She favored him with a bright smile.
Gerald walked into the room and favored Alex with a wry smile.
Surely the gods of chance have favored my brilliance!
If Japan was eminently fortunate in the men who directed her political career at that time, she was equally favored in those that presided over her literary culture.
The remedial measures which he favored failed; and the rising of Ket in Norfolk and others less important in nearly all the counties of England, made Somersets position impossible.
The political conditions of Europe favored the realization of Italian desires.
Mom always favored Alex.
Felipa favored her with a bright smile.
The law under which Great Britain enjoyed the most favored nation treatment expired on the 31st of December 1905, but its provisions were continued by the Bundesrat until further notice.
Senor Medena not only favored Alex, but allowed him to order Alondra and Felipa around.
A'Ran had long suspected the two favored each other, but neither had addressed him about it.
The rise of the industry has been favored by protective tariffs and by a system of excise which allows a considerable premium to manufacturers.
Much good work was done by the Republicans during their brief tenure of power,but it soon came to an endowing to the course of events which favored a reaction against France.
Besides, the Left stood for anticlericalism and for the retention by the State of means of coercing the Church, in opposition to the men of the Right, who, with the exception of Sella, favored Cavours ideal of a free Church in a free State, and the consequent abandonment of state control over ecclesiastical government.
The Pliocene flora found refuges in favored localities from which at its close the lowlands were restocked while the arctic plants were left behind on the mountains.
Although favored by ~ d ~ the German clergy the new king, Conrad II., had to onra face some opposition; this, however, quickly vanished and he received the homage of the nobles in the various duchies and seemed to have no reason to dread internal enemies.
Rudolph, however, almost invariably favored the princes and not the towns.
The P4JrJy dispute began with a struggle over the succession in relations the principality of Karaman, where the two sultans favored rival candidates, and the Ottoman sultan ur ey.
The great beauty and fertility of the country, as well as the charm of its climate, undoubtedly attracted, even in early ages, successive swarms of invaders from the north, who sometimes drove out the previous occupants of the most favored districts, at others reduced them to a state of serfdom, or settled down in the midst of them, until the two races gradually coalesced.
Opposed by an anti-pope whom the emperor favored, Alexander found it was his truest policy to rely for support upon the antiimperialist communes.
In the South, diatoms are favored over flagellates, and in the north, centric diatoms over pennate.
As well as the Union Jack waistcoat, Prince William also favored one in blue with large white polka dots.
It was difficult to determine whether Dulce meant it was always Alex she loved or that SeÃ±or Medena favored.
Wenceslaus favored first one of the antagonists and then the other, but although he showed some desire to put an end to the increasing amount of disorder he was unable, or unwilling, to take a stronn and definite line of action.
Astronomy.The brilliant skies of day and night in Egypt favored the development of astronomy.
Favored by the war between Justinian, the East Roman emperor, and Theodorics Ostrogoths, the Frankish kings divided Provence among them as they had done in the case of Burgundy.
The pretensions of the Guises were, in fact, soon manifested in the declaration of Pronne (March 30, 1585) against the foul court of the Valois; they were again manifested in a The cornfurious agitation, fomented by the secret council mittee of of the League at Paris, which favored the Guises, Sixteen a~ and which now worked on the people through their Paris.
Gabriel had been a friend to all the Council members, though he suspected the assassin favored Rhyn the most.
Parkside would remain untainted and a favored place to live and raise healthy, God fearing children who would become model citizens like those to whom he spoke.
The region east of the Mississippi is singularly favored in this way; for it receives a good amount of rainfall, well distribu ted through the year, and indeed is in this respect one of the largest regions in the temperate zones that are so well watered.
They reduced its army and fleet, and favored every rebellion: among others, that of the Jews.
A change in the fortune of al-Bardisi, however, favored his plans for the future.
without the consent of his suzerain Philip. Released after two years, he sided definitely with the king of England when the latter was in arms against Philip; and being only weakly supported by Edward, he was betrayed by the nobles who favored France, and forced to yield up not only his personal liberty but the whole of Flanders (1300).
"There must be a Black God," Dusty mulled, only vaguely aware of the Others, the Watchers that favored humanity's demise.
Relief was forefront in Deidre's mind and the acknowledgment she'd gotten damn lucky that the demon lord favored winning deals over killing mates.
I am the most favored wretch among mortals!
The gods have long favored my line with male heirs - -we have never had this female warlord as an heir.
aflatoxin production is favored by moisture and high temperature.
Favored summer nectar sources include hemp agrimony, bramble, marjoram and ivy blossom.
The favored proposal is for the introduction of a single new car pool with a reduced rate of capital allowances.
I walked in about 20 feet and there they were in their favored halls of swarming army ants.
The city's eighth arrondissement, above the Corniche, was the favored area for Parisian merchants ' second homes in the 19th century.
Glorious wrap-around balcony for lapping up the sun or shade in the heart of this gastronomic region favored by a certain British Prime Minister.
They are not of our race, it is true, yet compassion well befits beings so fairly favored as ourselves.
Few favored spots slight bobble in pit stops will.
bollworm egg parasitoids will consequently be favored in a Bt cotton agricultural system in which fewer insecticides are used.
Now favored in high fashion circles, Pashminas are simply known to be made from the best cashmere in the world.
To be able to command a centurion thus suggests he is in a favored position.
The spruce, however, so favored by our foresters on economic grounds, is alien to our moorland cloughs.
Apple orchards are plentiful in favored situations, especially adjoining the Herefordshire border, and oak coppice abounds.
The Dissolution was also highly profitable for favored courtiers who were able to obtain property on generous terms.
hoary cress is favored by growing winter cereals where it is able to get away early with little crop competition.
Edmund: Sir, the type of women currently favored in France are toothless crones who just cackle insanely.
The one is the Coming foretold in Hebrew prophesy, which will bring deliverance to the favored nation in days to come.
More than 60 percent favored GM foods to help diabetics as well as wheat with vitamin A to combat blindness.
Tiamat favored the children until they, hearing of their father's displeasure, pre-empted his actions by killing him.
dormousense regrowth of younger woodland is much favored by small mammals including dormice.
On the phase diagram we have favored the former rather than the latter explanation, although this conclusion is still equivocal at the moment.
experiential learning was a learning style favored by many of the lectures on my Diploma in Social Work.
Khaki suede, single eyelets, white crepe soles, made by Clarks of England, much favored by Special Forces soldiers.
The aim was to survey the habitat resource and to characterize the sediment types favored by the specialist invertebrate fauna.
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favored one with complacency.
favored candidates, but there is not unanimity.
favours in the deeper water where most of the fish are caught with favored baits being pastes, double red maggot.
favourther words, over 91% favored retention.
Fluke genes that have the same effect on the snail will not be favored in the fluke genes that have the same effect on the snail will not be favored in the fluke gene pool.
foretelle is the Coming foretold in Hebrew prophesy, which will bring deliverance to the favored nation in days to come.
To sum up their January 2003 Report they favored a complete free-for-all to allow pharmacies to open anywhere without regulation.
If one favored a deeper shelter, why not a better gas mask, a more rapid firing machine gun, a faster tank?
What I hadn't realized was that pigeon guano was a favored ingredient for this process.
The survival of trade guilds in the cities favored the masters at the expense of the artisans.
They were photographed holding hands at favored celebrity hangout, D19.
hikeoking around my room, I see my favored hiking boots.
The growth of pastoral husbandry was favored also by the occupation of domain-land.
I don't like the idea of one group being favored over others.
isopropyl group and Y means that 1.10 is the most favored transition state.
He has even jettisoned his favored red tie, which has featured in successive Budgets since he came to power.
Cloth Application using a lint free, clean cloth is a much favored method.
When it came to choosing deserts, we both favored the almond macaroon with garden mint ice cream and a salad of spring berries.
There are four Bibles in the house which is dirty and the inhabitants ill favored and ill mannered, except the joiner.
In a comparison of different tillage regimes in winter cereals, common mouse-ear was favored by reduced cultivations.
This is the lively late nite spot favored by the younger crowd who like to dance the nite spot favored by the younger crowd who like to dance the nite away.
noddy style car, favored by oldies looks truly ridiculous in hatchback form.
Nissan Micra James Parsons This noddy style car, favored by oldies looks truly ridiculous in hatchback form.
wood pasture was a favored sporting environment in the Middle Ages ideally suited to hunting deer on horseback.
Both the Minster and York's many religious houses enjoyed royal and aristocratic patronage, while wealthy citizens often favored the numerous parish churches.
perfect participleriel calls Mary " favored one " (kecharitomene, the perfect passive participle of charitoo ).
ALPO: Alpo used to be a brand of canned dog food, much favored by a family pooch many years ago.
propertied elites who favored capitalism over socialism.
salary increments, I was not the favored staff.
speak French, have kin in France or find themselves in vulnerable situations are being favored.
In winter wheat, ivy-leaved speedwell is favored by poor crop establishment.
Go-Daigo despatched his favored general to capture the fortress of Fujishima where stalwart warrior monks were defending a wooden stockade.
She was besieged by royal suitors, each of whom she favored when it was in her political interest to do so.
This is the method favored by those who grow sweet peas to exhibit.
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tillage regimes, parsley piert was favored by reduced cultivations.
They developed what has now become one of the favored little tipples of Europe.
The Underground Cities of Cappadocia: Turkish region whose geology - soft volcanic tuffs - favored carved underground dwellings.
Aircrete is favored because it is easy to build with using widely available skills whilst yielding minimal wastage.
Such scenarios are also a favored source for gravitational waves.
The Romans (and consequently, modern westerners) favored the month of June.
wooed much of the press, but its styling wasn't universally favored.
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Peruzzi, Lanza and Bonghi pleaded for equal friendship with all powers, and especially with France; Crispi, Minghetti, Cadorna and others, including Blanc, secretary-general to the foreign office, openly favored a pro-Austrian policy.
Later the division took another aspect, the extreme wing being constituted by the sindacalisti, who were opposed to all legislative parliamentary action and favored only direct revolutionary propaganda by means of the sindacati or unions which organized strikes and demonstrations.
In Democratic conventions a state delegation, when instructed by the state convention to cast its whole vote solid for the particular aspirant favored by the majority of the delegation, must do so (this is called the unit rule); in the conventions of the other parties individual delegates may vote as they please.
autumn of 1859, favored the exclusion of Austria and the establishment of a federation under the hegemony of Prussia; it represented the views of the so-called Gothaer, the political heirs of the rump of the Frankfort parliament which had reassembled at Gotha in June 1849, and supported the Prussian Union and the Erfurt parliament.
If they justified The him in employing lies and deception in international adminis- affairs, in his relations with his subjects they led him tration of to regard as lawful everything which favored his Louis XI.
The currently favored crop under northern European conditions is willow grown as short rotation coppice.
When the time came for assessment and salary increments, I was not the favored staff.
Those who speak French, have kin in France or find themselves in vulnerable situations are being favored.
Alternatively, other regions favored the saving of the last stook of corn which would be left standing in the field.
Jesus tightens up this easy divorce procedure, which favored the man (Matt.
In a comparison of different tillage regimes, parsley piert was favored by reduced cultivations.
It wooed much of the press, but its styling was n't universally favored.
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Because they can be worn alone or paired with another shirt, nursing tank tops are often favored for their versatility and style.
Now, we all know that a cat will bed down anywhere it pleases, but soft, warm nooks are especially favored by felines.
Wind power - A wind turbine is another option favored by people living off grid.
Another type of wood favored by lodge style furniture makers is burl wood.
Traditionally, minimalism has favored hard flooring, such as wood, concrete, or tile, over carpet.
I've always favored the liquid and cream versions because their lasting power is so superior to the other formulas.
While you may choose to wear a lip liner to help define your shape, a more natural look is often favored for an early morning look.
Dim Sum ranks as one of the favored selections, and translated it means "to touch the heart".
Peanut oil is used for cooking, and peanuts and cashews are favored in vegetables.
Fish and vegetables are mainstays of the Korean diet, but beef dishes are highly favored by Southern Koreans.
We have had our fair share of pita bread and quite a few are familiar with hummus, a favored spread made from chickpeas.
Another favored delicacy is Naem- a fermented minced pork sausage wrapped in a banana leaf.
Perhaps you favored cute and contemporary embellishments when you started scrapbooking, but now your style is much more elegant and traditional.
At the time, skiing was a sport that was only favored by those who had above-average athletic skill.
As such, Telemark skis are often favored by backcountry skiers since the free heeled ski makes it easier to ascend the hills.
Freestyle skiing is usually favored by younger skiers, and is performed in the half-pipe or terrain park.
Other Colorado ski towns focus on the nightlife activities that are usually favored by spring breakers, singles and party animals.
Auspicious dates are favored in many cultures.
Just a touch of color can brighten up sparse bedding in an instant, and varieties of blue are often favored in sleep environments for their soothing effect.
If you're trying to set a calm, relaxed mood in your bedroom, light, airy colors are highly favored - even in small accents.
Favored by bedding manufacturers for its soft texture and durability, Egyptian cotton is used in everything from sheets to comforters.
Pure Egyptian cotton is highly favored by bedding manufacturers for its durability and soft texture.
Luckett and Roberson began to push for replacing Mathew Knowles with outside management, claiming he favored his daughter and was keeping too large a share of the profits.
Other girls prefer the all-black militaristic look favored by more anarchistic punks.
Colleges and universities that have this accreditation are highly favored by employers.
River cruises are frequently favored by adults as well.
Recliners aren't favored either because they say that by reclining backward moves a person's head and ears below the optimal sound level.
Even then, it wasn't that practical, mostly due to its high cost and limited availability, and people still favored the incandescent bulb for their lighting needs.
Whether you decide to build a sunroom yourself or you have it professionally installed, you can't argue that this room will fast become the most favored room in the house.
Generally speaking, the gemstones used in men's jewelry - including Celtic designs - are smaller and less flamboyant than those used in designs favored by women.
As natural gemstones are often favored by artisan jewelers and designers, one of the best places to look for interesting and low cost designs is at craft fairs and galleries.
The snake design has remained popular and snake bracelets and bangles have been favored by jewelry designers throughout the centuries and into modern times.
Northern men, rich or poor, tended towards darker, simpler clothes, while wealthy southern men favored far more elaborate fabrics in attractive, elegant patterns.
Because Latinos favored flashy suit fashion, these events are also known as The Zoot Suit Riots.
Men who favored them typically wore them to celebratory events such as birthday parties or dances.
Though online shopping has exceedingly become one of the most favored ways to shop, catalogues haven't lost their appeal yet!
Though they're often favored by young men for their fashionable look, leather caps are more than just statement-making accessories.
Greek Fisherman Caps: Fisherman caps are, of course, favored by men at sea, but Greek Fisherman styles are actually available in all kinds of materials - not all of which are rugged enough to withstand rough waters!
Men favored them for the same reasons as athletes, and the shirts were versatile enough to wear with nearly everything.
This made them almost useless from a utilitarian point of view, but some men still favored them for their inherent style.
The tried and true varieties favored by past generations are generally more resistant to disease, pests, and weather conditions such as drought or cold than the trees of today.
Cover-ups - robes, wraps, or shawls - are favored by many women because they conceal different body shapes, yet are often made from see-through or lacey materials for a distinctly feminine touch.
Satin and silk varieties are often favored for the romantic edge they bring to outfits.
Loose, airy and favored by women for their generally effortless nature, tunics have grown in popularity over the years.
As a leading discount apparel store, Fashion Bug for plus size women is favored for its immense selection of stylish, on-trend apparel at reasonable prices.
Given that tunics and long tops are often the favorite of plus size women, both for their style and their concealing abilities, it's almost a no-brainer that sweater coats are just as favored.
Even though every park has its good points and bad points, certain parks stand out as popular roller coaster parks favored by visitors from around the world.
American oak is not always favored by producers, giving off a slighter sweeter character or more lavender notes than French oak, but it also doesn't project as much tannin, which fits Silver Oak's design.
Brick, oiled redwood and mahogany wood are favored building materials for constructing a wine cellar.
Learn more about this favored wine and the company that launched it into popularity below.
In addition to the construction of the trailer itself, the tent part is also favored by campers.
Likewise, if the younger of two daughters is extremely pretty and her older sister is plain, the younger may either be treated as a favored lastborn or as a high-achieving firstborn.
This proposition, however, in the early 2000s favored in the United States, is met with great skepticism in the United Kingdom.
Nurture and socialization became the favored explanations of differences in temperament.
Everyone else can use the solar year to look up your favored element.
Micro braids are favored by many African-American women because they add elegance and intricacy to harder-to-style hair.
Dreadlocks: This long style is often favored by men with Jamaican or Caribbean backgrounds, and consists of thick twists or braids covering the head.
These partial updos are favored by girls with long hair who are used to wearing their hair loose.
Hair styles evolve just like fashion trends, and each season brings in a new cut and color that has been cherished on the runway and favored by salon gurus.
Some hair eras have favored chunky highlights over flattering face-framing processes.
While certain styles may dominate this seemingly brooding generation, it is also true that no particular style need be favored in order to best embody that which is considered emo.
There's the bold, fuchsia-pink color seen on the likes of singer Pink and, more recently, on a wig favored by Britney Spears.
Stars like Rihanna and Victoria Beckham have both favored this look in recent months.
Elaborate prom hair styles are a favored choice for many gals, and depending on the style of dress, neckline, and hair length, prom hair designs can be feminine, trendy, classic, or simple.
Ms. Castle may have favored the cut because of its clean, classic look and the easy maintenance it provided.
Historical financial statements are favored by lenders over a business plan.
They offer stylish alternatives to jersey knits and the often ill-fitting cheaper brands favored by discount stores.
The ever popular jeans favored by pregnant celebrities can be purchased by the public if you know where to look.
A Pea in the Pod Maternity is an upscale maternity boutique that is favored by celebrities and others who want to stay stylish and fashionable during their nine months of gestation.
Vitamin A swimsuits are sassy, sexy, and favored by Hollywood's young and fashionable.
Although it's true that you will find men in speedos at many beaches, this style is mainly favored by swim racers for its sleek fit and minimal drag in the water.
The larger bathing suits favored in the U.S. probably harken back to the Puritan founders of the country.
For this reason, Spandex and Lycra are the two most favored fabrics used in micro bikini swimsuit construction.
In fact, the front crawl is the fastest swim stroke, which is why it is favored in competition, but you will gain the most satisfaction from the speed if you are using the proper technique.
She favored high-end designers including Chanel, Giorgio Armani and Valentino but was not opposed to shopping at mainstream shops as well.
Women have opted for things like knickers or tap pants to preserve modesty, but these days the more favored option is leggings in varying lengths or colors.
Cropped tops, which often featured asymmetrical hems and fell directly above the belly button, were also favored.
Women have long favored the ease of effortless sundresses, cutoff shorts and lightweight tank tops for their comfort and simplicity.
From the late 1800s to about 1915, the "La Belle Époque" style was favored by the rich and privileged.
This cut is favored for both long and short looks.
This type is favored by people who like to make their own snuff, a finely cut, smokeless tobacco product.
Since the very first corn popping experience in the sand and clay cooking vessels, popcorn has been a favored treat over the centuries.
The gadgets are also favored by those with asthma or allergies aggravated by airborne allergens like pollen and dust.
Jewel tones are favored in ballroom dress.
Jewelry is favored around hands including rings and bracelets that add to the musical cadence of the woman's movement.
Titanium: A popular choice for contemporary rings, titanium is an incredibly durable metal and is particularly favored for men's engagement rings.
Because of the color's darker hue and less effeminate tints, it is also favored for men's engagement rings.
Gift registries are a popular wedding tool favored by couples and guests alike, and many newly engaged couples wonder whether or not a registry is acceptable for engagement gifts.
Art Deco Rings: The bold geometric patterns and unusual shapes of the art deco period are favored inspiration for right hand rings.
Metal: In general, the precious metal used for a promise style will be a lower quality, less expensive alloy such as silver or 10 karat gold instead of the platinum or richer gold favored for engagement rings.
There is no one definition of what constitutes the "best" diamond ring, but the perfect ring will be the one that is favored in the eyes of the recipient.
The diamond cut emerged toward the end of the Art Nouveau era and the beginning of the Art Deco era where geometric shapes were favored in architecture, cubism art and jewelry.
It has also been recommended that hand flour grinders be favored over their electrical counterparts.
Famous trend-setters such as Jacqueline Kennedy and Elizabeth Taylor have favored Gucci bags and accessories, making these bags all the more desirable for fashion-conscious individuals.
Instead, lighter bags, including materials such as crystals, tortoise shell, and wood were favored along with waterproof fabrics.
Accessories bearing the villains' likenesses are just as popular as those glass slippers and mermaid costumes favored by kids all over the world.
The term "satchel" is occasionally used to refer to what is more commonly recognized today as the messenger bag, or the type of bag favored by students that is slung over the shoulder and across the body.
Artist Paul Lanquist's beautiful ocean scene includes a classic car favored by early surfers, the Woody Wagon.
Although the bohemian, or boho, style is often favored by fashionistas, the price tags don't tend to fit the true definition of boho.
Napa Leather: Soft and buttery to the touch, Napa leather is favored in the construction of handbags and wallets alike.
The slouchy style of these bags make them perfect for casual wear such as jeans, or a boho chic look favored by celebrities like the Olsen twins.
It is just as popular as backpacks on college campuses, and is often favored for its ability to hold numerous items at once.
A spirited debate is a favored activity among Aries; challenge his opinion with an intelligent argument.
With the exception of Liberty, all styles are low-tops, a design favored by skaters.The shoes are priced at a slight discount over MSRP and fall into the typical range of brand name athletic shoes.
If wedges are your favored footwear, but Vogue moguls have nixed them for the upcoming season, then you'll need to do a lot of back season hunting in order to procure a genuine Gucci wedge.
Though Tabitha Lenox has occupied a beloved place in many favored storylines, only her storylines with Timmy top the work she does with her own daughter.
The pacing of The Young and the Restless always favored the long, slow build with strong character development.
The sweeps stunts, often favored by rival General Hospital are gradually creeping into the storytelling on Y&R, yet it remains the highest rated daytime drama.
Tribal art is favored for many tattoos because of the strong lines and details it often contains.
Butterflies are usually favored by women, but men enjoy the design too, and usually work it in with other elements in the tattoo.
Women also seem to favor rose tattoos in this location, while various tribal designs are often favored by men.
Dragonflies are an amazingly popular tattoo genre predominantly favored by women.
When the gods showed they clearly favored Romulus, Remus became angry and leaped the trenches to attack his brother.
Today, bamboo continues to be a favored instrument material because of its sustainability.
Ashtanga is a vigorous type of yoga favored by athletes, and a durable, long-lasting mat is the wise choice.
One popular chelation therapy favored by ARI is DMPS chelation therapy.
While this is an easier system to use, favored by sole proprietors, it provides less information useful to managing your business or make forecasts.
If you visit Cnet, experts also like the Garmin Nuvi models, but consumer reviews favored a Pioneer model that has lots of fun and easy-to-use features but comes with a high price tag.
Honey has the same relative sweetness as granulated sugar, but the distinctive taste has made it a favored addition to everything from cookies and cakes to honey barbeque sauce and honey mustard.
With weights ranging as high as 130 pounds, they are favored by ultra serious weight training enthusiasts.
Catalogs and magazines will always be the most popular mediums for the lingerie modeling world, but other platforms are also highly favored.
From the enormous petticoats worn in the Elizabethan era to the bosom-flattening corsets favored by flappers in the 1920s, underwear does what diet and exercise can't.
Let's face it - anything that feels like a second skin is usually going to be favored over the baggy tees and ribbed tanks.
Favored customers will be offered first crack at a promotion, allowing you to choose from the largest selection.
Another sub-genre, isikhwela jo, favored harsh, staccato vocals over mbube's softer melodies and fell out of favor in the 1940s.
The Secret Santa swap is favored for its simplicity.
Serving popular high school treats such as pizza, tacos, and other dishes favored by teenagers.
Both menus impressed Ramsay but he favored Petrozza's just a bit more.
Alexa hates the fake tans, breast implants and skimpy clothing favored by her co-workers and many of the salon customers.
Going into the finale, Rose was not the favored to win and was expected to finish behind fashion critic Merle Ginsberg.
Maya Luz was a fan favorite, and favored to win Project Runway season 7.
Steampunk favored Victorian England, steam powered devices and answering the question what "could" have been.
This is a company that favored style over substance, and that speaks to the old model of advertising.
He favored her with one of his wry smiles.
She favored him in many ways.
The nomarchs and the other feudal chiefs were inclined to strengthen themselves at the expense of their neighbors; a firm hand wa~ required to hold them in check and distribute the honors as they were earned by faithful service., The tombs of the most favored and wealthy princes are magnificent, particularly those of certain families in Middle Egypt at Beni Hasari, El Bersha, AssiUt and Deir RIfa, and it is probable that each had a court and organization within.
Of the old deities Ammon represented by far the wealthiest and most powerful interests, and against this long favored deity the Pharaoh hurled himself with fury.
The time of Mostan~ir is otherwise memorable for the rise of the Assassins (qv.), who at the first supported the claims of his eldest son Nizgr to the succession against the youngest Ahmed, who was favored by the family of Badr. When Badr died in 1094 his influence was inherited by his son aI-Af~al Shghinshh, and this, at the death of Mostansir in the same year, was thrown in favor of A limed, who succeeded to the caliphate with the title al-Mostali bill/-i.
The commercial treaty with Great Britain, concluded in 4857, provided for the most favored nation treatment, but nevertheless a new treaty under which the duties levied on British imports would be the same as on Russian imports was made with Great Britain a few days before the new tariff came into force and was ratified in May.
The inner decay of the Roman Empire, and the widespread tendency of its troops to mutiny and usurpation, favored his enterprise.
It was in the third century that the cult of Mithras, with its mysteries and a theology evolved from Zoroastrianism, attained the widest diffusion in all Latin-speaking provinces of the Roman dominion; and it even seemed for a while as though the Sot invictus Mithras, highly favored by the Caesars, would become the official deity-in-chief of the empire.
Peroz had already favored the diffusion of Nestorianism, and in 483 it was officially adopted by a synod, after which it remained the Christian Church of the Persian Empire, its head being the patriarch of SeleuciaCtesiphon.
Like him he had little inclination to the orthodox church, and favored Mazdak, the founder of a communistic sect which had made headway among the people and might be used as a weapon against the nobles, of whom Mazdak demanded that they should cut down their luxury and distribute their superfluous wealth.
Second The former contains the clause De Donis Condi- Statute of tionalibus, a notable landmark in the history of English Westlaw, since it favored the system of entailing estates.
Where Oxford was punished, no less favored person could hope to escape.
The queen dowager, Margaret Tudor, aided by a party that favored peace and alliance with England, was strong enough to balance the faction under the duke of Albany which wished for perpetual war and asked for aid from France.
But the members who favored the king, and who formed a considerable minority, wished to see a certain liberty of religious thought, together with a return under a modified Episcopacy to the forms of worship which prevailed before Laud had taken the church in hand.
Weary of the condition of anarchy which existed in the republic, niany inhabitants of the Transvaal were ready to welcome its annexation to Great Britaina proposal favored by the colonial secretary, Lord Carnarvon, who wished to federate the South African states, after the manner in which the North American colonies had become by confederation the Dominion of Canada.
Vergennes completed his work by signing a commercial treaty in 1786 with England, whose commerce and industry were favored above others, and a second in 1787 with Russia.
This widespread bankruptcy, falling chiefly on the bourgeoisie, inaugurated a reaction which lasted until 1830 against the chief principle of the Constituent Assembly, which had favored indirect taxation as producing a large sum without imposing any very obvious burden.
The absence of any such means of intercommunication as navigable rivers afford has favored the continuance of this isolation.
In neither province is the soil naturally fertile, and nothing but the untiring industry of the inhabitants, favored by the rivers which traverse the province from the table-land of New Castile and the numerous small streams (nacinlientos) that issue from the base of the limestone mountains and by the numerous torrents from the Pyrenees, has converted them into two of the most productive regions in Spain.
Constance favored the monks of Cluny, and obtained her husbands favor for them.
By Alphonso they were favored.
In social life the religious zeal favored by the Inquisition led to such things as those public processions of flagellants which Went On in Spain till the end of the 18th century.
At the same time his inheritance of the Netherlands brought him into collision with their inhabitants who feared his absolutist tendencies, and with the Reformation The revolt in the Low Countries was inevitably favored by both France and England.
Maybe his father favored boys.
He favored her with a wry smile.
The dissemination of plant parasites is favored by many circumstances not always obvious, whence an air of mystery regarding epidemics was easily created in earlier times.
The solution favored by Lord Cromer (vide Blue-books, Egypt No.
Generally speaking, everywhere, excepting in the northern lowlands and in a few favored spots in the hilly districts, the vegetation is scanty.
In October 1901 a treaty fixing a tariff and reserving the most favored nation treatment for the countries already enjoying it was concluded between Persia and Russia.
had favored, had been developing in power ever since, and had begun to encroach on the sphere of the courts of the state.
He favored her with a wry smile and answered dryly.
Rates of exchange, or, in other words the gold premium, favored Italy during the yearr immediately following the abolition of the forced currency in 1881
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