Thackeray wrote enthusiastically of the harbour.
The boy discovered something on the menu to his liking and enthusiastically pointed it out to his father.
Calicut is of considerable antiquity; and about the 7th century it had its population largely increased by the immigration of the Moplahs, a fanatical race of Mahommedans from Arabia, who entered enthusiastically into commercial life.
He was enthusiastically received, but as he knew little of the language translations of his speeches had to be read for him.
He was always enthusiastically fond of swimming, and was a great believer in fresh air, taking a cold air bath regularly in the morning, when he sat naked in his bedroom beguiling himself with a book or with writing for a half-hour or more.
John Kepler, who has been already quoted in connexion with Craig's visit to Tycho Brahe, received the invention of logarithms almost as enthusiastically as Briggs.
On the death of the third king Amyntas in 25 B.C., Galatia was incorporated by Augustus in the Roman empire, and few of the provinces were more enthusiastically loyal.
7-9 ?) he had been enthusiastically welcomed, and the immediate result of his mission was an outburst of religious fervour (iii.
With its object he sympathized; yet he could not give official sanction to an armed attack on a friendly power, nor on the other hand could he forbid an action enthusiastically approved by public opinion.
On the outbreak of the South African War in 1899 Grant was at first disposed to be hostile to the policy of Lord Salisbury and Mr Chamberlain; but his eyes were soon opened to the real nature of President Kruger's government, and he enthusiastically welcomed and supported the national feeling which sent men from the outlying portions of the Empire to assist in upholding British supremacy in South Africa.
He was at this time a moderate Calvinist in doctrine, and enthusiastically evangelical.
Nelson arrived in Naples in September, where he was enthusiastically received.
As Wellhausen says (p. 171): "The poet appears to believe that in the very act of describing enthusiastically the ancient deed of deliverance, he brings home to us the new; we are left sometimes in doubt whether he speaks of the past to suggest the new by analogy, or whether he is concerned directly with the future, and simply paints it with the colours of the past."
A few months afterwards, on Hadrian's death, he was enthusiastically welcomed to the throne by the Roman people, who, for once, were not disappointed in their anticipation of a happy reign.
ologyand A fair proportion of the workers who have delved so enthusiastically in the fields of Egyptian and Assyrian exploration would never have taken up the work at all but for the hope that their investigations might substantiate the Hebrew records.
He had been enthusiastically reverenced by the common people, though suspected and attacked by the religious leaders.
Yet, notwithstanding his policy, in these directions the German nobles appear to have been enthusiastically devoted to Frederick.
It was thought not improbable that he would accept -the honor offered him, for in the early part of his reign he had spoken of German unity as enthusiastically as of liberty, and, besides, the opportunity was surprisingly favorable.
The activities of Prof. Masaryk in Russia, England and America, enthusiastically supported by his compatriots living abroad, and especially by the Czechs and Slovaks who had emigrated to the United States, the self-sacrificing valour of the Czechoslovak legions on the French, Italian and Russian fronts, and the work of the Czechoslovak Council with its headquarters at Paris, moved the Allies to acknowledge the last-named body as the de facto Provisional Government of the Czechoslovak State.
He was forced to renounce his dominions, and received a castle near Asti, but he escaped to France, and after a series of romantic adventures succeeded in making peace with Venice, who was becoming alarmed at the restless ambition and treachery of Visconti; in 1390 he raised a small armed force and seized Padua, where he was enthusiastically welcomed by the citizens, and for several years reigned there in peace.
When news of the embargo of the port at Boston arrived at New Haven, a Committee of Correspondence was at once formed; and in the War of Independence the people enthusiastically supported the American cause.
San Martin was enthusiastically received, and the independence of Peru was proclaimed at Lima after the viceroy had withdrawn (July 28, 1821).
Almost the only American scientist of his day, he displayed remarkably deep as well as remarkably varied abilities in science and deserved the honours enthusiastically given him by the savants of Europe.
In any case it is to be remembered that Sidney is not charged with receiving money for advocating opinions which he did not enthusiastically hold.
He worked enthusiastically at dissection, though, the liberty of the Alexandrian schools no longer existing, he could dissect only animals, not the human body.
He was never loved by the political managers; he was always enthusiastically received by assemblies of the people.
He loved gardening, experimented enthusiastically in varieties and rotations of crops and kept meteorological tables with diligence.
was sure of the support of the German princes, and of German public opinion, which was enthusiastically in favor of the Augustenburg claimant.
After taking orders he went (1770) to Rome, where he obtained the degree of doctor of theology and common law, and devoted himself enthusiastically to the study of the fine arts, especially of architecture and painting.
John, attacked Richard's domains, but upon Richard's return the Normans rallied enthusiastically to his aid.
participated so enthusiastically!
The speech was enthusiastically received by the National Union of Conservative Associations, who had year by year flirted with protectionist resolutions, and who were known to be predominantly in sympathy with Mr Chamberlain.
His father, a Vendean by birth, was an ordinary locksmith, who enthusiastically accepted the principles of the French Revolution and roused in his son' the same love for liberal ideas.
In America the system was enthusiastically adopted by a noted physician, Benjamin Rush (1745-1813), of Philadelphia, who was followed by a considerable school.
Blount was enthusiastically supported by his constituents, and upon his return to Tennessee was made a member and the presiding officer of the state senate.
At Dublin they were well received, and at Belfast enthusiastically, but there were hostile demonstrations at Mallow and Cork.
He did not, however, lose sight of his`true goal; he collected a large library, and, after the conclusion of the Seven Years' War, in 1763, he resumed more enthusiastically than ever the studies which had been partially interrupted.
He nodded enthusiastically and reached for his clothes again.
bongos hit enthusiastically in the background.
Aries is brash, bold and enthusiastically ready for life's challenges.
Even the reticent members participated enthusiastically.
The English philologist and historian, Owen Barfield, has pointed out how our medieval forebears enthusiastically elaborated the possibilities of logical judgment.
Rumor has it that when asked if she would take her man "for better or for worse"-not sure there is a better when it comes to Spencer, but anyway - she enthusiastically said "I do."
From the first the Rambler was enthusiastically admired by a few eminent men.
As always, even the more reticent members participated enthusiastically.
He enthusiastically agreed to hitch up the rig.
perspirewere enthusiastically received and in many cases were seen to cool off perspiring brows before being eaten.
A truce between nations The Olympic ideal of international sport transcending politics has been enthusiastically promoted by the left in the past.
Needless to say the " well " chilled " Champagne " which had been stored underground for over a year was enthusiastically quaffed!
He was a physics lecturer, and enthusiastically agreed to investigate the composition of the shelf using explosion seismology.
tuck into the turkey too enthusiastically, else the National Health Service might not fix it for you.
The Instantiae of Gassendi appeared at Amsterdam in 1644 as a reply to the reply which Descartes had published of his previous objections; and the publication by Heinrich Regius of his work on physical philosophy (Fundamenta physices, 1646) gave the world to understand that he had ceased to be a thorough adherent of the philosophy which he had so enthusiastically adopted.
The establishment of the Tiro Nacional was enthusiastically received by all classes in Buenos Aires, the men turning out regularly to drill, and the women aiding the movement by collecting subscriptions for the purpose of armament and other necessaries.
On t~he 6th of September King Francis, with his family and several of the ministers, sailed for Gaeta, and the next day Garibaldi entered Naples alone in advance of the army, and was enthusiastically welcomed.
Law's next controversial work was Remarks on Mandeville's Fable of the Bees (1723), in which he vindicates morality on the highest grounds; for pure style, caustic wit and lucid argument this work is remarkable; it was enthusiastically praised by John Sterling, and republished by F.
Samuel Johnson, Gibbon, Lord Lyttelton and Bishop Horne all spoke enthusiastically of its merits; and it is still the only work by which its author is popularly known.
2 3, 1457), the diet which assembled on the banks of the Rakos, in defiance of the magnates and all foreign competitors, unanimously and enthusiastically elected Matthias Hunyadi king of Hungary (Ja n.
In his teaching, as in his practice, he avowedly followed the method of Hippocrates and Sydenham, both of whom he enthusiastically admired.
Hang-chow-fu is the Kinsai of Marco Polo, who describes it as the finest and noblest city in the world, and speaks enthusiastically of the number and splendour of its mansions and the wealth and luxuriance of its inhabitants.
On the 12th the queen wrote to King Leopold:" Albert's beauty is most striking, and he is so amiable and unaffected - in short, very fascinating."On the 15th all was settled; and the queen wrote to her uncle," I love him more than I can say."The queen's public announcement of her betrothal was enthusiastically received.
1812) edited the correspondence of Cardinal de Granvelle; Alphonse Wauters (1818-1898), archivist of Brussels, published many archaeological works; and Charles Rahlenbeck (1823-1903) wrote enthusiastically of the history of Protestantism in Belgium.
Strathclyde was essentially Welsh, and it may be noted that this region, centuries later, was the centre of the recalcitrant Covenanters, a people enthusiastically religious in their own way.
The papal brief establishing the hierarchy was dated 29th September 1850, and on 7th October Wiseman wrote a pastoral, dated " from out of the Flaminian Gate " - a form diplomatically correct, but of bombastic tone for Protestant ears - in which he spoke enthusiastically, if also a little pompously, of the " restoration of Catholic England to its orbit in the ecclesiastical firmament."
On the 10th of May he landed at Turnu Severin, where he was enthusiastically welcomed.
There he came under the influence of the Methodists (see Wesley), and entered so enthusiastically into their practices and habits that he was attacked by a severe illness, which compelled him to return to his native town.
The patriotic drama Balkanska Tsaritsa, by Prince Nicholas of Montenegro, has been often played and enthusiastically received by the public, but the critics deny to it much dramatic value.
He had just heard particulars of that morning's sitting of the Council of State opened by the Emperor, and he spoke of it enthusiastically.
Needless to say the " well " chilled " Champagne " which had been stored underground for over a year was enthusiastically quaffed !
An acknowledged top class photographer, his slide shows were enthusiastically received by a spellbound audience.
Hope you didnÃ¢t tuck into the turkey too enthusiastically, else the National Health Service might not fix it for you.
He contributes enthusiastically within university sessions and clearly has some well-grounded insights into the lives of young people.
He was enthusiastically talking up DEFRA 's latest wizard wheeze - 'Fresh Start ', which was launched at the Smithfield Show.
Some dogs do this with great gusto, wagging their tail enthusiastically.
Almost immediately GIMP garnered a devoted fan base, which enthusiastically embraced subsequent releases.
When her slip was pointed out to her, she responded enthusiastically claiming that she loves nipples and thought the incident was a great thing.
This busy pastor's wife, mother of three, and business woman enthusiastically shares tips on choosing jewelry, mother's day jewelry gifts, and more in this special LoveToKnow interview.
A senior who shopped enthusiastically in her youth may find the same activity a chore in her seventies or eighties.
Their unique designs are so highly sought after that several cell phone makers and service providers enthusiastically approach HTC for their latest innovations.
In this way, the only way that you can stay on top of everything to do with the iPhone is to enthusiastically keep an eye on the sites that write about it.
After the GFD is begun, the benefits to the child with celiac disease will initially be obvious and enthusiastically accepted.
Alternatively, just hit the dance halls where line dances are enthusiastically danced in your area; line dancing doesn't need that much instruction.
This style move wasn't as enthusiastically received by the fashion press, but Mrs. Obama's confidence in not always making the safe choice is undeniable.
If you live on the west coast and would like to donate a car, California has a lot of charities who will enthusiastically accept your generous contribution.
A gift that your sister loves may not be greeted as enthusiastically by your teenage niece or your co-worker.
Another aspect of Aries that often draws loyal friends to his side is an effervescent personality that not only meets life's challenges, but does so enthusiastically.
A new generation of dieters enthusiastically tried the diet, and many experienced tremendous success.
In other words, while one commentator may enthusiastically encourage readers to obtain long term health care insurance coverage, another commentator may warn against this expense.
There is only one review of this gown, but the review offers nothing but the highest praise and coupled with a four out of five star rating, enthusiastically endorses the purchasing of this product.
Frank stood out among the cast as an aggressive, colorful character and landed himself in reality TV clip shows everywhere when he enthusiastically sucked on "New York's" toes in a bathtub.
Despite this panic, all of the brides enthusiastically thank David after seeing the finished product because he always pulls off something stunning and amazing.
You will love it there Felipa said enthusiastically.
Big brown eyes shined on them enthusiastically while dangling earrings sparkled with the movement of her head.
Felipa enthusiastically agreed to go with them and watch Destiny and Jonathan while they shopped.
He greeted us enthusiastically enough but it was evident he greatest interest was learning what information I'd gleaned from Willard Humphries.
As he motored away in his ancient Scout, Cynthia enthusiastically described her outing as she followed her husband and his man-powered mower.
Like a small cadre of the like-minded Ouray citizens, she was enthusiastically active on a dozen local boards and charities.
Cynthia enthusiastically described Yankee Boy, a natural mountain bowl with its picture perfect waterfall and profusion of flowers.
But if this is so, how can I talk so enthusiastically about a tea cup and then begrudge everyone else owning one too?
This suggestion struck an obvious chord with the audience who enthusiastically clapped their approval.
communist bloc, LPG has been enthusiastically taken up in Poland.
This will further alienate the liberal intelligentsia which has never been very enthusiastically Blairite.
A former naval lieutenant talked enthusiastically about seeing the souls of dead soldiers in seagulls.
Work dynamically, openly and enthusiastically with retailers at local and national levels to develop measurable, sustainable improvements in profitability.
Destiny leaned toward him and kissed him enthusiastically.
Water was another commodity enthusiastically offered to the parade-watchers.
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