Furious, Sofia pushed off the bed coverings and stood, teetering dangerously before deciding to sit again.
twice dangerously wounded and so disabled that he could never wear armour again.
Innocentius died of a fever, and Jerome was dangerously ill.
While these realisms come dangerously near to materialism, that of the Roman Catholic A.
Here extraordinary good fortune put into the enemy's hands a copy of Lee's orders, from which it was clear that the Confederates were dangerously dispersed.
Corps and 3rd Landwehr division) were most dangerously extended, and a surprise at daybreak might have had far-reaching results.
Instinctively a portion of their line worked to the left to face this new menace, and the front thus became dangerously extended.
It is only in very large doses that it weakens the intracardiac nervous ganglia, slows and weakens the pulse, and dangerously lowers the blood pressure.
Her breath caught at the sight of his wide, muscular chest, and the pants that dropped dangerously low on his hips.
Besides other rooms, it contains a drug store, and a chamber for those who are dangerously ill.
His critics assert that he simply interrupted the orderly course of business, inspired panic and dangerously arrested prosperity.
Outram considered the terms of this proclamation dangerously severe, and Lord Ellenborough, president of the board of control, thus criticized it in a hasty despatch, the publication of which necessitated his own resignation.
Moderate as were his views and disinterested as were his motives, his tactics were passionately and dangerously aggressive.
His friend Chanut fell dangerously ill; and Descartes, who devoted himself to attend in the sick-room, was obliged to issue from it every morning in the chill northern air of January, and spend an hour in the palace library.
Taran saw the two struggling figures teeter dangerously close to the edge of a pit.
On the 7th of October he was dangerously wounded, and the queen showed her anxiety for his safety by riding 40 miles to visit him, incurring a severe illness.
A dangerously familiar but perfectly innocent flirtation is, however, the worst that can fairly be alleged against Catherine on this occasion.
The key of the duke's position was now in Napoleon's hands, Wellington's centre was dangerously shaken, the troops were exhausted, and the reserves inadequate.
Lee's lines were becoming dangerously extended, but he could not allow the enemy to cut him off from the west.
But be warned, the place is dangerously addictive.
Those on turnips and other Cruciferae are due to the infection of Plasmodiophora, a dangerously parasitic Myxomycete.
In September of the same year, while visiting in Louisiana to escape the fever, his wife died of it and Davis himself was dangerously ill.
Between the Val Lagarina and the Vallarsa and along the Val Terragnolo the Italian lines formed a dangerously exposed salient, running down from the high slopes and completely dominated by the Austrian guns on Monte Biaena, Monte Ghello, Monte Finonchio and the Folgaria plateau.
From Rome Newman returned to Sicily alone, and was dangerously ill with fever at Leonforte, recovering from it with the conviction that he had a work to do in England.
Writing of the Tibetan he states: "As a beverage he drinks, all day long, cupfuls of, hot buttered tea, which is really a soup or broth made by boiling tea-leaves with rancid butter and balls of dough, and adding a little salt, and straining - a decoction which was invariably nasty to our taste, though no doubt it is wholesome; for it is not merely a stimulating hot drink in the cold, but overcomes the danger of drinking unboiled water in a country where the water supply is dangerously polluted."
Party feeling in America has probably never been more dangerously impassioned than in the three years preceding 3 Hamilton wrote for the papers himself; Jefferson never did.
At the capture of Buda in 1686 he received a wound (3rd August), but he continued to serve up to the siege of Belgrade in 1688, in which he was dangerously wounded.
Feeling that Seleucus was becoming dangerously great, he now allied himself with Ptolemy, marrying his daughter Arsin06.
While the nation felt genuine gratitude for his energy and its success, he was reported to have fallen dangerously ill.
Bogdan, after learning to read and write, a rare accomplishment in those days, entered the Cossack ranks, was dangerously wounded and taken prisoner in his first battle against the Turks, and found leisure during his two years' captivity at Constantinople to acquire the rudiments of Turkish and French.
For a strong ale Special is subtle and dangerously drinkable.
veer dangerously close to the wrong side of self-indulgence.
Wax will create a dull buildup that makes the floor dangerously slippery.
The flashes are dangerously distracting.
disciplinary action will be taken against students breaking the regulations or driving dangerously.
The squadron was not very well manned, and Byng was in particular much aggrieved because his marines were landed to make room for the soldiers who were to reinforce the garrison, and he feared that if he met a French squadron after he had lost them he would be dangerously undermanned.
When the War of the Austrian Succession approached, his sympathies were entirely with Maria Theresa - mainly on the ground that the fall of the house of Austria would dangerously increase the power of France, even if she gained no accession of territory.
The city is built in a bowllike depression of the great central plateau, and the drainage from the surrounding hillsides has produced a dangerously insanitary condition, from which one or two virulent fever epidemics have resulted.
The war policy of the Government was declared to be primarily the protection of Islam, particularly Turkish Islam, against the hostile and dangerously subversive policy of Great Britain.
Not only does it relieve the spasm, but it lessens the amount of secretion - often dangerously excessive - which is often associated with it.
Napoleon's chance of success was dangerously diminished, if not utterly destroyed, by the incompetence of the two marshals whom in an evil hour he selected for high commands.
Muller), Scourfield has shown how it is adapted for movement back downwards in the water along the underside of the surface film, which to many small crustaceans is a dangerously disabling trap. (b) Bosminidae.
Heavy machine-gun fire was concentrated on her; two officers were dangerously wounded and two of the launch's crew of four killed, but she got clear.
He was made acting-lieutenant in the West Indies in the same year, and the rank was confirmed in 1744 During the Jacobite rising of 1745 he commanded the "Baltimore" sloop in the North Sea, and was dangerously wounded in the head while co-operating with a frigate in an engagement with two strong French privateers.
In the early part of 1616, when Thomas, Egerton, Baron Ellesmere (c. 1540-1617), the lord chancellor, was dangerously ill, Bacon wrote a long and careful letter to the king, proposing himself for the office, should it fall vacant, and stating as frankly as possible of what value he considered his services would be.
In the gallant discharge of its duties he was dangerously wounded by a leading outlaw, whom he slew in single combat; and while yet confined to Hermitage Castle he received a visit of two hours from the queen, who rode thither from Jedburgh and back through 20 miles of the wild borderland where her person was in perpetual danger from the freebooters whom her father's policy had striven and had failed to extirpate.
She glanced toward the dark cell and saw the silver eyes flash dangerously.
Symptoms can last for weeks or months, and they can become dangerously intense.
"You better hope that's not true," Xander said softly, dangerously.
He travelled by way of Tashilhunpo, lay dangerously ill for some time at Samding monastery, duly reached Lhasa, where he visited the Dalai Lama, but owing to small-pox in the city could remain there only a fortnight, though he made full use of this time.
In 385 B.C. he served in a Theban contingent sent to the support of the Spartans at Mantineia, where he was saved, when dangerously wounded, by Epaminondas.
Greek writers give a more flattering account of the Ephthalites, which may perhaps be due to the fact that they were useful to the East Roman empire as enemies of Persia and also not dangerously near.
Rhyn.s voice lowered dangerously and he faced his brother.
She felt the uneasy truce between the two parties in the ensuing silence, understood their hospitality toward Taran was dangerously tepid.
Dangerously sexy, his shoulder length dark hair tousled and his heavy, clean-cut jaw shaded by several days of growth.
Only the dangerously complacent or naïve could assume that we have safely put the BSE crisis behind us.
Repeated ad nauseam, however, the whole thing becomes hackneyed, stagnant and, dare I say it, dangerously self-referential.
Mild or moderate conditions Anxiety, psychomotor agitation, violent or dangerously impulsive behavior.
Many of London's outer boroughs have dangerously high levels of pollution.
Newcastle moved downfield dangerously and got close to the Bristol line.
The aim is to save the endangered species after a drop in cod stock to dangerously low levels.
flirted dangerously with oppositionist opportunism.
Nevertheless despite these promising moves the peace process remained dangerously fragile.
A dangerously elevated IOP, or ocular hypertension (OHT ), is a major risk factor for glaucoma.
When I finally convinced her that it was the bird's picture I wanted, she looked at me like I was dangerously insane.
Hey Girls, I've just started kickboxing after being told that I was dangerously overweight.
In particular In The Air Tonight, which actually sounds dangerously deranged and eminently listenable.
On reaching the pitch, which looked dangerously loose at the top, I noticed that the draft was coming from higher up.
They are impossible to attain and therefore dangerously misleading... " [UNQ 24] .
Noise at all hours, kids playing truant & stealing motorbikes which they rode dangerously.
In the 1840's and early 1850's church graveyards were becoming dangerously overcrowded and some posed a health risk.
Top of Page Body mass Men are increasingly dangerously overweight.
Live dangerously with a Crash mode featuring 45 segments, each of which rewards you for creating the most massive pileups ever seen.
precipitation of dangerously unstable diazonium salts can occur at ant time, on a plant scale.
psychomotor agitation, violent or dangerously impulsive behavior.
Much of it will remain dangerously radioactive for thousands of years.
North Korea sees that Iran has been more dangerously seductive of late.
Then I read Tina Rosenberg's The Haunted Land and learned that mine was a dangerously simplistic attitude.
You should not polish a stone or terrazzo floor with a smooth texture - it will be dangerously slippery.
Electroplating steel spokes puts a compressive stress into their surface, dangerously shortening their fatigue life.
This culminates in a section with vertical drops on the right and dangerously steep grass immediately to the left.
The area below the Great Aven in Simpsons Pot, Kingsdale is dangerously unstable.
veers dangerously close to heavy metal territory.
It took up, too, the Democratic weapon of states' rights, and in New England carried sectionalism dangerously near secession in 1808, and in 1812-1814,during the movement, in opposition to the war of 1812, which culminated in the Hartford Convention (see Hartford).
for that which is concerned with the supernatural, not only by the schoolmen but even as late as 17th-century English writers, and within narrower limits the term has been dangerously ambiguous even in the hands of modern philosophers (see below).
I 'm getting dangerously sidetracked here, I 'm not supposed to like The Two Doctors, however the plot is an absolute nonsense.
You are no longer walking dangerously on the tightrope of life !
At their worst, they can veer dangerously close to the wrong side of self-indulgence.
Download Mi les Away Blatant pop music: a cheery song that veers dangerously close to heavy metal territory.
Rahman was a twin, and while her sister was larger, weighing 1 pound, 4 ounces, she was still considered dangerously tiny as well.
Fiddling with your cat's nutritional balance because you have embraced a dietary theory can sometimes yield a diet that is dangerously deficient.
The house's environment can become loud and dangerously hostile.
The end result is that the smooth muscle tissue of the heart is stretched dangerously thin.
When made right, it is smooth and dangerously drinkable.
According to the World Health Organization (WHO), an estimated 1.5 billion people are breathing dangerously high levels of pollution every day.
If you are suffering from the physical or psychological symptoms listed above, you are dealing with dangerously high stress levels.
If alcohol is consumed too quickly, the liver can't keep up and the blood alcohol level becomes dangerously high.
If a person consumes too much alcohol or exceeds the recommend one drink per hour limit, he runs the risk of alcohol poisoning, a condition where the heart rate and respiration are dangerously slowed.
Beyoncé's solo debut album, Dangerously in Love, was released in 2003.
She has since been the subject of many tabloid headlines declaring her dangerously underweight.
This plant is dangerously invasive in many climates!
As more farmers switched from the old fashioned varieties of plants to the new hybrids, heirloom plants became dangerously close to being extinct.
The dress is dangerously short and is certain to outline every curve.
Excessive use of laxatives that contain sodium or magnesium may result in dangerously high blood levels of these elements.
In hypoglycemic unawareness, the body stops sending its normal warning signs of hypoglycemia, and a child may not realize that blood glucose levels are dangerously low until he or she loses consciousness.
The best way to prevent hypoglycemia is to check blood glucose levels frequently and treat falling blood sugars before they become dangerously low.
It may be best to work with reliable and stylish character shoes when trying to replicate the dance instead of messing around with dangerously high stilettos.
Dangerously Straight: Sedu hair styles are trendy and popular, and this product line helps prevent frizz that can turn straight locks into a nightmare.
While many babies born to teens do just fine, newborns of teen moms may be dangerously small.
Sand, asphalt, and cement pavement can all become dangerously hot surfaces when the weather turns toasty, and walking on them barefoot can actually result in some uncomfortable burns.
We know now that crochet is sexy, but when you pair it with a flesh-toned suit, you get a dangerously sensuous combination.
The material stays wide across the hips but dips dangerously low in the front for a minimal look.
The bulb will warm the wax enough to melt it, but the wax does not get dangerously hot.
"Get her a whiskey!" on the other hand falls dangerously close to arrogance, unless the man already knows that's what she's drinking.
Nothing can ruin the mood of a happy proposal faster than a lovely ring that just won't fit over a stubborn knuckle or one that dangles dangerously loose on the bride-to-be's finger.
A Japanese character as a tattoo can run dangerously close to being a cliché, so choosing a symbol for your tattoo should lie in picking a personal concept rather than relying on the visual representation of a word.
The red area of the tachometer shows you when the RPMs are dangerously high.
These diets may be dangerously low in fiber and much too high in saturated fats for the digestive system to thrive.
While the body needs a certain amount of sodium, many people consume dangerously high levels of the mineral.
Whether you want something elegant and old-fashioned or dangerously sexy and bold, your perfect lacy slip is just waiting to be slipped on.
As much as men love dangerously sexy lingerie, most men, when they are being honest, will say that they really just love when their significant other wears simple, pretty lingerie that shows her as a real person.
Most stockings actually were seamed until the 1960s when hemlines got dangerously short and tights (made with circular needles rather than knitted flat) came into fashion.
This underwear can dip down dangerously for the younger man, or it can be found in specialty designs like a back-supporting style.
This song is treading dangerously close to boy band territory.
In 2003, Destiny's Child took a hiatus and Beyonce released her first solo album, Dangerously in Love.
In 2003, Beyonce released her first solo album entitled Dangerously In Love.
He cemented his action-adventure hero status with the Lethal Weapon series in the 'eighties, while branching out into romantic lead with such titles as Mrs. Soffel and The Year of Living Dangerously.
Then I read Tina Rosenberg 's The Haunted Land and learned that mine was a dangerously simplistic attitude.
If the temperatures are dangerously cold, consider adding a layer of cotton or skin-friendly silk undergarments under your girl's fancy holiday dress.
Plus size halter top dresses come in an array of styles ranging from classically sophisticated to dangerously daring.
Earn extra money for driving dangerously and ramping and drifting.
Wind can make the structure unstable, while rain can make the bouncing area dangerously slippery.
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