who bore the brunt of the fighting and specially distinguished themselves.

  • He chiefly had borne the brunt and won the laurels of the unprecedented fight against deficit in which Italy had been involved since 1862.

  • After the modification of the Pelloux cabinet (May 1899) he became leader of the ministerial majority, and bore the brunt of the struggle against Socialist obstruction in connexion with the Public Safety Bill.

  • The stock-breeders and graziers of the United Kingdom have, equally with the corn-growers, to face the brunt of foreign competition.

  • But while the Christians of the West were thus winning fresh ground from the Mahommedans, in the course of the 11th century, the East Roman empire had now to bear the brunt of a Mahommedan revival under the Seljuksa revival which, while it crushed for a time the Greeks, only acted as a new incentive to the Latins to carry their arms to the East.

  • As the eastern frontier of Palestine, Gilead bore the first brunt of Syrian and Assyrian attacks.

  • This prospect, however, was dissipated by the invasions of the Magyar hordes in the 10th century, the brunt of which was borne by Moravia.

  • corps under Logan again bore the brunt of Hood's attack.

  • The brunt of the attack fell upon the command of Moore, and in particular upon the 28th (Gloucestershire Regiment).

  • i (a passage which, as has been already noted, is probably Maccabaean) denote the region which had felt the brunt of the persecution of the heathen, while in Ps.

  • They bore the brunt of each of the great waves of Tatar conquests, and were eventually overwhelmed.

  • Upon Humphreys' division fell the brunt of Lee's attack on the second day, by which in the end the III.

  • On the ist the Dutch van, under Cornelius van Tromp, bore the brunt of the English attack.

  • At Chancellorsville his division received both on the 2nd and the 3rd of May the brunt of the attack of Lee's main army.

  • In the third day's battle he commanded the left centre, upon which fell the full brunt of Pickett's charge, one of the most famous incidents of the war.

  • Ban Jellacic, though loyal to the Emperor, had given expression to their aspirations towards unity as early as 1848; but Francis Joseph handed over the Croats and Serbs to Magyar domination (1867), and Dalmatia, the territory of the Austrian Croats, had been neglected by Vienna for years past; thus it was not till the years immediately preceding the war that it was rapidly developed by the construction of ports and railways and the encouragement of tourist traffic. The Slovenes, who inhabited Carinthia and Carniola, had less grounds for discontent, for the barren Karst had been afforested at the expense of the state; but though they were at the very gate of Serbia, they suffered from a shortage of meat, for Hungary obstructed the traffic in livestock in the interests of her great territorial magnates, and Austria bore the brunt of this.

  • Bearing the brunt of this contest as they did, the colonies were undergoing preparation for the subsequent struggle with the home government.

  • That glorious epithet belonged of right to Hungary,which g p g g had already borne the brunt of the struggle with the Ottoman power for more than a century.

  • At the Antietam his corps bore the brunt of the battle, which was one of the most stubborn of modern warfare.

  • About 115 or r20 the northern Britons rose in revolt and destroyed the Ninth Legion, posted at York, which would bear the brunt of any northern trouble.

  • As head of the court party he had to bear the brunt of the attack on the administration made by the Good Parliament in 1376.

  • During Dr Temple's episcopate ritual irregularities of all kinds had grown up, which left a very difficult task to his successor, more especially in view of the growing public agitation on the subject, of which he had to bear the brunt.

  • Then the 9th (Sudanese) Battalion was created for service at Suakin, and four others having been successively added, these (with one exceptionat Gedaref) have since borne the brunt of all the fighting which has been done by the khedivial troops.

  • Kitchener then moved out and marched towards Omdurman, when he wa,s again twice fiercely attacked on the right flank and rear, MacDonalds brigade bearing the brunt.

  • Thus at the peace of Fontainebleau (September 2, 1679) Denmark, which had borne the brunt of the struggle in the Baltic, was compelled by the inexorable French king to make full restitution to Sweden, the treaty between the two northern powers being signed at Lund on the 26th of September.

  • From the middle of the 8th century to the loth, Brycheiniog proper often bore the brunt of Mercian attacks, and many of the castles on its eastern border had their origin in that period.

  • Owing to its geographical position, nearer to Canada than any other group of colonies, New England had to stand the brunt of the fighting during the wars between the English and the French (aided by their Indian allies) in America, terminating with the conquest of Canada by the English in 1759-1760, and a sense of common danger helped to create a certain solidarity, which made easier the union of the colonies for common action against the mother country at the time of the War of American Independence.

  • A rupture ensued at once, and Knox appeared in Edinburgh on the and of May 1559 "even in the brunt of the battle."

  • In the last campaign, at Gravenstein and Wiihelmsthal, Homburg and Cassel, Granby's men bore the brunt of the fighting and earned the greatest share of the glory.

  • The Theban contingent fought bravely on behalf of Grecian liberty in the decisive battle of Chaeroneia, and bore the brunt of the slaughter.

  • In the long struggle of the united provinces with Spain, which followed the death of Orange, the brunt of the conflict fell upon Holland.

  • But the Scots, as was natural, bore the brunt of the kings wrath.

  • These two last bore the brunt of the unpopularity of the financial policy of the king during the latter half of his reign, when the vice of avarice seems to have grown upon him beyond all reason.

  • He had been perfectly content to step back and let her bear the brunt of Giddon's anger, even knowing that he had arrived uninvited.

  • "Smokey Joe Dawkins, they called me, in Little League" said Joseph, feeling the full brunt of his amber liquid.

  • It was respect for this usefulness that kept Jared from feeling the brunt of Darkyn's anger.

  • Gif I be brunt at this tyme thair sall ane hunder ryse in the asse of my bones; Pitsc.

  • bearing the brunt of the violence.

  • Ashton political life was particularly bitter in these years with Mason bearing the brunt of the Tory attack.

  • brunt of the fighting.

  • brunt of the blame must be borne, of course, by the leadership of the Comintern.

  • brunt of the storm.

  • brunt of criticism.

  • brunt of the joke more often than the instigator.

  • brunt of the disaster, South Africa, Zimbabwe, Botswana, Zambia and Madagascar.

  • Young people bear the brunt of economic decline in parts of the city.

  • The people who are suffering the brunt of the violence?

  • Socially excluded neighborhoods also feel the brunt of the childcare deficit.

  • What was left took the brunt of the pain.

  • Why aren't you responsible enough to face the brunt of your own actions?

  • Kick Boxing A Thai martial art, in which a boxing bag receives the brunt of your ill will.

  • He takes the full brunt of the wolves ' attack.

  • The propertyless bore almost the whole brunt of the famine brought about by their own improvident measures.

  • Naturally, Desiderius was furious at this insult, and the dominions of the Holy See bore the first brunt of his wrath.

  • Therefore since our warfare is not over, let us prepare for the worst brunt, and the last efforts of Satan.

  • A darkness fell over the western isles with the church bearing the brunt of the violence.

  • Let someone else's servers take the brunt of the comment spam.

  • turbo powered pensioner Peter Brunt down.

  • There is one page on men's undergarments, but that's the brunt of it.

  • British and French troops bore the brunt of fighting and the allies were ultimately victorious.

  • Although holding an office of subordinate rank, he was the chief defender of the government in the House of Commons, and during the time that Pitt was in opposition had to bear the brunt of his attacks.

  • The change in Athenian foreign policy, which was consequent upon the ostracism of Cimon in 461, led to what is sometimes called the First Peloponnesian War, in which the brunt of the fighting fell upon Corinth and Aegina.

  • of Holland) who bore the brunt of the fighting and specially distinguished themselves.

  • He chiefly had borne the brunt and won the laurels of the unprecedented fight against deficit in which Italy had been involved since 1862.

  • After the modification of the Pelloux cabinet (May 1899) he became leader of the ministerial majority, and bore the brunt of the struggle against Socialist obstruction in connexion with the Public Safety Bill.

  • The stock-breeders and graziers of the United Kingdom have, equally with the corn-growers, to face the brunt of foreign competition.

  • But while the Christians of the West were thus winning fresh ground from the Mahommedans, in the course of the 11th century, the East Roman empire had now to bear the brunt of a Mahommedan revival under the Seljuksa revival which, while it crushed for a time the Greeks, only acted as a new incentive to the Latins to carry their arms to the East.

  • In 1815, during the Hundred Days, he took up his duties reluctantly at the bidding of Napoleon; and after the second downfall of his master, he felt the brunt of royalist vengeance, being for a time exiled from France.

  • As the eastern frontier of Palestine, Gilead bore the first brunt of Syrian and Assyrian attacks.

  • This prospect, however, was dissipated by the invasions of the Magyar hordes in the 10th century, the brunt of which was borne by Moravia.

  • corps under Logan again bore the brunt of Hood's attack.

  • The brunt of the attack fell upon the command of Moore, and in particular upon the 28th (Gloucestershire Regiment).

  • i (a passage which, as has been already noted, is probably Maccabaean) denote the region which had felt the brunt of the persecution of the heathen, while in Ps.

  • They bore the brunt of each of the great waves of Tatar conquests, and were eventually overwhelmed.

  • Upon Humphreys' division fell the brunt of Lee's attack on the second day, by which in the end the III.

  • On the ist the Dutch van, under Cornelius van Tromp, bore the brunt of the English attack.

  • At Chancellorsville his division received both on the 2nd and the 3rd of May the brunt of the attack of Lee's main army.

  • In the third day's battle he commanded the left centre, upon which fell the full brunt of Pickett's charge, one of the most famous incidents of the war.

  • Ban Jellacic, though loyal to the Emperor, had given expression to their aspirations towards unity as early as 1848; but Francis Joseph handed over the Croats and Serbs to Magyar domination (1867), and Dalmatia, the territory of the Austrian Croats, had been neglected by Vienna for years past; thus it was not till the years immediately preceding the war that it was rapidly developed by the construction of ports and railways and the encouragement of tourist traffic. The Slovenes, who inhabited Carinthia and Carniola, had less grounds for discontent, for the barren Karst had been afforested at the expense of the state; but though they were at the very gate of Serbia, they suffered from a shortage of meat, for Hungary obstructed the traffic in livestock in the interests of her great territorial magnates, and Austria bore the brunt of this.

  • Bearing the brunt of this contest as they did, the colonies were undergoing preparation for the subsequent struggle with the home government.

  • That glorious epithet belonged of right to Hungary,which g p g g had already borne the brunt of the struggle with the Ottoman power for more than a century.

  • At the Antietam his corps bore the brunt of the battle, which was one of the most stubborn of modern warfare.

  • About 115 or r20 the northern Britons rose in revolt and destroyed the Ninth Legion, posted at York, which would bear the brunt of any northern trouble.

  • As head of the court party he had to bear the brunt of the attack on the administration made by the Good Parliament in 1376.

  • During Dr Temple's episcopate ritual irregularities of all kinds had grown up, which left a very difficult task to his successor, more especially in view of the growing public agitation on the subject, of which he had to bear the brunt.

  • Then the 9th (Sudanese) Battalion was created for service at Suakin, and four others having been successively added, these (with one exceptionat Gedaref) have since borne the brunt of all the fighting which has been done by the khedivial troops.

  • Kitchener then moved out and marched towards Omdurman, when he wa,s again twice fiercely attacked on the right flank and rear, MacDonalds brigade bearing the brunt.

  • Thus at the peace of Fontainebleau (September 2, 1679) Denmark, which had borne the brunt of the struggle in the Baltic, was compelled by the inexorable French king to make full restitution to Sweden, the treaty between the two northern powers being signed at Lund on the 26th of September.

  • From the middle of the 8th century to the loth, Brycheiniog proper often bore the brunt of Mercian attacks, and many of the castles on its eastern border had their origin in that period.

  • Owing to its geographical position, nearer to Canada than any other group of colonies, New England had to stand the brunt of the fighting during the wars between the English and the French (aided by their Indian allies) in America, terminating with the conquest of Canada by the English in 1759-1760, and a sense of common danger helped to create a certain solidarity, which made easier the union of the colonies for common action against the mother country at the time of the War of American Independence.

  • A rupture ensued at once, and Knox appeared in Edinburgh on the and of May 1559 "even in the brunt of the battle."

  • In the last campaign, at Gravenstein and Wiihelmsthal, Homburg and Cassel, Granby's men bore the brunt of the fighting and earned the greatest share of the glory.

  • The Theban contingent fought bravely on behalf of Grecian liberty in the decisive battle of Chaeroneia, and bore the brunt of the slaughter.

  • In the long struggle of the united provinces with Spain, which followed the death of Orange, the brunt of the conflict fell upon Holland.

  • But the Scots, as was natural, bore the brunt of the kings wrath.

  • These two last bore the brunt of the unpopularity of the financial policy of the king during the latter half of his reign, when the vice of avarice seems to have grown upon him beyond all reason.

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