I compromised by telling Betsy over lunch.
He seems, in addition, to have compromised his position with the grandducal family by the imprudent candour with which he condemned a machine for clearing the port of Leghorn, invented by Giovanni de' Medici, an illegitimate son of Cosmo I.
He had undoubtedly shown that he was an injudicious friend, for the diary proved that the prince, in his enthusiasm for German unity, had allowed himself to consider projects which would have seriously compromised the relations of Prussia and Bavaria.
While excitement over Tunisia was at its height, but before the situation was irretrievably compromised to the disadvantage of Italy, Cairoli had been compelled to resign by a vote of want of confidence in the Chamber.
Bernadotte, Jourdan and Augereau had compromised themselves by close association with the Jacobins.
Compromised in the falsification of a decree suppressing the India Company and in a plot to bribe certain members of the Convention, especially Fabre d'Eglantine and C. Bazire, he was arrested, brought before the Revolutionary Tribunal, and was condemned and executed at the same time as the Dantonists, who protested against being associated with such a "fripon."
His restless and dissatisfied nature led him to press or intrigue for other posts, and to embark in risky business enterprises which compromised the fortune of his family for many years to come.
The expedition to San Domingo reduced the republican army to a nullity; war demoralized or scattered the leaders, who were jealous of their comrade Bonaparte; and Moreau, the last of his rivals, cleverly compromised in a royalist plot, as Danton had formerly been by Robespierre, disappeared into exile.
Also that al-Mansur desired to make him judge, but compromised upon his inspectorship of buildings (so in Tabari).
Marius, finding himself overshadowed by his colleagues and compromised by their excesses, thought seriously of breaking with them, and Saturninus and Glaucia saw that their only hope 1 According to some, the son of the Caepio mentioned above.
He shares with Daru the honour of being the hardest worker and most devoted supporter in Napoleon's service; but it has generally been considered that he carried devotion to the length of servility, and thus often compromised the real interests of France.
More jurist than theologian, John defended the rights of the papacy with rigorous zeal and as rigorous logic. For the restoration of the papacy to its old independence, which had been so gravely compromised under his immediate predecessors, and for the execution of the vast enterprises which the papacy deemed useful for its prestige and for Christendom, considerable sums were required; and to raise the necessary money John burdened Christian Europe with new taxes and a complicated fiscal system, which was fraught with serious consequences.
The king declared himself ready to go to war again if those compromised in the Lombard revolution were not freely pardoned, and at last Austria agreed to amnesty all save a very few, and in August the peace terms were agreed upon.
had avenged the injuries done by the people of Bruges in 1325 to their count, Louis of Nevers, had also compromised English interests.
The obstruction which he encountered alarmed him, and he compromised by adopting a mixed system of both English and Italian, pan: passu, as the basis of Maltese education; he resigned after a brief effort.
Brennan's admonition that our tip line might be compromised was beyond being simply bothersome.
"Dolokhov, Mary Ivanovna's son," she said in a mysterious whisper, "has compromised her completely, they say.
More than once, indeed, Sigismund was seriously compromised by the diplomatic vagaries of Hieronymus Laski, who entered the service of Zapolya (since 1529 the protege of the sultan), and greatly alarmed both the emperor and the pope by his disturbing philo-Turk proclivities.
Are the phone lines compromised?
This place is compromised.
And so Yahweh's honour was compromised.
The matter was finally compromised.
Philip's influence all over Greece was compromised.
The pope had need of Frederick to defend him against the revolted Romans and to help him to recover his temporal power, which had been gravely compromised.
Huntly, the Catholic C o ck of the North," had himself been compromised ?
Argyll, deserted and detested, compromised himself by letters to Monk, containing intelligence as to the movements of the Royalists.
In his later years the count seriously compromised the prospects of the Royalist party by the relations into which he entered with General Boulanger.
It was formally agreed in cabinet meeting that" when brought together in society, all are perfectly equal, whether foreign or domestic, titled or untitled, in or out of office."Thus diplomatic grades were ignored in social precedence and foreign relations were seriously compromised by dinner-table complications.
According to Plutarch she urged her husband to take vigorous action against Catiline, who had compromised her half-sister Fabia, a vestal virgin; also to give evidence against Clodius, being jealous of his sister Clodia.
This extreme of nominalism for which predication is impossible is, however, compromised by two concessions.
Although he resumed his functions as director-general during the Hundred Days, he excused himself from taking his seat in the council of state and was apparently not seriously compromised, for Louis XVIII.
A nephew of Mrs Stewart in 1887 sued to break the will on the ground that Hilton had unduly influenced her; the case was compromised out of court in 1890 and Mrs Stewart's relatives received more of her estate than they would have got under the terms of the testament.
general whose possession of the crown jewels enabled him, after the defeat of his army at Kazvin, to secure his personal safety and obtain a government; of Hosain Kuli Khan) the shahs brother, which was compromised by the mothers intervention; and of Mahommed, son of Zaki Khan, Zend, who was defeated on more than one occasion in battle, and fled into Turkish territory.
Castelar was compromised in the first rising of June 1866, which was concerted by Marshal Prim, and crushed, after much bloodshed, in the streets by Marshals O'Donnell and Serrano.
Ferdinand treated the nobles and knights with great forbearance, and contented himself with the confiscation of the estates of some of those who had been most compromised.
In one of these attempts, the affair at Belfort, Buchez was gravely compromised, although the jury which tried him did not find the evidence sufficient to warrant his condemnation.
After Boulanger's suicide his political influence declined, and was further compromised by accusations (of which he was legally cleared) in connexion with the Panama scandals.
The privileged province of Lebanon was finally constituted by the Organic Statute of the 6th of September 1864, and the subsequent history of the Lebanon Druses is one of gradual withdrawal from the jurisdiction of that state, in which they see their ancient independence irretrievably compromised, and their religion subordinated to Christian supremacy.
The conflict between these two elements of Common Sense was too profound to be compromised; and the moral consciousness of mankind demanded a more trenchant partisanship than Aristotle's.
Its simplicity was only comparative; many outstanding anomalies compromised its harmonious working.
In the Morocco campaigns of his last years, especially at the capture of Alcazar the Little (1458), he restored the military fame which he had founded at Ceuta and compromised at Tangier, and which brought him invitations from the pope, the emperor and the kings of Castile and England, to take command of their armies.
The affair was eventually compromised.
A partial reconciliation was then effected, and the matter of the pall was compromised.
The university of Paris, compromised with the English, ~
in December 1560 compromised the influence of the Guises and again saved Protestantism.
Indignant at his conversion., Elizabeth, the Germans, and the Swiss Protestants~ deserted him; while the taking of Amiens by the Spaniards compromised for the moment the future both of the king and the, country.
had been proclaimed on the 16th of February 1723, Dubois was the first to depart; and four months after his disappearance the duke of Orleans, exhausted by his excesses, carried with him into the grave that spirit of reform which he had compromised by his frivolous voluptuousness (December 2, 1723).
Religious peace was more difficult to secure; in fact politico-religious quarrels dominated all the internal policy of the kingdom during forty years, and gradually compromised the royal authority.
Discontent showed itself in pillage and incendiarism on country estates; between March and July 1789 more than three hundred agrarian riots took place, uprooting the feudal idea of property, already compromised by its own excesses.
Consequently he had to agree to the temporary Austrian occupation of the territory comprised within the Po, the Sesia and the Ticino, and of half the citadel of Alessandria, to disband his Lombard, Polish and Hungarian volunteers, and to withdraw his fleet from the Adriatic; but he secured an amnesty for all the Lombards compromised in the recent revolution, having even threatened to go to war again if it were not granted.
Ikir, I think Tucson Sector is going to be completely compromised by Christmas.
I won't say more, lest this communication is compromised.
Xander's judgment is compromised.
adenovirus genome data is compromised.
They immediately disconnected the compromised database from the Internet, later hooking up a database of useless information.
The system had to be compromised for the spectator's benefit in ad hoc ways, for example, to minimize perspective distortion.
Some believe that the reformation doctrine of extrinsic justification has been compromised within Reformed circles by the downplaying of the objectivity of the sacraments.
ephemeronded by contemporary ephemera the sculpture's timelessness is a little compromised.
farmers ' livelihoods and independence will be further compromised by genetic engineering.
Immune Tonic Studies show that Siberian ginseng enhances white blood cell activity, thus providing support to a compromised immune system.
Users risk having their system compromised by hackers unless they apply security updates, issued by Mozilla on Friday.
innocent bystanders who were compromised.
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He never minced his words nor compromised his beliefs.
nonconformist evangelicals the ecumenicalism of Packer and others and their refusal to abandon a compromised institutional church was threatening the gospel.
But even if in the future we were to have a Bishop who was not orthodox, my integrity would not be compromised.
relapse after first-line chemotherapy, their responses to routine drugs are greatly compromised.
Any alliance has to involve compromises and we compromised on this issue, but we are unable to compromise our socialist republicanism indefinitely.
Can't have political correctness and political self-preservation compromised by common sense in the pursuit of public safety - can we?
Unless these are resolved, the UK researchers surmise, its economic potential is certain to be compromised, particularly for developing countries.
By an arrangement with Bavaria, they were able to march through Tirol and down the valley of the Adige in force, and overpowered the troops of Eugene whose position was fatally compromised by the defection of Murat and the dissensions among the Italians.
Nor, in view of the comparative weakness of Italian armaments, could eagerness to find an ally be deemed conclusive proof of the value of Italian friendship. Count di Robilant, Italian ambassador at Vienna, warned his government not to yield too readily to pro-Austrian pressure, lest the dignity of Italy be compromised, or her desire for an alliance be granted on onerous terms. Mancini, foreign minister, who was as anxious as Depretis for the conclusion of the Franco-Italian commercial treaty, gladly followed this advice, and limited his efforts to the maintenance of correct diplomatic relations with the central powers.
At first he did not care for Marie Antoinette, but after he came under her influence, her thoughtless conduct compromised him, and it was largely she who encouraged him in underhand opposition to the Revolution while he pretended to accept it.
The exiles had among them desperadoes who could slay; and, besides exciting the enmity of the Anglican clergy about the king, who bitterly resented the secularist spirit of his book, he had compromised himself with the French authorities by his elaborate attack on the papal system.
The oppression of the French Protestants was but one of the pretexts for the English expedition under James I.s favorite, the duke of Buckingham, to La Rochelle in 1627; and, in the end, this intervention of a foreign power compromised their cause.
He failed, owing to the same reaction that was causing the feudal system to make inroads upon the army, the magistracy and industry; but in his fall he put on the guise of a reformer, and by a last wild plunge he left the monarchy, already compromised by the affair of the Diamond Necklace, hopelessly exposed (April 1787).
When tumors acquire multi-drug resistance, become refractory and cause relapse after first-line chemotherapy, their responses to routine drugs are greatly compromised.
Ca n't have political correctness and political self-preservation compromised by common sense in the pursuit of public safety - can we?
Perhaps he had either challenged or compromised the territorial ambitions of his father.
The foam has been compromised and may not distribute impact correctly.
Yes, your kitten's illness could present a problem for your son's compromised immune system.
With the numerous recalls in the news over the past few years, there may be worries that a pet's health may be compromised by the food that it eats.
You pet has a greater risk of infection if it is very young, old or already has a compromised immune system.
Not only will your pet be more susceptible to other diseases because of his compromised immune system, this disease is easily passed on to other cats.
Less fortunate cats will move on to stage two, secondary viremia, during which a cat's immunity will remain compromised.
Older cats with compromised vision and agility cannot compete with the perils of the outside world.
If her computer is compromised, then so is the password.
If you would rather not risk having either of these documents compromised, you can always skip the kiosk altogether and check in at the desk or online at the airline's website before you reach the airport.
Likewise, a variety of security measures have been put into place to ensure account information is not compromised.
An initial alert is effective for a period of 90 days and requires only that you are able to show cause for believing your personal information has been compromised.
If a recipient of the email opens the message, he or she is greeted with a warning that an account has been compromised or some other emergency has happened.
If an account password is compromised, you can simply change the password.
Ironically, many compact digital cameras have more megapixels than digital SLRs and picture quality is still compromised.
Creativity doesn't need to be compromised simply because you have more than one subject in the frame.
However, the pose can be tricky to pull off if you are working with subjects that fear heights or whose mobility is compromised.
However, for patients who are very ill or who have compromised immune systems, probiotics should not be used as a treatment and may even worsen illness.
While celebrity sexual orientation is generally not an issue, the premise of Tila Tequila's MTV reality series, based on her being bisexual, was somewhat compromised when news hit that she is really straight.
Budding fashionistas who go to schools that require uniforms need not fear that their style is being compromised.
Finally, never drink so much that your ability to give or decline consent for sex is compromised, and try to urge your friends to follow the same general rule.
In addition, several well respected cruise companies that have a large passenger base of senior citizens, such as Celebrity and Royal Caribbean, also offer wheelchair accessible staterooms for elderly travelers with compromised mobility.
In addition, if you or your beloved suffers from a compromised immune system or other health conditions, you might consider taking a shorter voyage, as most cruise companies do not staff top-rated doctors onboard their smaller river boats.
If the kidneys are sufficiently compromised they can't filter toxins efficiently.
Roofs take a beating during a hurricane, and when the roof fails the home is compromised.
Hardness: Although a naturally durable material, bamboo's hardness can be compromised by certain treatments, such as carbonization.
The goal was to create a high quality shoe that compromised nothing in terms of style or comfort.
It isn't just workers in other countries that are having their health compromised by pesticides.
The meat should not have any pink left on the inside, especially if you will be feeding it to the elderly, toddlers, or people who have compromised immune systems.
Ground water can also become infused with toxins used in farming and the drinking water supply is compromised.
The health of the farm workers is also compromised because they work around the chemicals, many of which are known carcinogens.
Since liquid vitamins are so readily absorbed into the body, they work extremely well for people who have compromised immune systems, digestive problems, or are ill.
Daytime hypopnea occurs when a person's ability to take in enough oxygen is compromised.
Should there be some sort of a security breakdown at the online shop you make your purchase at, you don't want the pin number to your checking account exposed or compromised!
If you find this and would like to purchase it, keep in mind that it's past its prime and its value may be compromised.
A wound occurs when the integrity of any tissue is compromised (e.g. skin breaks, muscle tears, burns, or bone fractures).
Additional medical attention may be required if the effects of the wound have compromised the body's ability to function effectively.
However, in premature infants, in children with poor or compromised immune systems, or in children with deep organ or systematic infections, eradication of the infections may be more difficult to achieve.
If the immune system of children is compromised because of cancer treatment or AIDS, they could have more serious problems with the herpes virus.
If a child has FUO, it is best to reduce contact with other young children or immune compromised family members until the cause of the fever has been identified.
Amyloidosis-The accumulation of amyloid deposits in various organs and tissues in the body so that normal functioning is compromised.
There are no useful drugs to treat herpetic gingivostomatitis, but acyclovir is used in high-risk patients or those with a compromised immune system.
The appearance of meconium in the fluid along with a questionable EFM tracing may indicate that a fetus is becoming compromised.
People whose immune systems are compromised, either by the use of drugs such as steroids or by disease, should discuss possible complications with their doctor before being vaccinated.
Psoriasis can seriously impact children's lives when the hands and feet are affected so the children cannot take notes or walk or play, or when the disease becomes so widespread that the immune system becomes compromised.
Characterized by severe scaling, itching, and pain that affects most of the body, erythrodermic psoriasis disrupts the body's chemical balance and can cause severe illness or even death when the body's immune system becomes compromised.
Two states (New Mexico and New Hampshire) require joint custody to be awarded, except when the children's best interests or a parent's health or safety are compromised.
Severe anemia may lead to other serious conditions, particularly if oxygen delivery is compromised for long periods of time or RBC destruction is more rapid than can be controlled by normal RBC replacement or specific treatment.
The primary cause of bacterial infection in hospital patients, this strain of staph is most likely to infect cancer patients, whose immune systems have been compromised and high-risk newborns receiving intravenous supplements.
Pneumonia in a child can produce severe symptoms that can be frightening to both the child and parents, particularly when breathing is compromised or cyanosis is noted.
Breathing may be severely compromised in progressive botulism because of failure of the muscles that control the airway and breathing.
However, chickenpox can cause serious complications in HIV-infected children with compromised immune systems.
Exposure to CMV can be serious and even life threatening for mothers and infants whose immune systems are compromised, for example, those receiving chemotherapy or who have HIV/AIDS.
The Sabin oral polio vaccine has the disadvantage of causing polio-like symptoms in some immune compromised hosts.
A study published in 2003 reported that ivermectin is safe for people in high-risk categories, including those with compromised immune systems.
Some believe that what children need most is lots of play and free time and close interaction with their parents, something that may be compromised if the child is away from home for long periods of time.
Moreover, the infant's ability to take part in the maternal-infant interaction may be compromised because of a medical condition, such as prematurity, birth defect, or illness.
Parents may be concerned that children with acute illnesses have compromised immune systems and are less likely to have a positive response to vaccines or may be more likely to develop adverse reaction to the vaccine than healthy children.
The most notable result is curled hair that frizzes because of a compromised hair cuticle.
Even the hair shaft can be compromised and undergo fractures right where the hair meets the scalp.
If you feel that your layoff rights for workers have been compromised when you're laid off, you can file a complaint with the Labor Commission of your state.
Repeated infections may also happen if your immune system is compromised.
It may be used if it seems like your baby is a little compromised, a problem may be developing, or there is difficulty picking up your baby's heart rate with an external monitor.
The surprise of being pregnant on birth control can be overwhelming, yet for others the news may not be as surprising if the effectiveness of a particular method was compromised.
If any one part is compromised, the entire structure fails.
Adults over age 50: As the body ages, the ability to process vitamin D is compromised.
As a rule, the more processed the food, the more the nutrients are compromised in the process (heating, preservatives, filler etc).
If your child's immune system is compromised or impaired, then you may need to add this vitamin supplement.
Likewise, probiotics may be contraindicated in patients with a compromised immune system, because opportunistic fungal infection may arise.
Vitamins that have passed their expiration dates do not immediately become toxic products, but their efficacy can be compromised by the passage of time.
Persons with compromised immune systems may use the devices to purify their surroundings by eliminating disease-causing bacteria and other impurities from the air that may adversely affect their health.
Similarly, stroking light fixtures with oils, tenting one's head over a steaming bowl of liquid, or even assembling a humidifier might prove to challenging for folks compromised with the flu or other systemic illness.
The very young and very old are especially susceptible, as are individuals with compromised immune systems as a result of other diseases or conditions.
If you don't have this talk, I fear you're likely to find yourself in a compromised position with someone else who shows you attention.
Scott Kay rings are beautiful pieces with exquisite design that never compromises on quality, beauty, or distinction, making them the perfect way to express a relationship that should not be compromised with.
Would your partner be happy if a grand and creative marriage proposal meant that the engagement ring or another mark of your commitment to each other had to be compromised?
Some labs have very compromised grading on their diamonds.
You should make sure your integrity isn't compromised.
A thorough once over of your shooting environment will ensure that your scenes aren't compromised by unnecessary distractions.
If you feel your footing is compromised on a dry surface, then by all means move on the the next design.
Design, coloring, style, every single piece of what tattoos are compromised of, each is imbued with my own unique personality traits.
Not only are their means for sterilization almost non-existent, the morale and caution for health is normally compromised under the already "rough" living conditions of prison life.
In addition to the lack of cleanliness and quality, after care for inner prison tattoos is also compromised.
Regardless of whether a watch is on a diamond pave band or a canvas band, the inner workings should not be compromised.
High-functioning autism involves symptoms like delayed or non-functional language skills, compromised social development, or lack the ability to "role play" with toys and do other imaginative play activities that neurotypical children do.
Children with autism spectrum disorder have compromised social communication.
Sidewalk chalk: Hopscotch, chalk drawing, and games that encourage imitation, a skill that is often compromised by autism.
Early detection of ASD has resulted in better treatments and interventions to assist toddlers in developing the skills that are frequently compromised by autism and related disorders.
The combination of the compromised immune system, chronic gastrointestinal infection and the exposure to toxic ingredients may damage the brain and lead to the development of autism.
The metal wear indicator screeches against the metal rotor, and the sound should warn you that the pads are compromised.
Mental concentration and clarity are often compromised as well.
As in hospitalization, the physician will order a variety of tests to pinpoint areas where the individual's health has been compromised.
The higher levels of protein in this diet may pose problems for people who have compromised kidney function.
Another disadvantage to losing weight rapidly is your compromised immune system.
For a healthy individual, the worst that'll come of it is itching and redness, while those with compromised immune systems such as AIDS sufferers and cancer patients may suffer severe, life-threatening problems.
But for most of us, there'll be some point where the shoulders just don't quite keep up, with pain and compromised exercise as a result.
If getting up off the couch seems like a major feat, your physical fitness may well be compromised.
Senior chair exercises are a great option for people with compromised mobility.
Water exercises are extremely beneficial for people with medical conditions or compromised mobility.
Since the core musculature is responsible for stability, balance is compromised if these muscles are inactive.
If the beans were picked on one estate or farm and shipped far away to be dried, chances are the flavor has been compromised.
Part C is compromised of the Medicare Advantage plans.
With a good cotton bra, you'll enjoy support and shaping and not feel at all compromised.
As with any bra, it simply can't be worn once the support is compromised.
If a woman for whom the bra was considerably too small had it on a while as she was choosing, you might think it would then be compromised, since of course it is not washed before returning to the rack.
The back can be compromised during the last month of pregnancy, thanks to the extra weight and uneven distribution.
Once the fabric is processed or treated with chemicals, its natural ability to wick away moisture and retain warmth is compromised.
They see no reason why their credibility as a 'serious' rock group should be compromised, just because they now appeal to a wider audience.
Han and Leia discover that Lando is compromised and has betrayed them to the Empire.
Ingredients that are as organic as possible are key to assisting compromised skin.
Individuals with compromised immune systems may also be susceptible to toenail fungus.
Social networking users want to be confident that their personal information is not compromised or divulged in any questionable or potentially dangerous situation.
Facebook's technical writers use an encryption code on their site so that vital personal information is not compromised when users log in.
Keep in mind that when you use any online service to log into one of your accounts, there could be multiple security vulnerabilities where your account information could be compromised.
Is the tip line compromised?
It was eventually compromised by giving the power, but only with safeguarding conditions, to the Federal arbitration court.
The result was a difficulty as to burial, which was compromised by hurried interment at the abbey of Scellieres in Champagne, anticipating the interdict of the bishop of the diocese by an hour or two.
For this Nobilior was bitterly attacked by Cato the Censor, on the ground that he had compromised his dignity as a Roman general.
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