How to use Devils in a sentence

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  • It is also interesting to note that fossil remains indicate the former occurrence of thylacines and Tasmanian devils on the Australian mainland.

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  • Even the devils shall be saved.

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  • The prevailing element in the incantations consists in the exorcism of devils.

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  • Native Christians were stigmatized as traitors, " followers of the foreign devils."

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  • The scribes from Jerusalem offered a more sinister explanation, saying that He was possessed by the prince of the devils, and that this was why He was able to control all the evil spirits.

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  • Asanga managed with great dexterity to reconcile the two opposing systems by placing a number of Saivite gods cr devils, both male and female, in the inferior heavens of the then prevalent Buddhism, and by representing them as worshippers and supporters of the Buddha and of Avalokitesvara.

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  • High grade copper ores have been produced in the Seven Devils and Washington districts of Washington county; there are deposits, little developed up to 1906, in Lemhi county (which was almost inaccessible by railway) and in Bannock county; the copper mined in 1905 was valued at $1,134,846, and in 1907, according to state reports, at $2,241,177, of which about two-thirds was the output of the Cceur d'Alene district in Shoshone county.

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  • The king was exorcised, and the exorcists of the kingdom were called upon to put stringent questions to the devils they cast out.

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  • Intense devils may eventually be topped by a small cumulus.

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  • There are cunning devils out there that are constantly coming up with new ways to invade your privacy.

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  • Men say, and devils may say, and teach men to say - No; not eternal.

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  • We set off along the picturesquely named Devils Gorge, having already seen nuthatch on the feeders by the visitor center.

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  • The little devils collect the grass pollen for their honey, which is supposed to contain a fair dosage of THC.

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  • They spin a communal web near to large patches of their foodplant, Devils bit scabious.

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  • He speaks, and things have being; he casts out devils, stills the tempest, and raises the dead.

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  • Cure the sick, raise the dead, cleanse the lepers, drive out devils.

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  • While in India the conception of the asura had veered more and more towards the dreadful and the dreaded, Zoroaster elevated it again - at the cost, indeed, of the daivas (daevas), whom he degraded to the rank of malicious powers and devils.

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  • In the formulae of blessings that follow, the special efficacy against devils is implied by the aspersion with holy water; the benedictions themselves are usually merely invocative of the divine protection or assistance, though, e.g., in the form for blessing sick animals the priest prays that "all diabolic power in them may be destroyed, and that they may be ill no longer."

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  • The kingdom was in the desperate state described in the last melancholy pages of the Anglo-Saxon Chronicle, when life and property were nowhere safe from the objectless ferocity of feudal tyrants when every shire was full of castles and every castle filled with devils and evil men, and the people murmured that Christ and his saints slept.

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  • What devils these quartermasters are!

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  • Don't let those devils get it! he cried, taking some bags of flour himself and throwing them into the street.

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  • Thirty thousand devils!... the convoy guards began cursing and the French soldiers, with fresh virulence, drove away with their swords the crowd of prisoners who were gazing at the dead man.

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  • Devils that you are!

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  • Or a patient might be agitated and think that there were dangers present in the form of communists, devils or reincarnated evil spirits.

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  • The faith, which has not a sanctifying influence on the character, is no better than the faith of devils.

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  • A variety of tricks are usually employed to achieve various looks, ranging from princesses and genies to vampires and devils.

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  • Dirt Devils have been around since 1905, when the company was known as P.A.

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  • The costumes people wore were based on the themes of angels, devils and saints.

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  • The Angels always wear trademark wings, but they can vary from the feathery white wings to those for butterflies or devils.

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  • In general it may be said, then, that whereas exorcism is practised in order to cast out devils already in possession, benediction is the formula by which they are prevented from entering in.

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  • This is but natural; for, though the progress of knowledge has not disproved the existence of devils, it has greatly limited the supposed range of their activities.

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  • The Devils Lake Reservation and the Turtle Mountain Chippewa are both under the Fort Totten School, which is on the Devils Lake Reservation.

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  • Educational facilities are also furnished by the state through university and school of mines at University, near Grand Forks, normal schools (opened in 1890) at Valley City and Mayville, an agricultural college and experiment station (1890) at Fargo, a normal and industrial school (opened in 1899) at Ellendale, a school for the deaf (1890) at Devils Lake, a scientific school (opened in 1903) at Wahpeton, and a school of forestry at Bottineau.

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  • The Pacific coast Transition zone is noted for its forests of giant conifers, principally Douglas fir, Sitka spruce, Pacific cedar and Western hemlock, Here, too, mosses and ferns grow in profusion, and the sadal (Gaultheria shailon), thimble berry (Rubus nootkamus), salmon berry (Rubus spectabilis) and devils club, (Fatsia horr-ida) are characteristic shrubs.

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  • In Scotland Robert Haldane sold his estate and devoted f, 25,000 to the cause; with others he would have gone to India himself but for the prohibition of the East India Company, one of whose directors said he would rather see a band of devils in India than a band of missionaries.

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  • The devils took us there in three hours!

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