How to use Crowd in a sentence

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  • The crowd began to cheer.

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  • The crowd had dispersed, so they turned toward the only hotel in town.

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  • I grabbed a hot dog with sauerkraut at a stand nearby and watched the theater crowd exit the latest block buster show.

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  • The crowd cheered as one and the parade began.

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  • Her gaze passed over the faces in the crowd across the street.

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  • Several people in the crowd rushed at the coachman.

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  • Dean looked around the crowd but couldn't spot her.

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  • A dozen of them smashed together and tumbled to the ground, and seeing his success Jim kicked again and again, charging into the vegetable crowd, knocking them in all directions and sending the others scattering to escape his iron heels.

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  • The crowd moved on again.

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  • Order them not to crowd together.

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  • Most of the boys she dated would never have thought of practicing the age-old custom of walking around the car to open her door, or guiding her through the crowd with a gentle hand on one elbow.

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  • He took her hand and led her through the crowd at a steady pace.

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  • The crowd was screaming, the torches blinding.

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  • See, here's an officer jammed in too-- different voices were saying in the crowd, as the men looked at one another, and all pressed toward the exit from the bridge.

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  • The crowd of people really had made the house stuffy.

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  • It gives you a hint why the whole crowd wants to carve up Mr. Baratto a piece at a time.

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  • In another flash of lightning, she saw a form dart from the hallway, around the stunned crowd, towards her.

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  • The crowd was respectable although it looked smaller due to the large size of the building.

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  • Again the crowd of members of the suite and street gazers (among whom was Rostov) moved nearer to the Emperor.

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  • Kiera made her way through the crowd to an area with far fewer people.

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  • She faced her father, not expecting to see the small crowd of people on the other side of the monument.

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  • Then a little man jumped out of the basket, took off his tall hat, and bowed very gracefully to the crowd of Mangaboos around him.

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  • Dolokhov who was in the midst of the crowd forced his way to the edge of the dam, throwing two soldiers off their feet, and ran onto the slippery ice that covered the millpool.

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  • The wagons escorted by the hussars drew up to the picket ropes and a crowd of hussars surrounded them.

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  • He wriggled through the crowd to her, looking past her at the chasm and the woman sobbing beside it.

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  • On his way home from Vorontsovo, as he was passing the Bolotnoe Place Pierre, seeing a large crowd round the Lobnoe Place, stopped and got out of his trap.

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  • The crowd erupted in cheers and applause.

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  • The crowd jeered more loudly at their approach.

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  • The children who crowd these grimy alleys, half-clad and underfed, shrink away from your outstretched hand as if from a blow.

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  • I drove over to Greenbriar Road 'cause I figured I'd take a peek before I informed the Washington crowd of suits I had access to the place.

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  • In spite of the inclement weather, there was a large crowd of bathers frolicking in the earth-warmed water of the million-gallon facility when Dean dislodged his passengers.

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  • The six ladies-in-waiting of the Dean for Sheriff brigade cupped their hands and booed the competition, to the delight of the crowd.

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  • Tables and pillows stretched as far as she could see to create a massive circle she assumed was large enough to seat the crowd.

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  • Her eyes caught movement at the edge of the crowd.

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  • Kiera nodded, content to hide from the crowd.

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  • Then he added, "If it is in code, we're the wrong crowd for trying to break it."

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  • He's one of these type A personality guys who's always wound up tighter than a spring—wears whatever face suits the crowd.

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  • Poncho's was a staple for the twenty-something crowd.

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  • He had a crowd control baton the size of her hand that expanded with a touch to the thumb pad.

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  • Dustin darted in front of her, pushing his way through the crowd.

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  • He released her and leaned forward to hear her over the bellowing crowd.

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  • His advisors and mates dressed in well-made clothing edged with silver, denoting their rank among the shouting crowd in rags.

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  • She was half listening to him while she watched Denton reluctantly leave Clarissa and glance around the crowd.

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  • His eyes spotted the form he sought, and he wove his way through the crowd, trailing her down a quiet side street.

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  • She and her friends fell away as he moved into the crowd, towards the blonde.

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  • Xander caught her eye over the crowd.

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  • In front of them rows of gray cloaks were already visible through the smoke, and an officer catching sight of Bagration rushed shouting after the crowd of retreating soldiers, ordering them back.

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  • It was busy enough; she might be able to lose him if she made it to a crowd of people.

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  • He towered head and shoulders over the mostly female crowd and leaned with deceptive casualness that radiated danger against one of the pillars in the food court.

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  • The auction crowd could wait a little longer for his chauffeuring gig.

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  • Jennifer Radisson, in spite of her height and eye catching blonde hair, was quickly lost in the happy crowd that clogged the sidewalks.

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  • Dean agreed as he and Cynthia were caught up in the dispersing crowd.

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  • Dean was amazed at the size of the crowd.

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  • Her gaze took in the crowd.

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  • Dean glanced at his watch and threaded his way through the crowd to the bar, hoping Cynthia had not given up.

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  • He felt an obligation to Ethel Rosewater but by the looks of the crowd his presence was unnecessary.

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  • Hers was the kind of beauty that made a man notice her in a crowd full of beauties, or a god spot her from others gathered in his orchard for a celebration of his twenty-seventh birthday.

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  • Hilden moved through the crowd directly to the table and took up a protective position behind Rissa, watching without interfering.

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  • He descended amid the embraces of the crowd, and his cry "To arms!"

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  • But after cremation came in a mourning procession of servants and chiefs carrying the body to the funeral pyre to be burnt by the demondressed priests, after which the crowd of wives and slaves were exhorted to serve their lord faithfully in the next world, were sacrificed and their bodies burnt.

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  • The crowd had defied a night-time curfew to carry out the protest.

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  • A particularly intriguing internship can make your CV stand out from the crowd.

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  • Homebrew glorify it by playing tight and neat numbers with witty lyrics that scream for a crowd scene and lots of audience participation.

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  • In spite of the trampling of the French gendarmes' horses, which were pushing back the crowd, Rostov kept his eyes on every movement of Alexander and Bonaparte.

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  • Alexander and Napoleon, with the long train of their suites, approached the right flank of the Preobrazhensk battalion and came straight up to the crowd standing there.

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  • The Emperor passed on to the drawing room, the crowd made a rush for the doors, and several persons with excited faces hurried there and back again.

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  • With long strides, he started toward her, pushing his way through the crowd.

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  • She waved her hand around the crowd.

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  • One of Fred's nameless cohorts buttonholed Dean as he stepped from his vehicle, and by the time he extricated himself from her verbal grasp, the blonde was lost in the crowd at the park.

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  • There followed a buzz in the crowd.

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  • Cora began weaving through the crowd.

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  • She'd lost Hannah in the crowd.

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  • She stared at him dumbly until the crowd forced her toward the exit.

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  • She reached Evelyn and Romas and forced herself not to crowd them.

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  • She kept her eyes on the couple instead of the crowd.

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  • The warriors with her closed around her, blocking some of the crowd from sight.

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  • He took her arm and led her through the crowd into the night.

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  • When the crowd began to break up in earnest, she took her husband's arm and led him to their kitchen where a chicken pot pie was still bubbling on the table.

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  • The crowd had grown since Dean's Thursday trip, both in numbers of climbers and spectators.

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  • The man seemed to consider, aware of the small crowd whose attention was drawn to the group.

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  • The place catered to the espresso crowd but Dean acquiesced.

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  • Dean stepped to the sidewalk and waited for Cynthia to emerge from the church, but when she did, a crowd of friends and well wishers surrounded her, with the Mayer-the-leech encircling her shoulder with his scummy arm.

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  • Andy Sackler and Dean responded to a call crosstown at Ralph's Barber Shop, where they found a crowd milling around the sidewalk and a half dozen customers seated inside.

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  • Willoughby's was old hardwood and brass under 70 years of bad breath and nicotine, catering to a tenth the crowd of bygone days.

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  • Jenn grabbed Dustin's hand and pulled him through the crowd, out of the enclosed space where the walls crumbled.

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  • Angry voices wove in and out of the crowd's jeering and the ringing of her ears.

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  • He wove through the crowd, peering between his eyelashes before he reached the main table where Hilden stood.

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  • On the 12th of July 1789 Camille, leaping upon a table outside one of the cafes in the garden of the_ Palais Royal, announced to the crowd the dismissal of their favourite.

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  • In his violence, bound as he was, he tore his clothes into shreds, and his bare shoulders and breast were exposed to the gaze of the surging crowd.

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  • For the rest his classification demands no particular remark; but that in a work of this kind he had the courage to recognize, for instance, such a fact as the essential difference between swallows and swifts lifts him considerably above the crowd of other ornithological writers of his time.

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  • In 1392 a law put an end to riding in the Merceria, on account of the crowd, and all horses and mules were obliged to carry bells to warn foot-passengers.

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  • In 1770, on the 5th of March, in a street brawl, a number of citizens were killed or wounded by the soldiers, who fired into a crowd that were baiting a sentry.

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  • The final settlement of a " future " settlement contract involved usually a crowd of persons, and the of " differ= passage of large sums of money backwards and for e"ces."

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  • This would be so if people acted independently and without guidance, but actually they are sometimes misled by published advice and movements in the market intended to deceive them, and, even when they are not, they watch each other's attitudes and tend to act as a crowd.

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  • Many delicious stories are told of his presence of mind and the skilful appeals which he made to the better feeling of the crowd.

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  • The people, headed by John Lizka (1376-1424), threw the burgomaster and several town-councillors, who were the instigators of this outrage, from the windows and they were immediately killed by the crowd.

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  • His grave was surrounded by a large crowd of mourners, among whom were Gladstone, Bright, Milner Gibson, Charles Villiers and a host besides from all parts of the country.

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  • But he had no sooner mounted the steps leading to the entrance than the crowd, which had followed him all the way beating him with sticks and umbrellas, made a rush at him, knocked him down, and kicked and trampled him to death.

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  • Like all quacks they gather a crowd of slaves, children, women and idlers.

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  • Jesus withdraws to the Judaean desert, but soon returns, six days before Passover, to Bethany; Mary anoints Him, a crowd comes to see Him and Lazarus, and the hierarchs then plan the killing of Lazarus also.

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  • But in recent times the weight of traction engines and wagons which pass over bridges has increased, and this kind of load generally produces greater straining action than a crowd of people.

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  • This took place on the night of the 22nd of April 1826; but a mistaken order threw the ranks of the Greeks into disorder, and the Turks entered the town pell-mell with the retreating crowd.

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  • Though it is perhaps needlessly long, the thread of the story is never lost amid a crowd of details; every incident is made subordinate to the general idea, appears in its appropriate place, and contributes its share to the perfection of the whole.

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  • The quantity of work which he turned out is enormous, for the fifteen large volumes which contain 'his ' Norman Conquest, his unfinished History of Sicily, his William Rufus (1882), and his Essays (1872-1879), and the crowd of his smaller books, are matched in amount by his uncollected contributions to periodicals.

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  • They began in 1860 at the funeral of the widow of General Sobinski, killed in 1830, and on the 27th of February 1861 they led to the so-called Warsaw massacres, when the troops fired on a crowd which refused to disperse.

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  • Danh-gbi has numerous wives, who until 1857 took part in a public procession from which the profane crowd was excluded; a python was carried round the town in a hammock, perhaps as a ceremony for the expulsion of evils.

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  • The true art of life is to crowd as much enjoyment as possible into every moment.

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  • With an imposing force he returned to the Forum, and at the foot of the Capitol encountered Galba, who, alarmed by vague rumours of treachery, was making his way through a dense crowd of wondering citizens towards the barracks of the guard.

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  • Pechlin undertook to crowd the fatal masquerade with accomplices, but took care not to be there personally.

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  • This he did with safety in the face of a large and threatening crowd, and thus dealt the mutineers a heavy blow.

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  • A crowd of 6000 persons gathered, and Hodson with marvellous coolness ordered them to disarm, which they proceeded to do.

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  • On galloping after the princes he found the crowd once more pressing on the escort and threatening an attack; and fearing that he would be unable to bring his prisoners into Delhi he shot them with his own hand.

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  • This is the most bitterly criticized action in his career, but no one but the man on the spot can judge how it is necessary to handle a crowd; and in addition one of the princes, Abu Bukt, heir-apparent to the throne, had made himself notorious for cutting off the arms and legs of English children and pouring the blood into their mothers' mouths.

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  • This division contains the palace of the ruler of Tiryns, a building which shows careful and skilful construction, elaborate decoration, and a well-arranged plan, suitable to the wants1 of a wealthy autocratic chief, who lived in a manner which partly recalls the luxury of an Oriental king, and also resembled the feudal state of a medieval baron, surrounded by a crowd of vassals.

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  • Around the Anglo-Saxon magnates were collected a crowd of retainers and dependants of all ranks and conditions; and there is evidence enough to show that among them were some called cnihtas who were not always the humblest or least considerable of their number.'

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  • The tips of unripened wood should be cut back about one-third their length at an outwardly placed bud, and the chief pruning thereafter required will be to cut away inwardly directed shoots which cross or crowd each other and tend to confuse the centre of the tree.

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  • A crowd of small writers had vainly attempted to rival Addison.

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  • War was evidently impending; and the ministers seem to have thought that the eloquence of Johnson might with advantage be employed to inflame the nation against the opposition at home, and against the rebels beyond the Atlantic. He had already written two or three tracts in defence of the foreign and domestic policy of the government; and those tracts, though hardly worthy of him, were much superior to the crowd of pamphlets which lay on the counters of Almon and Stockdale.

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  • Town after town was delivered, first Messana, then Syracuse, then a crowd of others.

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  • When carbon-assimilation is active, starch-granules crowd upon the surface of the pyrenoid and completely obscure it from view.

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  • During the first half of the 19th century wholesale clearances had been effected in many districts, and the crofters were compelled either to emigrate or to crowd into areas already congested, where, eking out a precarious living by following the fisheries, they led a hard and miserable existence.

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  • He had very little adaptability in dealing with his fellows; the crowd, as a crowd, fired his enthusiasm, but he was unable to cope with the individuals that composed it.

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  • At this moment a crowd came up to ask the fulfilment of his annual act of grace, the pardon of a prisoner at the Passover.

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  • Luther nailed ninety-five theses on the church door on that day, the 1st of November 1517, when the crowd could see and read them.

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  • The Church responded, and under Peter's leadership a motley crowd, principally of French origin, set out in 1096 for the Holy Land.

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  • Its particular importance consists in the fact that the stars, bright as well as faint, crowd towards this plane.

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  • For him there is only the One Absolute Being, the one reality that is all in all; whilst all the phenomenal existences and occurrences that crowd upon our senses are nothing more than an illusion of the individual soul estranged for a time from its divine source - an illusion only to be dispelled in the end by the soul's fuller knowledge of its own true nature and its being one with the eternal fountain of blissful being.

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  • These crowd at certain seasons in innumerable multitude to certain islands within the tropics, where they breed, and the wonderful assemblage known as " wideawake fair" on the island of Ascension has been more or less fully described from very ancient times.

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  • This conviction made young men leave their loves and pleasures, grave men quit their counting-houses, churchmen desert their missals, to crowd the lecture-rooms of philologers and rhetoricians.

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  • The crowd rather than the individual is the thinking unit.

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  • And the thinking power of a crowd - that is, a mob, not a deliberative assembly - is of a very low order, emotion of a " panicky " type driving it hither and thither like a rudderless ship.

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  • However, as the students of mob-psychology have shown, every crowd tends to have its meneur, its mob-leader, the man who sets the cheering or starts the running-away.

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  • Spinoza quieted his fears as well as he could, assuring him that as soon as the crowd made any threatening movement he would go out to meet them, "though they should serve me as they did the poor De Witts.

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  • Hence it is that even the holy Ganges resorts underground once in the year to the source of the Cauvery, to purge herself from the pollution contracted from the crowd of sinners who have bathed in her waters.

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  • The " crowd of lights " described by Paulinus as crowning the altar were either grouped round it or suspended in front of it; they are represented by the sanctuary lamps of the Latin Church and by the crown of lights suspended in front of the altar in the Greek.

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  • While the history steadily held its way, a crowd of extraordinary little books accompanied and diversified it.

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  • After some obscure adventures in Ireland, he landed at Whitesand Bay, near the Land's End, on the 7th of September, and was joined by a crowd of the country people, who had been recently in revolt against excessive taxation.

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  • They walked before him in Indian file, cleared a passage for him (summovere) through the crowd, and saw that he was received with the marks of respect due to his rank.

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  • The crowd greeted their arrival with mockery and derision, and being treated as the envoys of heretics they escaped without having obtained a hearing.

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  • A mass meeting of about 5000 citizens of the above-mentioned counties (many of them armed militiamen), at Braddock's Field, on the 1st and 2nd of August 1794, threatened to take possession of Fort Lafayette and to burn Pittsburg, but cooler counsel prevailed, and after voting to proscribe several persons, and marching in a body through the streets of the town, the crowd dispersed without doing any damage.

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  • Monuments, tombs, busts and memorials crowd the choir, its chapels and the transepts, nor is the nave wholly free of them.

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  • Like his own Christian in the cage, he found protectors even among the crowd at Vanity Fair.

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  • She is said to have persuaded him of the divine character of her commission by discovering him though disguised in the crowd of his courtiers, and by reassuring him regarding his secret doubts as to his legitimacy.

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  • He was nicknamed "Buckshot" by the Nationalist press, on the supposition that he had ordered its use by the police when firing on a crowd.

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  • Early in March 1882 he visited some of the worst districts in Ireland, and addressed the crowd at Tullamore on the subject of outrages, denouncing the people for their want of courage in not assisting the government, but adding, "whether you do or not, it is the duty of the government to stop the outrages, and stop them we will."

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  • On this occasion a great crowd, especially of young people, thronged round the well with shouts of religious enthusiasm, while the servants of the well dashed buckets of water over their heads.

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  • Burckhardt in 1814 estimated the crowd at Arafa at 70,000, Burton in 1853 at 50,000, `Abd el-Razzak in 1858 at 60,000.

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  • He was prominent in the colonial militia and tried to keep the Boston crowd and the British soldiers from the clash known as the Boston massacre (1770).

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  • Those who wanted a more thorough revolution wrought up the crowd and even respectable citizens wished to have the Removal king among them and amenable to their opinion.

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  • A petition to that effect having been exposed for signature on the altar in the Champ de Mars, a disturbance ensued and the National Guard fired on the crowd, killing a few and wounding many.

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  • A Servian crowd at a festival presents a medley of brilliant and picturesque costumes, scarlet being the favourite colour.

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  • Between 1 774 and 1789 he built scores of of ft ., the optical excellence of which approved itself W illiam by a crowd of discoveries.

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  • The whole, in the time of the great fairs, when every available place is packed with merchandise and thronged with a motley crowd, presents the semblance of an oriental bazaar.

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  • At Tuttlingen it contracts and the hills crowd close to the banks, while ruins of castles crown almost every possible summit.

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  • Finally, behind this bourgeoisie, and afar off, came the crowd of serfs, rustics whom the acquisition of land had gradually enfranchised, and who were the more eager to enjoy their definitive liberation because it was close at hand.

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  • The crowd of citizens who accompanied the mayor on horseback to Westminster developed into a yearly pageant, which each season became more elaborate.

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  • Finding his people slow to come to church, he is said to have stood at the end of a bridge singing songs in the vernacular, thus collecting a crowd to listen to exhortations on sacred subjects.

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  • The priest of the parish with the churchwardens and the parochial officials headed a crowd of boys who, armed with green boughs, beat with them the parish border-stones.

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  • For hours he stood, or sat on horseback, amid the surging crowd, facing the mutinous soldiers - who had loaded their muskets and formed square - while effort after effort was made to bring them to reason, sometimes at the cost of life - as in the case of Count Miloradovich, military governor of St Petersburg, who was mortally wounded by a;pistol shot while arguing with the mutineers.

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  • Bordeaux was curt as he helped her down into the crowd.

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  • Directing answers to faceless voices, she searched the crowd for any of the crew.

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  • Lightning split the ceiling with a boom, frying several vamps in the crowd.

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  • There are Watchers who have left the crowd for Czerno's team.

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  • If Damian knew the woman trying to crawl back into his bed had helped murder his brother, her husband… She couldn't see him over the crowd.

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  • They exchanged a silent communication, and Pierre moved through the crowd toward Linda and Traci.

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  • The parade marched the length of Main Street, only to reverse itself, ultimately returning to where it had assembled, giving the crowd a double feature and allowing the participants a view of one another.

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  • The jockeying crowd made it difficult for five-foot Cynthia Dean to catch more than a glimpse of the activity as bodies rolled and washed across the pavement and errant streams drenched the crowd.

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  • He placed a hand on the small of her back and led her through the crowd to the ballroom with the orchestra and the dancers.

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  • Kiera maneuvered through the crowd, out of place in her jeans, T-shirt, and armband marking her as Anshan.

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  • He's one of these type A personality guys who's always wound up tighter than a spring—wears whatever face suits the crowd.

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  • It was a fun crowd, obvi­ously out to have a good time while testing their personal ability to accomplish a truly grueling trial.

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  • It wasn't unbridled ambition that put him at the head of the pack—he knew if he didn't get a jump on the crowd he wouldn't see the town of Alamosa before sunset.

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  • Xander led her through the crowd, out of the hidden rave and into the legitimate bar out front.

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  • The big crowd was an auspicious moment for us, it will allow us to go from strength to strength.

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  • He was confident of victory despite the large Oxford crowd that had gathered.

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  • He told stories about his past as a historian, even eliciting a few laughs from members of the crowd.

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  • It can be hard to develop rapport with a crowd from such a distance.

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  • With some of the crowd readily admitting to this being their third night of ¡ Forward, Russia!

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  • On takeoff it rolled sharply and away from the crowd, the flickering afterburner adding to the effect.

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  • A crowd watches agog, mostly via large screens in the rain, while the Waterfront Hall is set aside for special guests.

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  • The first time he just went across and back, to the crowd's amazement.

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  • The public address announcer was almost gleeful in his statement of the obvious to the shivering crowd gathered at Boundary Park.

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  • They really got the crowd moving with their onstage antics, leaping into the air at every chance.

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  • Through following this crowd through these events, we're made to feel their growing anticipation.

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  • But the Friday night crowd remained appreciative of what was a professional and honed performance.

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  • Hands and fists They were an oddly assorted crowd.

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  • Serve the salad for lunch with a flour bannock or as part of a buffet, if you're having a crowd.

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  • Power doesn't come from the end of a gun barrel; it comes from the look in a crowd's eye.

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  • And then there's this crowd of nobles, all subservient to him, all beholden to him and dependent on his favor.

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  • However, straight-ahead bluegrass is not what the crowd came to hear and not what the band came to play!

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  • To the crowd's disgust, it was actually Chuck Sherman who made his way down the aisle, complete with purple feather boa.

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  • The footage also showed a Warrior tank being hit by home-made gasoline bombs hurled by people in the crowd.

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  • The Madding Crowd's collective bosom was not on display.

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  • I could come back out or go back out and have a brawl in the crowd, whatever.

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  • The gallant mounted burghers hacked their way through the unarmed crowd, killing eleven people with their swords and injuring many others.

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  • What singles Pedro out from the crowd is the soulful elements and the doffed cap toward nature.

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  • Phoebe says something to the crowd in French and is met with a lusty cheer.

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  • The crowd cheer and go mad, it's an honor to be there.

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  • Suddenly, to continue the metaphor, you're standing in a large crowd of people with a distinctly chilly feeling down below!

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  • The crowd began to rowdily chant the chorus and join in with the spirit of the anthem.

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  • Hoggard pops Malinga to slip off the arm, and the drunken clowns in the crowd are screaming no-ball every time he bowls.

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  • Harry looked down into the crowd and noticed a commotion.

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  • A roar rose like in a great crescendo from the crowd.

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  • Conveniently early opening sorts out the pre-work breakfast crowd, with the fresh croissants well worth getting up early for.

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  • Despite a blustery crosswind a fantastic display was flown, earning the Team a round of applause from the crowd.

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  • The evening sale on August 14, held in Newlands Village Hall, attracted a capacity crowd.

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  • Judging by the random outbreaks of dancing among the assembled crowd, the verdict seems to be a positive one too.

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  • Competitors came out of the shade of the trees to be greeted by a sizeable crowd of spectators clustered around a cleverly prepared re-start.

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  • Our tranquility, nature and fresh air forms the ideal environment for solving business issues far from the madding crowd.

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  • Captain Rhian Williams duly received the League Shield from RFU President Gill Burns before an appreciative crowd on the pitch after the match.

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  • The stripped down approach seemed to go down well with the packed crowd as the band performed classic after classic.

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  • Kelly Fisher found her match being watched by an enthusiastic crowd of German fans who had heard that the world champion was in town.

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  • But, just when the crowd was hoping for total degeneracy, Louise pulled herself together and finished.

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  • Derby match was moved to the evening to maximize the crowd.

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  • A surprisingly large crowd of fellow early risers was up for first dibs on the freshly groomed runs.

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  • They do not crowd one another aside, and they will never disobey his word.

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  • The force of what he created was so down-to-earth that the appeal was even to many in the traditional folk crowd.

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  • None the less, it's mostly an elegant crowd - wish there were a few eccentrics; they make such good copy.

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  • During the break between the first set and the first encore the crowd was out of control.

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  • A highly entertaining match, played in good spirits, which the crowd enjoyed.

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  • The crowd was all enveloping, not unlike a cloud.

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  • The crowd's not entirely silent, but there's not too much extraneous talking.

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  • Duff certainly has a unique voice, clearly identifiable among the often faceless pop crowd.

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  • I was one of the crowd who saw this famous fiasco.

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  • After the first two pieces every tune sounded the same and the crowd got fidgety, starting push waves and shouting for the Monkeys.

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  • It now has a devoted following among the Manchester glamor crowd.

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  • The second act Skinnyman is very good and he gets the crowd frenetic for the imminent arrival of the GLC!

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  • The applause of the crowd makes the head giddy.

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  • A policeman with a sub-machine gun is confronted by a hostile crowd.

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  • Back to the old hacienda Once home to Mexico's jute barons, Yucatan's colonial estates now attract a ritzy crowd.

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  • Over the years, the park has become a hangout for a rather rough crowd.

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  • We are a fairly easy-going crowd and are not hidebound by too many rules; enjoyment of Cycling is the main thing.

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  • Protesters who escaped say government troops fired into the crowd, killing hundreds of people.

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  • The chattering of the crowd dies down to an expectant hush, only broken by the occasional whistle and the odd yell.

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  • The people in the crowd were so compact and stood to firm that they could not reach the hustings without halting.

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  • Despite that, around 70 million technically illegal workers crowd the urban streets looking for employment.

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  • Also, the plot machinations are a bit on the twisty side, which means that it may not suit the popcorn crowd.

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  • The crowd turned their heads like mere cats as Default used his musical strings to play with me, his full size marionette.

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  • Madonna even mocked the crowd once she got inside the building, according to a report.

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  • The league newcomers are by no means strangers to the Coventry crowd.

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  • The workmen watch open-mouthed, hesitant, for they cannot be sure that they are the quarry - and the crowd is upon them.

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  • Back on the Ku'damm a crowd gathered round an organ grinder and his assistant from East Berlin.

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  • Never the less, inexperienced US troops overreacted, as they did in Kabul, and fired into the crowd killing 14 civilians.

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  • There was a dead silence of suspense among the crowd as the ball described a lofty parabola.

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  • Cardiff, roared on by a fiercely partisan crowd, refused to bow.

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  • With the crowd assembled, a pregnant pause awaited his answer.

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  • Umberto Eco has written on a similar cultural peculiarity in Italy, especially among the popular cinema crowd.

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  • There is little crowd pleasing, little brand advertising.

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  • Iraqi police say there was a large crowd of people near the station when the vehicle exploded.

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  • When Weissmuller left the poolside, the crowd of 7,000 stood and chanted for him to reappear to take a bow.

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  • This volume contains a new general introduction by Alan Bennett, as well as the original preface by Lindsay Anderson to The Old Crowd.

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  • Kate Jackson is beaming at the crowd, heavily pregnant, of course, with her husband Tim Miller's second child.

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  • With three miles to go, leader Vanderlei de Lima of Brazil was bundled into the crowd by the defrocked priest.

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  • Like all previous large scale anti-capitalist protests, Barcelona was made up of a very local crowd.

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  • The crowd becomes quite raucous for French internationals, and downright mad during the World Cup.

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  • But the response from the alternative crowd wasn't a knee-jerk reaction.

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  • A soulful rendition of this song had the crowd cheering on their feet at the end.

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  • During the classic ' The Killing Moon ' the crowd did seem to get a little restless.

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  • The crowd were growing restless, the disciples agitated.

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  • Its b-side We Don't Know recently resurfaced on The In Crowd compilation.

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  • But it was Bedfordâs party and most of the 2,500 crowd reveled in it.

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  • Eyewitnesses said US troops then fired on a crowd close to the building from nearby rooftops.

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  • Taking his cues from the crowd, he creates spontaneous comedy routines from nowhere.

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  • This attracted a great crowd of people, who, thinking it the work of the bailiffs, became rowdy.

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  • Luckily the law didn't get involved but a crowd did gather to watch our rather shameful descent from our heavenly nest.

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  • The weather was glorious and the Irish crowd awaited an exciting showdown.

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  • Kellogg once hit a shuttlecock into the crowd in disbelief and Clark yelled desperately at 1-14 in the second game.

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  • This set ends with Chance - an old Big Country hit - Bruce's trademark guitar intro signals a mass crowd singalong.

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  • But what crowd was ever so numerous, or so single-minded?

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  • Had another wander round and went into the main tent to hear born slippy being played and the crowd was gong mental!

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  • The skeletons made their way through the astonished spectators, eventually melting into the crowd, still shouting slogans against a long-dead president.

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  • Billy Nicholls, former Immediate stablemate of the Small Faces then moved to lead vocals to lead the crowd in Itchycoo Park.

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  • Nevertheless, solid defending had most of the crowd predicting a goalless stalemate.

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  • Kelly was given a standing ovation by some members of the sell-out crowd who treated the cast to three curtain calls.

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  • There's a crowd of people, and couples, dancing to the music of someone's portable stereo.

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  • Cruise crew were of nesting bald civil war storyteller crowd from the.

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  • The second of these tunes even managed to get the somewhat subdued crowd screaming along with the chorus.

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  • I suddenly realize that the room is crowded enough to crowd surf.

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  • He also seems to enjoy crowd surfing more than ever which led to a unique sight.

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  • Feminist theologians will also want to question Lot's apparent willingness to hand his daughters over to a mad crowd to face certain death.

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  • Faced with a crowd of several thousands there wasn't a lot else they could do.

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  • As each vehicle approached the tollgates, the crowd urged the driver not to pay the toll.

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  • Within five minutes the entire crowd were playing musical chairs and dancing round the room to the dulcet tones of the Spice Girls.

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  • Jesus sat down opposite the place where the offerings were put and watched the crowd putting their money into the temple treasury.

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  • The difficulty in identifying troublemakers in the event of any crowd trouble?

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  • Not one of the soldiers received a bullet wound, the crowd was largely completely unarmed.

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  • This shows we can become uninhibited in the dark where intimacy no longer prevails Another example of crowd behavior is bystander apathy.

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  • One night I saw a crowd on a street and heard piteous wails.

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  • Oh yes and until the Old Style DJ started an atmosphere the crowd was total wank for 69k!

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  • The seldom used water pistols being an effective methods of crowd control.

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  • That said tho she went down well with most the crowd and her somewhat whimsical banter between songs was funny and enjoyable.

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  • Angie Brown drove the crowd wild and got festival goers to their feet dancing under the beautiful sunshine.

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  • We have to stand apart from the crowd, just like the red striped zebra.

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  • An instant later he suddenly backed toward the crowd of Mangaboos and kicked out his hind legs as hard as he could.

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  • Punishment and fear were not; nor were threatening words read On suspended brass; nor did the suppliant crowd fear The words of their judge; but were safe without an avenger.

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  • Almost every time a new carriage drove up a whisper ran through the crowd and caps were doffed.

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  • A moment later everyone had drawn up round the crowd of dogs.

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  • For a moment the crowd stood still, but then it made another rush forward.

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  • I'm just tired of the labels we slap on people who think independent of the 'in' crowd.

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  • She didn't see her brother's bleached hair and familiar face anywhere in the crowd.

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  • Bianca jogged after the two, who raced towards a small crowd at the opened gate of the compound.

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  • She turned to see the hall in disarray, a mist darker than night slowly creeping through the crowd.

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  • Jule rose and maneuvered through the crowd and down the small hall.

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  • If Damian knew the woman trying to crawl back into his bed had helped murder his brother, her husband… She couldn't see him over the crowd.

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  • After lunch, photographer Brandon Westlake took the opportunity to show a montage of his recent shots, first on the parlor coffee table, and then, as the crowd increased, he presented a full-fledged slide show.

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  • He kept an eye out for Billy Langstrom, whom he still hoped to talk to, but he spotted neither him nor Pumpkin Green in the crowd.

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  • By the time the Deans arrived, the crowd was already several deep, the hoses drawn, and the early participants chatting nervously.

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  • At the moment when the university of Paris was, by the absence of its rivals, placed in complete control of the education of France, she found herself driven to defend the principles of classical education against a crowd of assailants.

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  • Surrounded by a crowd of slaves, mistresses and flatterers, he permitted his empire to be administered by unworthy favourites, while he squandered the money wrung from his provinces on costly buildings and expensive gifts to the churches of his metropolis.

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  • Riding along the Jager Strasse one day, he saw a crowd of people.

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  • Besides these there was a vast throng of dependents who lived by the temple and its services - theologi, who may have expounded sacred legends, hymnodi, who composed hymns in honour of the deity, and others, together with a great crowd of hieroi who performed more menial offices.

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  • From the same example Fra Bartolommeo and a crowd of other Florentine painters of the rising or risen generation took in like manner a new impulse.

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  • In buildings to be used as offices, hotels, apartments, &c., it is usual in establishing the loads for the purpose of computation to assume that the columns carrying the roof and the upper storey will be called upon to sustain the full dead load due to material and the maximum computed variable load, but it is customary' to reduce the variable loads at the rate of about 5% storey by storey towards the base, until a minimum of about 20% of the entire variable load is reached, for it is evidently impossible that the building can be loaded by a densely-packed moving crowd in all of its storeys simultaneously.

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  • On the r 2th of July Camille Desmoulins announced the dismissal of Necker to the crowd in the Palais Royal.

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  • Their heads were cut off and despatched to Rome, where they were burnt on the Campus Martius by the exultant crowd.

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  • A pair of older boys stood atop a corner building with a water cannon, letting lose on the paraders with a stream from their high, seemingly secure position—until the fire truck proved its might by soaking them and their perch, to the delight of the crowd.

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  • Following a great evening which included our first illuminated boat display which was greeted by applause from the crowd on the bank.

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  • Do you think you ' make more sense ' to a Northern Irish audience than to a crowd in a pub backroom in Cambridge?

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  • And cries of horror were heard in the crowd.

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  • She and the countess and Sonya were standing by themselves as in the depths of a forest amid that crowd of strangers, with no one interested in them and not wanted by anyone.

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  • A crowd of instruments that seemed at first to overwhelm it in sympathetic comments is perfectly dramatic and appropriate on the symphonic scale.

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  • Following Desmoulins the crowd surged through Paris, procuring arms by force; and on the 13th it was partly organized as the Parisian militia which was afterwards to be the National Guard.

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  • The crowd began to murmur and presently to fling stones and cry "murderer !"

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  • The crowd of varying forms should not prevent us from seeing that we can trace through their confusion the line along which the characteristic traits and institutions of European feudalism, as it actually was, were growing constantly more distinct.

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  • All was turmoil and confusion, the crowd frantic. And, although Rondinelli had not come, the signory sent angry messages to ask why the Dominicans delayed the trial.

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  • Ladmirault, commanding the French 4th Corps had seen, during the afternoon of the 15th, the terrible crowd and confusion prevailing in the defiles leading to Gravelotte, and resolved to disobey his orders and to move direct from his bivouacs by the road from Woippy to St Privat, disregarding altogether the alleged danger from the Prussians supposed to be advancing from Thionville.

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  • Royal troops sent to Boston (several regiments, 1768) irritated the populace, who were highly excited at the time, until in an outbreak on the 5th of March 1770 a file of garrison troops shot down in self-defence a few citizens in a crowd which assailed them.

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  • The loudest sound in that crowd was her wailing.

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  • Alpatych went up to a large crowd standing before a high barn which was blazing briskly.

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  • The crowd was evidently watching for the roof to fall in, and Alpatych watched for it too.

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  • Prince Andrew in his riding cloak, mounted on a black horse, was looking at Alpatych from the back of the crowd.

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  • A large crowd of militiamen and domestics were moving toward her, and in their midst several men were supporting by the armpits and dragging along a little old man in a uniform and decorations.

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  • Sighs were the only sound heard in the crowd.

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  • No one replied and Princess Mary, looking round at the crowd, found that every eye she met now was immediately dropped.

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  • Go away yourself, alone... came from various sides of the crowd.

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  • But her voice was drowned by the voices of the crowd.

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  • With drooping head Princess Mary left the crowd and went back to the house.

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  • They rode at a footpace to the barn, where a large crowd of peasants was standing.

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  • One of the men came out of the crowd and went up to Rostov.

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  • Without considering what he would do he moved unconciously with quick, resolute steps toward the crowd.

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  • After the hussars had come to the village and Rostov had gone to see the princess, a certain confusion and dissension had arisen among the crowd.

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