Medley sentence example
After the Turks were driven from the city in 1878, it was in many respects modernized; but something of its former character is preserved in the ancient Turkish palace, mosque and fountain, the maze of winding alleys and picturesque houses in the older quarters, and, on market days, by the medley of peasant costumes - Bulgarian, Albanian and Rumanian, as well as Servian.
Judging by the accounts of those who saw it, and the fragmentary evidences which remain, the tumultuous medley of men -and horses, and the expressions of martial fury and despair, must have been conceived and rendered with a mastery not less commanding than had been the looks and gestures of bodeful sorrow and soul's perplexity among the quiet company on the convent wall at Milan.
Schollander might have won five gold medals, had the US entered him in the freestyle leg of the medley relay.
All the other strangeness of the medley reads like nonsense.
Perusing the store's medley of maternity and other suitable attire, you may find items like high-quality accessories, career and casual clothing, swimwear, jewelry as well as lingerie and undergarments.Advertisement
He may be called the inventor of poetical satire, as he was the first to impress upon the rude inartistic medley, known to the Romans by the name of satura, that character of aggressive 1 "And so it happens that the whole life of the old man stands clearly before us, as if it were represented on a votive picture."
Most Outstanding Contribution went to Duran Duran who then went onto remind us of all their classic hits in their 10 minute medley.
Wonderfully silky in texture it offers a superbly exotic medley of ripe fruits.
The male's song is a medley of slightly wheezy warbling notes, usually sung from a perch in a tree.
Mid-Syria shows a medley of populations of more or less mixed origin, in large part alien, for which see Druses; Maronites and Lebanon.Advertisement
It contains a medley of all sorts of legends and fables belonging to both the mythological and historical periods.
He possessed some oratorical ability and adopted a very theatrical style of elocution, "tuning his voice and balancing his hands"; and his addresses were a strange medley of solemnity and buffoonery, of clever wit and the wildest absurdity, of able and original disquisition and the worst artifices of the oratorical charlatan.
My partner 's pan-fried sea bream with lobster and champagne sauce was topped with caviar and again proved a delicate medley of flavors.
They have added dog sledding to their medley of winter activities.
Past episodes have included musical guests such as the Pussycat Dolls, Burt Bachrach, Mary J Blige, Barry Manilow, Jesse McCartney and Bill Medley.Advertisement
Asics Men's Medley Half Split Short comes in bright colors with a bright white side stripe.
The second Karaoke Revolution introduced Medley mode, where you can sing 3-5 short version of the songs in a row.
He continued to play for over 10 minutes with a medley of Super Mario Bros. music, though he shed the blindfold after the first song.
Their most popular mix is the 10 minute long Mega Man 2 medley.
A little sugar free syrup and a medley of fruit make a pancake a nutritious and healthy meal for anyone looking to watch their weight.Advertisement
In this routine done to a Madonna medley, the precision required for a dance team to wow the audience is well illustrated.
Sundress Medley - Taylor comes with two sundresses; a white dress and a pink floral dress.
The thong strap is bejeweled with a medley of orange, aquamarine, green, pink and yellow stones on your choice of a white, brown or black shoe.
For dessert, try a fruit medley topped with whipped cream.
You can also make a medley of vegetables right in with the pickles.Advertisement
Poodle Hat features "Couch Potato", Weird Al's take on Eminem's hit "Lose Yourself" and "Angry White Boy Polka", a medley of hard rock songs reimagined as polka tunes.
There is even a Weird Al radio station, where you can listen to a medley of Weird Al hits plus hear song parodies from other artists you may enjoy.
His largest philosophical work, at least so called, is the curious medley entitled Dictionnaire philosophique, which is compounded of the articles contributed by him to the great Encyclopedie and of several minor pieces.
He may be regarded also as the inventor of Roman satire, in its original sense of a "medley" or "miscellany," although it was by Lucilius that the character of aggressive and censorious criticism of men and manners was first imparted to that form of literature.
Jews, Armenians, Bulgarians, Ruthenians and Greeks are also represented in the medley of peoples.Advertisement
His Studenten-Briefe (Jena, 1842), a medley of letters and lyrics, are wholly conventional.
Stomatopoda.-ThiS order, at one time a medley of heterogeneous forms, is now confined to the singularly compact group of the Squillidae.
Strawberry Hill, the residence of Horace Walpole, was built to his taste in a medley of Gothic styles.
The great lawyers of the day, of whom Bracton is the most celebrated name, were spinning theories of its origin and development, studying Roman precedents, and turning the medley of half-understood Saxon and Norman customs into a system -
Tom Allen from the City of Chester won the bronze medal in the 400m Individual Medley more than three seconds inside his personal best.Advertisement
The vegetable medley is six steamed green beans, six baby sweet corn and 12 baby carrots.
A medley of noises made the peaceful night hideous.
The six track album is a medley of cheerfully chilled pop infused rock anthems.
The children entertained some of the other children by playing the recorder and singing a medley of the BardÃ¢s work.
They will even perform a Scottish medley to get any party in full swing.Advertisement
Still messing with the set, I think we played the new medley, which was nice.
Each theme, or reel, featured a medley of tunes conveying various moods.
Tommy still includes a similar instrumental medley in the stage act.
Dodd is a relay swimmer, while Windsor competed in the 200m individual medley.
Breaking into British waters, he took the British Youth Champion title in the 400m individual medley this year.Advertisement
Two weeks ago in Swansea he won the over - 40s national title for the 100m individual medley.
Swim 4 x 50 meters individual medley within 5 minutes.
My partner's pan-fried sea bream with lobster and champagne sauce was topped with caviar and again proved a delicate medley of flavors.
The male 's song is a medley of slightly wheezy warbling notes, usually sung from a perch in a tree.
It's almost 20 minutes of pure piano bliss, combining tunes from the golden days of gaming into one long medley.Advertisement
High above all the medley of kindreds and tongues, untrammelled by national traditions, for he had outgrown the compass of any one nation, invested with the glory of achievements in which the old bounds of the possible seemed to fall away, stood in 324 the man Alexander.
A Servian crowd at a festival presents a medley of brilliant and picturesque costumes, scarlet being the favourite colour.
This was a medley of social, moral and religious reflections interspersed with casual thoughts about persons, events and art.
The interesting philological tractate Of the Orthographie and Congruitie of the Britan Tongue by Alexander Hume (not the verse writer, u.s.) is in its language a medley; and William Lithgow had travelled too widely to retain his native speech in purity, even in his indifferent verse.
Under more favourable political conditions, the sacerdotal class might perhaps, in course of time, have succeeded in imposing something like an effective common creed on the heterogeneous medley of races and tribes scattered over the peninsula, just as they certainly did succeed in establishing the social prerogative of their own order over the length and breadth of India.
Antiochus of Ascalon, the professed restorer of the Old Academy, taught a medley of Stoic and Peripatetic dogmas, which he boldly asserted Zeno had first borrowed from his school.
In fact a medley from both Basil and the Physiologus exists under the title of the Hexaeineron of Eustathius; some copies of the first bear as a title IIepi diuvnoXoyc'as, and in a Milan MS. the "morals" of the Physiologus are ascribed to Basil.
Algeria had in 1906 a population of 5,231,850, consisting of a medley of European, Eastern and African races.
The system of Hesiod is a medley of later physical speculation and of poetic allegory, with matter which we, at least, regard as savage survivals, like the mutilation of Heaven and the swallowmyth.'
The medley of other Malayan tribes, of a more or less savage type, living in the island, are known under the collective name of Alfuros.
Whilst the governors found great difficulty in building up an industrious and agricultural community out of the medley of Africans brought to Sierra Leone, they had also to contend with the illicit slave trade which flourished in places close to the colony.
He has, indeed, a system, but it is a singular medley of doctrines borrowed, not only from Saint-Simonian, but from Pythagorean and Buddhistic sources.
Bizarre vespers followed, sung falsetto and consisting of a medley of extracts from all the vespers of the year.
His style shows the African revolt of which we have already spoken, and in its medley of archaisms, Graecisms and Hebraisms reveals the strength of the disintegrating forces at work upon the Latin language.
The town is a medley of old narrow streets contrasting with the wide modern boulevards which cross it at intervals.
Vincent's Charlemagne is a curious medley of the great emperor of history and the champion of romance.
As Mahommed Usbeg Khan, the eponymus of the medley of Tatar tribes called Usbegs, reigned in the 14th century A.D., this gives some possible light on the value of these so-called traditions.
For he left no heir to carry on his work; his death " loosened the bonds which restrained the disruptive forces always ready to operate in India, and allowed them to produce their normal result, a medley of petty states, with ever-varying boundaries, and engaged in unceasing internecine war."
This consists of a medley of documents of the most heterogeneous character.
If even a small part of the stories about his father is founded on fact, it was he who first introduced Mani to that medley of religions out of which his system arose.
To us, indeed, his conception of the universe, like that of Philo, seems a strange medley, and one may be at a loss to conceive how he could bring together such heterogeneous elements; but there is no reason to doubt that the harmony of all the essential parts of his system was obvious enough to himself.
The palace church is an interesting medley of Gothic and Renaissance detail.