In-the-least Sentence Examples
This didn't faze Martha in the least as she alighted from the jeep, with a wave and a thanks.
Which of course Dean didn't, in the least.
Of all the things Death had told Kris, she hadn't seemed in the least concerned about trespassers in her domain.
He didn't think of himself as unsalvageable in the least.
The peerage, as it exists in the three British kingdoms, is something which is altogether peculiar to the three British kingdoms, and which has nothing in the least degree like it elsewhere.Advertisement
Theological writers were not in the least prepared to question the worth of the marvellous descriptions of creatures that were current in the schools on the faith of authorities vaguely known as "the history of animals," "the naturalists," and "the naturalist" in the singular number (Ouo-coMyos).
His one passion was lust of power, and he was not in the least attracted by gain.
From time immemorial the Atlas have been the home of Berber races, and those living in the least accessible regions have retained a measure of independence throughout their recorded history.
Natives were openly transferred from one Boer to another, and the fact that they were described as apprentices by the farmers did not in the least alter the status of the native, who to all intents and purposes became the property of his master.
The universal is, as Herbert Spencer remarked, a subjective idea, and the general forms, existing ante res, which play so prominent a part in Greek and medieval philosophy, do not in the least correspond to the homogeneous matter of the physical evolutionists.Advertisement
The organization of the Benedictine houses into provinces or chapters under this legislation interfered in the least possible degree with the Benedictine tradition of mutual independence of the houses; the provinces were loose federations of autonomous houses, the legislative power of the chapter and the canonical visitations being the only forms of external interference.
Of course neither of these creeds was in the least binding upon ministers or upon churches, except so far as in each instance they might be voluntarily adopted.
These instruments they have from us, and made by our artists, and they do not in the least vary from ours, except that the characters are Arabic. The Arabs are the most skilful navigators of all the Asiatics or Africans; but neither they nor the Indians make use of charts, and they do not much want them; some they have, but they are copied from ours, for they are altogether ignorant of perspective."
Thus 401vt came to mean a " date-palm "; but the date-palm is not in the least characteristic of Phoenicia, and can hardly grow there; 401vt in this sense has no connexion with the original meaning of Phoenician.
The work undoubtedly failed to do what its author expected from it; even the notice, otherwise not unsatisfactory, which it obtained in the History of the Works of the Learned, then the principal critical journal, did not in the least appreciate the true bearing of the Treatise on current discussions.Advertisement
According to the dominant view, however, the ritual use of the Koran is not in the least concerned with the sacred words being understood, but solely with their being quite properly recited.
The surfaces are not in the least subdued by a general breadth of style, as in the last period; but, on the contrary, revel in the full detail of variety.
No mercy was shown him, nor did he in the least deserve mercy; he had wantonly attacked the peace of the country, and had cruelly libelled James.
This retort was President Kruger's rallying cry whenever he found himself in the least degree pressed, either from within or without the state.
But there is no trace of the action or other characters of Gargantua that was to be, nor is the manner of the piece in the least worthy of Rabelais.Advertisement
The portrait as a whole is not in the least like Paul, and could not even have been intended for a caricature of him.
The late 'eighties had to come and Boudin to be elderly before there was a sale for his work at any prices that were in the least substantial.
His designs, which were always shifting from point to point of the continent, did not appeal in the least to his subjects, who took little interest in Poitou or Touraine, and none whatever in Italy.
On the other hand, there is nothing perceived in the mathematical relations of bodies which in the least resembles their secondary qualities.
This admission did not in the least diminish the rigour of their demand for absolute loyalty to the exclusive claims of wisdom.Advertisement
The relation between phenomena and noumena in the Kantian system does not in the least resemble that which plays so important a part in modern psychology - between the subjective results of sense affection and the character of the objective conditions of such affection.
There was certainly nothing I felt was in the least inflammatory - all was in a quite affable tone!
Well, they can continue debating, but I am afraid that they do not discomfit me in the least.
The latter might be totally discredited without in the least shaking the validity of the principle.
I work in a place of scholarship and it does not surprise me in the least that Greek etymology makes this a leisure center.
It's perfect - not spongy in the least.
Nevertheless, there is no example of a concordat having been denounced or broken by the popes, whereas several have been denounced or broken by the civil powers, sometimes in the least diplomatic manner, as in the case of the French concordat in 1905.
Villehardouin does not in the least conceal the fact that the pope ("l'apostoilles de Rome," as he calls him, in the very phrase of the chansons) was very angry with this; for his own part he seems to think of little or nothing but the reparation due to the republic, which had loyally kept its bargain and been defrauded of the price, of the infamy of breaking company on the part of members of a joint association, and perhaps of the unknightliness of not taking up an adventure whenever it presents itself.
Bach contrives to give this anti-climax a definite artistic value; all the more from the fact that his Crucifixus and Resurrexit, and the contrast between them, are among the most sublime and directly impressive things in all music. To the end of his Resurrexit chorus he appends an orchestral ritornello, summing up the material of the chorus in the most formal possible way, and thereby utterly destroying all sense of finality as a member of a large group, while at the same time not in the least impairing the force and contrast of the whole - that contrast having ineffaceably asserted itself at the moment when it occurred.
But I don't doubt your word in the least.
And I never feel a break or a splinter in the least.
We were sadly in the way, but that did not interfere with our pleasure in the least.
But the weather and the scenery were so beautiful, and it was such fun to go scooting over the smoother part of the road, I didn't mind the mishaps in the least.
Though the view from my door was still more contracted, I did not feel crowded or confined in the least.
I have never felt lonesome, or in the least oppressed by a sense of solitude, but once, and that was a few weeks after I came to the woods, when, for an hour, I doubted if the near neighborhood of man was not essential to a serene and healthy life.
I don't understand it; I don't in the least understand why men can't live without wars.
Send him to the devil, I'm busy! he shouted to Lavrushka, who went up to him not in the least abashed.
They were not in the least abashed.
In answer to Rostov's renewed questions, Denisov said, laughing, that he thought he remembered that some other fellow had got mixed up in it, but that it was all nonsense and rubbish, and he did not in the least fear any kind of trial, and that if those scoundrels dared attack him he would give them an answer that they would not easily forget.
Its lack of a master, a name, or even of a breed or any definite color did not seem to trouble the blue-gray dog in the least.
But I don't in the least want to, Mamma.
It 's perfect - not spongy in the least.
It's discreet, simple and not flashy in the least.
Note the word light - it is, indeed, a fairly modest sparkle, not glittery or unbecoming in the least.
Bear in mind that the ingredient in the greatest amount is listed first and the ingredient in the least amount is listed last.
As we all know, something that makes one person absolutely irate may not make somebody else angry in the least.
Efficient time management is utilizing your time management skills in a way that gets the most done in the least amount of time.
As the bride, however, I can truly say that none of those things bothered me in the least.
The seams may pull apart or the colors may fade after a few washes, especially in the least expensive products.
It appears quite hardy, as it passed through 10 degrees. of frost on four nights last winter, which killed many tender subjects, without being harmed in the least.
The definition of GMO can vary greatly, but most organic advocates do not view GMOs in a positive light in the least.
That said, most agree that these specialized lenses offer much more as an advantage, and are not in fact, a liability in the least.
From dresses and vests to handbags and even leather jackets, ruffles showed up on everything and proved they were not in the least bit discriminatory.
Mr. Parrish, you may have won over my daughter and Samantha with your good looks and schmaltzy charm, but let me assure you, I am not in the least impressed by your God's-gift-to-women bullshit.