While darkness had descended the town was now a hubbub of activity.
He was prepared to face the death which he expected; but his courage, a rare quality at that time, won the day, and the hubbub subsided in cries of "Let Gregoire have his way!"
Several wounded men passed along the road, and words of abuse, screams, and groans mingled in a general hubbub, then the firing died down.
But for the hubbub occasioned by the Public Worship Regulation Act, the first two years of the 1874 administration had no remarkable excitements till near the end of them.
Cynthia accepted the news well, first on the phone amid post wedding hubbub, and the next day when he met her stepping off the plane.
hubbub of activity about what should happen next.
After Palmerston's enforced resignation, there was a new and more absurd hubbub.
During the day, the city is mixed with the hubbub of steel fabrication, milling and plastic factories.
Ask your friends to visit with their own children, so that your pet gets accustomed to hubbub.
Some people think that all of the hubbub surrounding bat mitzvah parties has moved the focus away from the real meaning of the event - that the young lady has reached the age of religious maturity.
In prayer we quieten the hubbub of the day and hear a deeper part of ourselves instead.
The dangers are somehow downplayed in the hubbub surrounding the celebrities, but they are all too real.
hubbub of modern day life.
Ideal for a gentle stroll with little ones to escape the town hubbub.
hubbub of voices you're managing to listen to the interesting words of the person you're chatting to.
A great example of this is the anticipation that precedes the release of a highly anticipated book, such as Harry Potter, or the great hubbub that surrounds the opening of a buzzed-about film, such as The Dark Knight.
dissonant voice in this general hubbub of self congratulation.
In the ensuing hubbub, the clearest voice I could hear was asking, " what's VHS?
Set down a winding farm track the cottage is a tranquil hideaway from the hubbub of modern day life.
hubbub of a busy market place there nestles a shop with unique, individual clothing that is both fashionable and ethical.
Week Beginning Sunday 8th January 2006 The general hubbub could be almost too much for you on Monday.
hubbub of conversation and discussion.
Over a deafening hubbub of voices you're managing to listen to the interesting words of the person you're chatting to.
And that's the immaculate decor, the secluded corners and the gentle hubbub of voices for starters.
It also provided a calmer environment than the normal busy hubbub of hospital activity.
He was somehow precariously poised at a 45° angle, yet slept soundly among all the hubbub.
There is a sense of hubbub, with the onlookers of both sexes praying and reaching toward the unlit pyre.
quieten the hubbub of the day and hear a deeper part of ourselves instead.
hubbub of the city to the peace of the country - no more roads - no more vehicles.
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