But obstacles of no small magnitude arose.
I knew that there were obstacles in the way; but I was eager to overcome them.
Despite the many obstacles it had to meet, including drought, commercial depression and the hostility of many of the ex-burghers, the crown colony administration had achieved remarkable results.
There were other obstacles besides the mild persecutions of the church.
Gibbon was eight-and-thirty when he entered parliament; and the obstacles which even at an earlier period he had not had courage to encounter were hardly likely to be vanquished then.
The Hindenburg line had been breached on a front of nine miles, and an average advance of seven miles effected in the face of the most formidable obstacles, both natural and artificial.
Yet, in spite of the obstacles, it seemed utterly sinful to ignore the potential.
Trains running through gates at levelcrossings or into other obstacles 10.
The future would undoubtedly throw more obstacles in their path, but they would tackle them as a family now.
Thus, after a struggle of more than half a century, ix spite of apparently insuperable obstacles, the liberation an the unity of Italy were accomplished.
Obstacles were placed in the way of appeals to the pope omisso medio.
They had a tough road ahead, yet after talking with Jackson and seeing them together, she felt hopeful they would overcome the many obstacles they would encounter.
Josh wasn't considering her obstacles.
There are different kinds of "fences," as all obstacles are generically called.
Starting from an observation of Marconi's, a number of interesting facts have been accumulated on the absorbing effect of sunlight on the propagation of long Hertzian waves through space, and on the disturbing effects of atmospheric electricity as well as upon the influence of earth curvature and obstacles of various kinds interposed in the line between the sending and transmitting stations.4 Electric wave telegraphy has revolutionized our means of communication from place to place on the surface of the earth, making it possible to communicate instantly and certainly between places separated by several thousand miles, whilst The Electrician, 1904, 5 2, p. 407, or German Pat.
But to know what can and what cannot be executed is impossible, not only in the case of Napoleon's invasion of Russia in which millions participated, but even in the simplest event, for in either case millions of obstacles may arise to prevent its execution.
Want of power, or other obstacles, delayed the final extinction of tolerated Mahommedanism in all parts of Spain, but by 1525 it was everywhere suppressed.
Politically the organization of the state on the fundamental principle of national autonomy was to follow; he hoped to get round the nationalist obstacles in Bohemia by a rearrangement of districts with local delimitation according to nationality.
But his iron industry counted no obstacles, and secured for him the highest triumph of genius, that of having given to mankind the best that was in him.
Laws were also passed during his term putting obstacles in the way of recovering fugitive slaves.
He terminated the war with Holland in 1674, and from that time maintained a friendly correspondence with William; while in 1677, after two years of tedious negotiations, he overcame all obstacles, and in spite of James's opposition, and without the knowledge of Louis XIV., effected the marriage between William and Mary that was the germ of the Revolution and the Act of Settlement.
(c) The remarkable success achieved by the National Telephone Company, despite these obstacles, in developing an extensive organization and a profitable business.
Possibly the freedom of his opinions may have put obstacles in the way of his preferment.
Until quite recent times the conservative and fanatical spirit of the 'Ulema had been one of the greatest obstacles to progress and reform in a political system in which spiritual and temporal functions were intimately interwoven.
He compared his conduct in that great post to that of a man floating down a river and fending off from his vessel, as well as he could, the various obstacles it encountered.
If the origin of light be treated as infinitely small, and be seen in focus, whether with the naked eye or with the aid of a telescope, the whole of the light in the absence of obstacles would be concentrated in the immediate neighbourhood of the focus.
The charges brought against the high priest consist simply in the obstacles that have hitherto impeded the restoration of the temple and its service; and in like manner the guilt of the land (iii.
No dangers were too threatening for him to face, no obstacles too formidable,no tasks too laborious, no heights too steep. The love of power and the supporting courage were allied with a marked imperiousness.
overran all obstacles in its front, swam or crossed the canal, stormed Bellenglise village and the defences beyond, and by 3 P.M.
Closely following the author's thought he removes obstacles whenever he meets them, but he is so steeped in the language and thinks so truly like a Greek that the difficulties he feels often seem to us to lie in mere points of style.
Although Borlaug and company encountered many obstacles, they pressed on, planting seed at night illuminated by flashes of artillery fire.
But if they unintentionally placed obstacles in my way, I have the consolation of knowing that I overcame them all.
He had no ready solution, but continued to believe the ultimate solution she chose to these insurmountable obstacles was a cop-out.
For the next year and a half he worked at the higher philosophy, in which he encountered greater obstacles.
Neither nature nor acquired habits qualified him to be an orator; his late entrance on public life, his natural timidity, his feeble voice, his limited command of idiomatic English, and even, as he candidly confesses, his literary fame, were all obstacles to success.
By insisting upon the restitution of the confiscated church-lands, assuming to regard England as a papal fief, requiring Elizabeth, whose legitimacy he aspersed, to submit her claims to him, he raised insuperable obstacles to the return of England to the Church of Rome.
In order to rebuild the see of St Peter on a basis now cleared of obstacles, an attempt was made to surround the election of 1 The English, who had hitherto been considered to form part of the German "nation," were recognized as a separate nation at this council for the first time.
But the ground which this thin line was to hold against three columns of the enemy was marshy and densely intersected by obstacles, and the corps was the best in the Grande Armee, while its leader was perhaps the ablest of all Napoleon's marshals.
But various obstacles arose from the diversity of aims among the allies; and St John was induced, contrary to the most solemn obligations, to enter into separate and secret negotiations with France for the security of English interests.
The Ebro and its tributaries have been utilized for irrigation since the Moorish conquest; the main stream becomes navigable by small boats about Tudela; but its value as a means of communication is almost neutralized by the obstacles in its channel, and seafaring vessels cannot proceed farther up than Tortosa.
Here it broadens into Lake Ibrahim (Kioga) (in reality a vast backwater of the Nile discovered by Colonel Chaille Long in 1874), and continues navigable (save for sudd obstacles at times) right through Lake Ibrahim and thence northwards for loo m.
Butt as the religion of the hostile Ethiopians, Christianity found political obstacles to its adoption in Yemen; and, as heathenism had quite lost its power, it is intelligible that Dhu Nuwas, who was at war with Ethiopia before the last fatal struggle, became a Jew.
The first rush of the assailants carried them up to the wire and other obstacles, but they were for many hours unable to advance a step farther.
Nevertheless he had every intention of delivering a heavy and decisive counterstroke when the right moment should come, and meantime his defensive tactics would certainly have full play on this prearranged battlefield with its elaborate redoubts, bombproofs and obstacles, and its garrison of a strength obviously equal (and in reality superior) to that of the assailants.
Among the chief objects set before this board were the inquiry into trade obstacles and the employment of the poor; the state of the silver currency was also a subject on which John Locke, its secretary, lost no time in making representations to the government.
The district is served by numerous branches of the Great Western, London & North Western, and Midland railways, and is intersected by canals, which carry a heavy traffic, and in some places are made to surmount physical obstacles with remarkable engineering skill, as in the case of the Castle Hill tunnels at Dudley.
Yet all these obstacles to a good understanding might, perhaps, have been surmounted if only the Polish diet had treated the Cossacks with common fairness and common sense.
The Jesuits had to find their all such external peculiarities of dress or rule as tended to put obstacles way of his followers acting freely as emissaries, agents or missionaries in the most various places and circumstances.
Obstacles being cleared away, Paul III., on the 27th of September 1540, issued his bull Regimini militantis ecclesiae, by which he confirmed the new Society (the term "order" does not belong to it), but limited the members to sixty, a restriction which was removed by the same pope in the bull Injunctum nobis of the 14th of March 1543.
Where necessary obstacles are surmounted by canals, on which over £ 22,000,000 have been spent, chiefly since federation.
He there beheld the Culebra and the Chagres; he saw the mountain and the stream, those two greatest obstacles of nature that sought to bar his route.
Thus the gonads are covered over by at least four layers of epithelium, and since these are unnecessary, presenting merely obstacles to the dehiscence of the gonads, they gradually undergo reduction.
If too closely packed, the soil particles present mechanical obstacles to growth; if too retentive of moisture, the root-hairs suffer, as already hinted; if too open or over-drained, the plant succumbs to drought.
Operations for removing the obstacles in the channel and for deepening and widening it were begun as long ago as 1838.
But so long as we treat Wagner like a prose philosopher, a librettist, a poet, a mere musician, or anything short of the complex and many-sided artist he really is, we shall find insuperable obstacles to understanding or enjoying his works.
The scattered exiles return as citizens of the new theocracy, all obstacles in their way parting asunder as when the waves of the Red Sea gave passage to Israel at the founding of the old theocracy (x.
These negotiations continued all through 1908 and resulted in a treaty, signed and ratified in 1909, by which Siam ceded to Great Britain her suzerain rights over the dependencies of Kedah, Kelantan, Trengganu and Perlis, Malay states situated in southern Siam just north of British Malaya, containing in all about a million inhabitants and for the most part flourishing and wealthy, and obtained the practical abolition of British jurisdiction in Siam proper as well as relief from any obligations which, though probably very necessary when they were incurred, had long since become mere useless and vexatious obstacles to progress towards efficient government.
Nothing but actual practice with hounds can teach a man how to ride where all kinds of going and obstacles of various sorts, natural and artificial, have to be encountered in a day's hunting.
The child's eagerness and interest carry her over many obstacles that would be our undoing if we stopped to define and explain everything.
When you're descending through a rapid, it is much harder to see obstacles ahead.
(Aeneas Sylvius) became pope, and his incessant hostility proved one of the most serious obstacles to Podébrad's rule.
It had completed national unity, transferred the capital to Rome, overcome the chief obstacles to financial equilibrium, initiated military reform and laid the foundation of the relations between state and church.
Notwithstanding serious obstacles offered by shallows, corn, fish, salt and timber are largely shipped to and from Archangel.
They are due to the interposition of small spherules of water, which act the part of diffracting obstacles.
The choice between various methods of resolution, all mathematically admissible, would be guided by physical considerations respecting the mode of action of obstacles.
and went well despite all obstacles.
His enthusiastic confidence knew no obstacles.
In opening the session of 1830 he declared that he would "find the power" to overcome the obstacles placed in his path by "culpable manoeuvres."
The British government had no desire to place obstacles in the way of a belligerent desiring to take reasonable precautions in order to prevent the enemy from receiving supplies, but they insisted that the right of taking such precautions did not imply a " consequential right to intercept at any distance from the scene of operations and without proof that the supplies in question were really destined for use of the enemy's forces, any articles which that belligerent might determine to regard as contraband of war."
Hitherto he had had to reckon with obstacles more powerful than those which were now left for him to conquer, and, what was more, with the fact that his authority depended upon the will of others.
For the rest, so formidable were the external obstacles that, without theoretically renouncing his claims, he was unable to realize them in practice in a manner satisfactory to himself.
Although, among other obstacles, the popes of the 12th century had experienced some difficulty in subduing the inhabitants of the city, which was the seat and centre of the of the Christian world, their monarchy did not cease to gain in authority, solidity and prestige, and the work of centralization, which was gradually making them masters of the whole ecclesiastical organism, was accomplished steadily and without serious interruption.
The papacy, however, encountered serious obstacles, at first at the very centre of the papal empire, at Rome, where the pope had to contend with the party of communal autonomy for ten years before being able to secure the mastery at Rome.
Nor was his failure due to lack of activity or energy, but rather to the insuperable obstacles in his path - the physical configuration of Italy, and, above all, the invincible repugnance of the Italian municipalities to submit to the mastery of a religious power.
met with insuperable obstacles and many disappointments.
All eyes were consequently turned to the energetic German king, Sigismund, who was inspired by the best motives, and who succeeded in surmounting the formidable obstacles which barred the way to an ecumenical council.
It is profoundly affecting to contemplate this man, a mere wreck from gout, shrinking from no fatigue, no labour, and no personal sacrifices; disregarding the obstacles and difficulties thrown in his way by cardinals and temporal princes, whose fatal infatuation refused to see the peril which hung above them all; recurring time after time, with all his intellect and energy, to the realization of his scheme; and finally adopting the high-hearted resolve of placing himself at the head of the crusade.
In Italy, however, lay the chief obstacles to the success of all papal undertakings.
This periscope is considerably larger than any others, and was designed for observing over obstacles of between 9 and 26 metres in height.
Grant, who spent part of 1862 there, the king, Kamurasi, putting many obstacles in the way of the travellers continuing their journey down the Nile.
The outstanding problem of African missions at least north of the Equator (south there is the Ethiopian question) is not the degradation of the black races, nor the demoralizing influences of heathen Christians, nor even the slave dealer, though all these obstacles are present and powerful.
Owing to their growth in length at, or rather in the immediate vicinity of, their tips, roots are enabled to traverse long distances by surmounting some obstacles, penetrating others, and insinuating themselves into narrow crevices.
Hence they had done everything they could to prevent the dukes from extending their authority, and as the government was carried on during the reign of Louis the Child mainly by Hatto I., archbishop of Mainz, they had been able to throw considerable obstacles in the way of their rivals.
It is indeed remarkable that notwithstanding the complicated machinery of the dual monarchy, and the numerous obstacles which have to be overcome before a reform affecting both countries can be carried out, the financial, the commercial, and the foreign policy has been conducted since 1870 with success.
The attack was impeded at first by obstacles of ground, but in the melee the weight of the British troopers gradually broke up the enemy, and the charge of the 4th Dragoon Guards, delivered against the flank of the Russian mass, was decisive.
In Arabia he encountered serious obstacles from the nature of the country and the harassing mode of warfare adopted by his adversaries.
Prejudice and real or imaginary legal obstacles stood in the way of the erection of episcopal sees in the colonies; and though in the 17th century Archbishop Laud had attempted to obtain a bishop for Virginia, up to the time of the American revolution the churchmen of the colonies had to make the best of the legal fiction that their spiritual needs were looked after by the bishop of London, who occasionally sent commissaries to visit them and ordained candidates for the ministry sent to England for the purpose.
Civil obstacles have hitherto delayed its adoption by the metropolitan of India.
The abolition of the papal jurisdiction removed all obstacles to the divorce from Catherine and to the legalization of Henry's marriage with Anne Boleyn (1533).
In face of obstacles apparently insurmountable he had made a nation, consolidating all the forces which Wallace had stirred into life.
But it must by no means be supposed that every man who goes out hunting desires to gallop at a great pace and to jump formidable obstacles, or indeed any obstacles at all.
The states of Rapture are called Conditions of Bliss, and they are regarded as useful for the help they give towards the removal of the mental obstacles to the attainment of Arahatship.6 Of the thirty-seven constituent parts of Arahatship they enter into one group of four.
The gradual removal of obstacles from the commerce of the island from 1766 to 1818 particularly benefited Havana.
But Tait had none of Tillotson's gentleness, and he rode roughshod over the obstacles in his way.
The indiscriminate slaughter of fry, and the obstacles opposed by irrigation dams to breeding fish, are said to be causing a sensible diminution in the supply in certain rivers.
Amongst the Hindu higher castes there are serious obstacles in the way of conversion, of which family influence and the caste system are the greatest.
Although he encountered enormous obstacles, including famine and mutiny, the hostility and treachery of the natives and of foreigners, and the neglect of the home government, he laid a sure foundation for permanent Spanish occupation.
In the Philippines the humane policy of the home government had no such powerful obstacles to contend with.
Here also his policy failed against physical, social and political obstacles.
These two men were the chief obstacles to Moawiya's plan for securing the Caliphate for his son Yazid.
Along the Path are ranged ten great obstacles, or fetters, the Buddhist Sanyojanas, which have to be successively overcome before the final goal is reached.
It was foreordained that Messiah's witnesses should be borne by Divine power through all obstacles and to ever-widening circles, until they reached and occupied Rome itself for the God of Israel - now manifest (as foretold by Israel's own prophets) as the one God of the one race of mankind.
One of the most puzzling features in its structure, and, at the same time, one of the greatest obstacles to the view that it is essentially primitive and not merely a degenerate creature, is the entire absence of the paired organs of special sense, olfactory, optic and auditory, which are so characteristic of the higher vertebrates.
High-born, wealthy and accomplished, she was resolved to be Nero's wife, and set herself to remove the obstacles which stood in her way.
As an idea, the empire grew in visionary power, and remained one of the chief obstacles in the way of both Italian and German national coherence.
In the classics they found the food which was required to nourish the new spirit; and a variety of circumstances, among which must be reckoned the pride of a nation boasting of its descent from the Populus Romanus, rendered them apt to fling aside the obstacles that had impeded the free action of the mind through many centuries.
He achieved his success despite serious obstacles.
11 There were many obstacles in his way, and he seems always to have felt that the first part of the new scheme must be a pars destruens, a destructive criticism of all other methods.
But, before proceeding to unfold his method, Bacon found it necessary to enter in considerable detail upon the general subject of the obstacles to progress, and devoted nearly the whole of the first book of the Organum to the examination of them.
The same writer states that the country was spacious, populous and hard to be penetrated; that it abounded in dangers; that the paths and roads were beset with difficulties; and that the obstacles to conquest were more than could be expressed.
In order that no obstacles should be placed in the way for renewed negotiations, Mr Bostrom, the prime minister, resigned and was succeeded by Mr Ramstedt.
Here the prevalence of mud is one of the chief obstacles, and for this reason the tile-collectors are usually fastened together by wire and suspended to posts (tuiles en bouquets).
tory, but no satisfactory reply was given, anc obstacles were thrown in the way of the return of tht embassy.
In their lower reaches the two rivers - both large streams - traverse a level plain, separated by no obstacles.
Froude to visit South Africa unofficially, and by travelling through its different states find out what were the obstacles to confederation and the means by which such obstacles could be removed.
Following the Inquisition and the Jesuits came two other obstacles to the cultivation of letters, the censorship of books and the Indexes, and, as if these plagues were not enough, the Spanish domination followed.
The obstacles are (I) the smallness of the waves, and (2) the changes which occur at speeds too rapid for the eye to follow.
But the missionaries were not interested in the settlement of the country by Europeans, the fur traders were generally opposed to it, there was bitter strife between the missionaries and Cadillac, and the French system of absolutism in government and monopoly in trade were further obstacles to progress.
The obstacles would seem, indeed, to be insurmountable.
rises abruptly out of a marshy country, offers the obstacles of magnificent, inaccessible granite cliffs and large glaciers to the mountaineer; it is the loftiest peak in North America (ca.
State after state went down before his blows, but the name and followers of Confucius were the chief obstacles in his way.
Vendome at first opposed great obstacles to the plan which the prince had formed for carrying succours into Piedmont; but after a variety of marches and counter-marches, in which both commanders displayed signal ability, the two armies met at Cassano (August 16, 1705), where a deadly engagement ensued, and Prince Eugene received two severe wounds which forced him to quit the field.
In a level country like Bengal, where the soil is composed of yielding and loose materials, the courses of the rivers are continually shifting from the wearing away of their different banks, or from the water being turned off by obstacles in its course into a different channel.
Nevertheless, besides acquiring colossal wealth for himself, he undoubtedly created for the American public a vastly improved railway service, the benefit of which survived all controversy as to the means by which he triumphed over the obstacles in his way.
That he was slow, and perhaps too tender-hearted, in handling armed masses for action may be admitted, and though admirable for defensive war and a safe strategist, he showed himself unfitted to take the highly essential initiative, both because of temperament and his habitual exaggeration of obstacles and opposing numbers.
Navigation on the lower Magdalena closely resembles that of the Mississippi, the same type of light-draft, flat-bottomed steamboat being used, and similar obstacles and dangers to navigation being encountered.
A great stimulus was given to the improvement of land by the passing in England of a series of acts of parliament, which removed certain obstacles that effectually hindered tenants with limited interests from investing capital in works of drainage and kindred amelioration.
present many obstacles to navigation.
Although the inclination of its bed is not great, the obstacles to free navigation are abundant, and consist of enormous trees and masses of tree-trunks which have filled the river during the period of freshets.
The remainder of the Urubamba, as shown by Bosquet in 1806 and Castelnau in 1846, is interrupted by cascades, reefs and numberless other obstacles to navigation.
The Uaupes is full of similar obstacles, some fifty rapids barring its navigation, although a long stretch of its upper course is said to be free from them, and to flow gently through a forested country.
Jules Crevaux, who descended it, describes it as full of obstacles to navigation, the current very strong and the stream frequently interrupted by rapids and cataracts.
Perhaps the gravest obstacles were to be expected from the army.
Kohl (Austria and the Danube, London, 1844) and others that, in consequence of the Danube having been in constant use as the line of passage of migratory hostile tribes, it nowhere forms the boundary between two states from Orsova upwards, and thus it traverses as a central artery Wurttemberg, Bavaria, Austria and Hungary, while on the other hand various tributaries both north and south, which formed serious obstacles to the march of armies, have become lines of separation between different states.
In the fifth and last section from Old Moldova to Orsova and the Iron Gates the river is enclosed by mountains and rocky banks, and the obstacles to navigation are rocks and whirlpools.
But when these obstacles have been overcome the rivers and lakes afford a network of navigable waters of vast extent.
The fact that the physical geography of Africa affords fewer natural obstacles to racial movements on the side most exposed to foreign influence, renders it obvious that the culture most characteristically African must be sought on the other side.
It was a more peaceful process, since natural obstacles are unfavourable to rapid movements of large bodies of immigrants, though not so serious as to prevent the spread of language and culture.
And so, little by little, this man of insatiable energy was possessed by the ambition of restoring the Empire of the West in his own favor, There were, however, two serious obstacles in the way: first, the supremacy of the emperor of the East, which though nominal Charle- rather than real was upheld by peoples, princes, and magne even by popes; secondly, the rivalry of the bishops emperor of Rome, who since the early years of Adrians (800).
Man may prepare himself for this influx by removing the obstacles which prevent the union of the intellect with the human vessel destined for its reception.
The book was originally intended to appear in Rome, but unexpected obstacles interposed.
He pleaded his age, now close upon seventy years, his infirm health, and the obstacles to travel caused by quarantine regulations; but the pope was sternly indignant at what he held to be his ingratitude and insubordination, and no excuse was admitted.
One thing only is established, and this may be said to have been the real effect of the False Decretals, namely, the powerful impulse which they gave in the Frankish territories to the movement towards centralization round the see of Rome, and the legal obstacles which they opposed to unjust proceedings against the bishops.
2 In the interior of the country about the plain of Dhofar, 3 during the south-west monsoon, frankincense and other gums are gathered by the Beni Gurrah Bedouins, and might be obtained by them in much larger quantities; their lawlessness, however, and the lack of a safe place of exchange or sale are obstacles to the development of trade.
Magdeburg, therefore, became the focus of the whole campaign of 1631; but the obstructive timidity of the electors of Brandenburg and Saxony threw insuperable obstacles in his way, and, on the very day when John George I.
All that was required on Dean's part was to remain standing upright and pick his path around obstacles while his position was monitored by blinding lights from below and above.
He had perseverance in the face of obstacles.
Having one of those strong wills which know no obstacles, he obeyed the behests of his genius and entered Bouchardon's studio.
The way women come together in fora to discuss the obstacles to their own betterment is an example to others.
circumventing the usual obstacles present in drug delivery to the brain caused by the blood-brain barrier.
I asked academic colleagues in maritime law what they thought were obstacles in the way of uniformity.
There are three big obstacles, however, to this happy consummation.
curriculum framework places a number of obstacles in the path of this approach.
custodian bank by the regulator of a pension fund may create some obstacles to the pooling of assets.
desperation in the face of enormous obstacles.
The question is whether there would be any obstacles to administering an adequate dose.
double-faced policy of the Greek regime was one of the main obstacles to the progress of the talks.
Radio signals bounce off obstacles like buildings, adding a delayed faint echo to the intended signal.
emplace reserve obstacles that are typically directed by higher headquarters.
eradicateurage participation by highlighting and eradicating any obstacles such as fear of reprimand real or imagined.
Progress was made but soon halted by a series of Iraqi obstacles and a vicious firefight that developed around them.
forget objections & obstacles, as they listen to you.
formidable obstacles indeed without the bridges provided on official routes.
The mouse is able to gnaw its way past, or slip under seemingly impassable obstacles.
Obstacles at this range have been deemed irrelevant to the blind user and the range reduced to 3.2 meters.
Both obstacles had now been removed and this was considered an appropriate juncture to revisit the issue.
Obstacles: Players in a round must hold their breath while rapping knuckles, and the first player to breathe is out.
Get them to forget objections & obstacles, as they listen to you.
I want to hear from you about how we can overcome these obstacles.
The main use of the tree by people has always been to remove obstacles.
Young people from impoverished areas often have to surmount additional obstacles to gain a better education.
In our own personal journey up the ladder of spirituality we encounter obstacles.
obstacles in the path of their return.
obstacles in the way to his joining the regular seminary classes.
obstacles in front of you which you will have to overcome.
We do not see any of these matters as insuperable obstacles.
Its value lies in the absence of coercion or man-made obstacles to the exercise of people's powers and capacities.
Anti-tank obstacles can not be located adjacent to each other; there must be a gap of at least 4 base widths.
He did not want to go over the bridge and we had to turn around in one of the marathon obstacles.
overcome these obstacles.
overcome whatever obstacles they may have.
With their moderately soft, flexible pellicles, swimming Spirostomum often bend around bits of algae and other obstacles they encounter.
politic in terms of obstacles to the realization of citizenship are similarly widespread.
removes obstacles to progress.
remover of obstacles ': he helps with problems or difficulties that get in the way.
represented in parliament and it places major obstacles in the way of that situation changing.
stratify dynamics in strongly stratified flow over three-dimensional obstacles.
strewn with obstacles.
surmount the obstacles that keep you from thriving.
A desultory sequence of ideas, an excessive vagueness and indirectness of expression, a peculiar and abnormal latinity, a constant tendency to exaggeration, and an immoderate indulgence in learned and literary allusions - all these are obstacles lying in the way of a study of Propertius.
(Aeneas Sylvius) became pope, and his incessant hostility proved one of the most serious obstacles to PodÃ©brad's rule.
Nevertheless despite these obstacles, President Uriburu did something during his term of office to relieve the nation's financial difficulties.
The importance of this provision in the case of aquatic vascular plants of sturdy bulk is even greater than in that of terrestrial organisms, as their environment offers considerable obstacles to the renewal of the air in their interior.
Roots are often flattened, twisted and otherwise distorted by mechanical obstacles; stems by excess of food in rich soils, the attacks of minute parasites, overgrowth by climbing plants, &c. Leaves are especially apt to vary, and although the formation of crests, pitchers, puckers, &c., must be put down to the results of abnormal development, it is often difficult to draw the line between teratological and merely varietal phenomena.
The growth of Russian industry is set forth in the following table, which compares the number of workers for 1887, 1897 and 1902, of all factories throughout the empire of which the annual production was valued at more than £210: With regard to Russian industry generally, the extravagant prices which have to be paid for iron and all iron goods, owing to the prohibitive tariffs, combined with the obstacles put in the way of education, hamper the development of all industries.
On his arrival in Paris he had a long audience with Napoleon, in which he urged many arguments in favour of removing those obstacles which prevented the two countries from being brought into closer dependence on one another, and he succeeded in making a considerable inpression on his mind in favour of free trade.
According to the undulatory theory the light cannot be regarded strictly as travelling along a ray; but the existence of an unobstructed ray implies that the system of Fresnel's zones can be commenced, and, if a large number of these zones are fully developed and do not terminate abruptly, the illumination is unaffected by the neighbourhood of obstacles.
If, however, as in practice, the light be heterogeneous, the source of finite area, the obstacles in motion, and the discrimination of different directions imperfect, we are concerned merely with the mean brightness found by varying the arbitrary phase-relations, and this is obtained by simply multiplying the brightness due to a single aperture by the number of apertures (n) (see Interference Of Light, § 4).
15 a to highway may be caused by encroachment, by interfering with the soil of the highway, by attracting crowds, by creating danger or inconvenience on or near the highway, by placing obstacles on the highway, by unreasonable user, by offences against decency and good order, &c.
This explanation of the vision is separated from the description by an animated dialogue, not quite clear in its expression, in which it is said that the mountain of obstacles shall disappear before Zerubbabel, and that, having begun the building of the temple, he shall also bring it to an end in spite of those who now mock at the day of small beginnings.
Though Comte's character and aims were as far removed as possible from Franklin's type, neither Franklin nor any man that ever lived could surpass him in the heroic tenacity with which, in the face of a thousand obstacles, he pursued his own ideal of a vocation.
The circumstance which has given popular interest to the lemming is that certain districts of the cultivated lands of Norway and Sweden, where in ordinary circumstances they are unknown, are, at uncertain intervals varying from five to twenty or more years, overrun by an army of these little creatures, which steadily and slowly advance, always in the same direction, and regardless of all obstacles, swimming streams and even lakes of several miles in breadth, and committing considerable devastation on their line of march by the quantity of food they consume.
But there was no tradition of Hebrew study apart from the Jews, and in the 15th century when an interest in the subject was awakened, only the most ardent zeal could conquer the obstacles that lay in the way.
Numerous lakes and rivers afford means of communication, and obstacles thereon have been largely overcome by canals (see Canada).
The conditions under which Prussia might justly aspire to the hegemony in Germany at last appeared to have been accomplished, no obstacles, as in 1849, were in the way of the acceptance of the crown by the leading sovereign of the confederation, and on 18th January 1871 King William of Prussia was proclaimed with all pomp German Emperor in the Salle des Glaces at Versailles.
During the gloomy autumn and winter of1880-1881Forster's energy and devotion in grappling with the situation in Ireland (see Ireland) were indefatigable, his labour was enormous, and the personal risks he ran were many; but he enjoyed the Irish character in spite of all obstacles, and inspired genuine admiration in all his coadjutors.
But not, to be sure, without obstacles.
"My little sister will understand me now," was a thought stronger than all obstacles.
In a word, every study had its obstacles.
She said I had already shown the world that I could do the college work, by passing all my examinations successfully, in spite of many obstacles.
For my action to be free it was necessary that it should encounter no obstacles.
Be sweet spoken - words have a powerful effect, and sweet speech attracts friendship and removes obstacles to progress.
Hindus believe Ganesh is ' the remover of obstacles ': he helps with problems or difficulties that get in the way.
FPTP leaves the left barely represented in parliament and it places major obstacles in the way of that situation changing.
Vortex dynamics in strongly stratified flow over three-dimensional obstacles.
The path to grace, however, is strewn with obstacles.
You'll find out about your unique place in the body of Christ and how to surmount the obstacles that keep you from thriving.
More so than ever before, startups require a map to chart a course through innumerable and significant obstacles.
Too often, entrepreneurs give up prematurely when faced with surmountable obstacles. Too often, they move forward aggressively when they should stop, reflect and re-create.
To overcome obstacles, it helps to have a partner with whom you can share your concerns and hammer out critical strategies and decisions.
Discarding your original product in favor of one that gains customer traction may sound like a relatively simple objective, but all sorts of obstacles can impede your progress.
The most successful founders possess specific traits and especially a powerful drive to success no matter what obstacles are thrown in their way.
There may be obstacles that have to be overcome in single parent adoptions.
Instead, it is important to allow your child to make mistakes and overcome obstacles from even an early age.
This will also increase your reaction time since you'll see obstacles sooner than you might otherwise.
However, your pet has either demonstrated an uncanny ability to surmount the obstacles presented by fences or you prefer not to have a visible fence.
While education is a cornerstone to wise money management, some consumers need more help overcoming their immediate obstacles.
Towers most often are between 80-120 feet so that the turbine stands above the trees and other obstacles that can affect wind flow.
The company had some serious obstacles to overcome in order to make Green Works work.
One of the most important obstacles is educating compost collection drivers and farmers about the different materials so they will not continue to remove biodegradable bags from their collected compostables.
Research scientists have addressed some of the issues which have created obstacles for wind energy.
However, there are a few obstacles to consider before purchasing furnishings.
This typically will give you more than enough time to handle any setbacks, obstacles or unexpected issues that can arise during a remodeling job.
Before deciding the best location for your border, look for any obstacles that will require you to cut the border horizontally.
Once Shrek is in the air, use the Control/Apple key to make Shrek jump over obstacles and jump higher to collect coins.
How has scrapbooking helped you make sense of the obstacles you have faced in your life?
It is important to know how to turn on your skis so you can steer around others or pick a direction down the mountain and avoid obstacles.
This is ideal for those not used to the terrain or those who may be looking for more flexibility in getting around obstacles last minute.
For example, if a coworker hasn't completed his or her part of a project, talk about his/her obstacles.
When you make a big change to any facet of your daily life, you're bound to run into obstacles.
The deity is said to remove obstacles and ensure success in human undertakings.
They can reflect the obstacles you've already overcome as a couple or make reference to the plans you have for the future.
If you've unsuccessfully tried to quit smoking in the past, you can also think about what obstacles you've faced and how you can learn from your experience.
What other obstacles have you had to overcome to become a successful clothes designer?
Today my parents are convinced I made the right decision but I still face day-to-day obstacles of owning a business.
While bachelor's degrees have traditionally been seen as "four-year" degrees, with scheduling difficulties, internships, and other obstacles, they frequently take five years for even full-time students to complete.
There is also a third program which is in place to help those serving in the military work on earning degrees despite the obstacles of being in different areas of the world and on different assignments.
Collisions: When entering crowded ports, cruise ships run the risk of colliding with other vessels, bridges, docks, or underwater obstacles.
There may even be a small agility course or other unique obstacles.
Actually beginning the work can be frustrating at times as you run into obstacles created by finances, time or geography.
The girl, Bella Swan, wants to date her vampire love, Edward Cullen, but finds obstacles in the form of other vampires, werewolves, another potential love interest and the reality of Edward's vampire identity.
Drifts: Snow drifts may seem soft and fluffy, but they can quickly obscure lanes and become formidable obstacles for any size vehicle.
Many women have overcome a multitude of obstacles in their lives.
Flying dreams: Symbolize freedom and are a good omen that indicate a person will get past their obstacles and find happiness.
Superior clarity across all sections of the lens so the runner can see what obstacles are along their immediate path as well as what may be coming up in the distance.
Polarized lenses cut down on the glare from reflected light, giving you a clearer view of the road or any obstacles that may be in your way.
Younger guests will especially enjoy the nets and obstacles as they climb up to get a great view of the park.
There are a variety of amazing programs available that allow you to do things like create a virtual 3D world, plan out game levels with corridors, obstacles and enemies, or even build your own customized levels of arcade games.
You can place obstacles, corridors, friendly characters and enemy characters all throughout each level.
You play a ninja that collects gold while avoid traps and obstacles.
They present surmountable obstacles with constant challenges.
Use the Wii remote to avoid obstacles and collect rings as Sonic moves at blinding speeds.
His narration, sometimes grim and sometimes raging, is a gritty contrast to the real satisfaction you feel after clearing Germans out of a town, or blasting away obstacles so your reinforcements can land safely.
Chances are, in most of the challenges, you'll be more concerned about your opponents and the whizzing obstacles than the sunset or the neon signs.
If you can, I'd recommend playing on a Hi-Def television because other traffic and obstacles were easier to see than on a standard analog TV.
You must set rainbows in place, so that the mindless Star Buddies can make their way -- jumping over obstacles thanks to your rainbows -- completely across the side-scrolling stage.
Ride a skateboard and jump to avoid obstacles, as you shoot hearts at Star Buddies, spreading your love.
Rather, you shoot good luck four-leaf clovers at the Care Bears below, so that they can avoid the obstacles on their own.
It adds a new twist to the game, as you have to find different ways to overcome obstacles that stand in your way.
Since there's not much really going on, the grid, the obstacles, the enemies, and the ChuChus look smooth and fantastic.
Part of the fun is tossing obstacles into your co-players dance routines and disrupting their rhythm, which is almost but not quite as satisfying as pelting friends with obstacles in Mario Kart.
He needs to search the island to find her, surviving through dense jungle, wild ferocious beasts and difficult obstacles.
Get around the obstacles and you have succeeded.
When you're playing against others who are invulnerable and can kill you with one shot, pass through walls, or can see you through obstacles, it saps all the fun out of the game.
There are all kinds of obstacles which will attempt to hinder your way.
The many puzzles, obstacles and monsters keep you on your toes.
The game is filled with challenging puzzles and obstacles.
It is a fast-paced game that may be fun (or frustrating) for players due to multiple obstacles that are faced throughout each level.
Be prepared to overcome obstacles (like ball-chucking plants) in order to throw a guy out at first or even to catch a fly ball.
Each stadium, like Bowser's Castle and Donkey Kong's Jungle, have their special obstacles that can be hindrances or just fun to play.In any sports game, the main game is single player mode and Mario Superstar Baseball is no different.
Racing levels will test your speed, percentage levels will challenge how well you can keep your blob intact and task levels force you to use grace to slip and slide through the mazes and their obstacles.
As you frantically run through, over, or under obstacles, you are given route options as Faith sees them and must create sequences of actions in order to succeed.
Be careful because all the obstacles of the track your on are there (slight turns, motorists, walls) and you can destroy your car.
For single player mode, Sonic needed to travel through many levels while evading enemies and obstacles, scampering through 360 loops, and collecting rings to score points.
Join this new Prince of Persia adventure, filled with complex puzzle solving and numerous environmental obstacles.
This is a single player, action/adventure game filled with slick moves, traversing through multiple obstacles and puzzle solving.
I spent quite a bit of time just trying to get past one of the earlier levels that were filled with multiple obstacles.
Obstacles to climb can be confusing, since all the detail is not always shown.
He can walk on walls, leap through wide obstacles, and looks slick when doing combos.
Travel through difficult obstacles and solve puzzles.
It's like having a continuous "boss level", there are no minor obstacles to defeat, just the toughest, challenging ones.
He is sometimes difficult to control in areas with a lot of obstacles.
As you make your way through the streets you have to avoid obstacles.
Avoid villains and other obstacles that get in your way.
The obstacles that Sam is required to overcome seperates Pandora Tomorrow from its predecessor.
Grapple opponents to the ground, smash enemies into obstacles and destroy the environment almost any way you please.
The premise was innovative, as you cleared the path for a transport vehicle, making sure it doesn't hit any obstacles along the way.
Obstacle Course: Imagine a first-person view version of a Mario-style platformer game, running and jumping through obstacles in an expedient manner.
Play as Mario, Donkey Kong, Princess Peach and more as you throw fun obstacles and use special powers to be number one.
There are many obstacles associated with online wine shopping of which you need to be aware.
Wine faces more obstacles with countless vagaries of nature and influences by humans.
Guide the helicopter through a cave and avoid obstacles.
Compatible with Symbian smartphones, Driving Mania charges you with the task of navigating through an intricate track, collecting goodies without hitting other cars and other obstacles.
Meteor is an adventure in destroying enemy spaceships and bricks containing ninety levels with a huge array of obstacles.
Affected individuals may face social obstacles related to their disease on a daily basis.
The child then manipulates a joystick or controller to control the actions of a character or series of characters as the characters face obstacles displayed on the screen.
A child with FA may graze doorways when passing through, for instance, or trip over low obstacles.
They offer the thrill of facing difficult challenges and overcoming obstacles.
"Teens Face Obstacles When Obtaining EC (Emergency Contraceptives)."
They can also use billows, boxes, and sofa cushions to create obstacles courses for the baby to negotiate.
Persistence: The child's ability to continue with an activity in the face of obstacles or problems.
Aggression may be a way for children to face obstacles or solve problems.
This is because the fish's eyes never close and many believe this allows fish the ability to see all obstacles and good fortunes ahead.
Clutter and obstacles can block the natural flow of chi.
It completely immobilizes the positive chi energy and prevents fresh chi energy from entering your home and moving throughout your home without any obstacles to block it.
Simple things like leaves on a walkway create obstacles and clutter in the path into your home, so keep your walkways clean of debris.
The fish endured many hardships and overcame innumerous obstacles, but its tenacity helped it to be victorious.
While homeschool laws in some states may present obstacles, the important thing is that the parents retain some control over how subjects are taught to their children, as well as giving them freedom to teach religion in the classroom.
One of the biggest obstacles kids have to understanding the main idea of a passage is reading fluency.
Make sure your computer and Internet connections are stable; there is no need for additional obstacles.
Alaskan king crab fishing jobs pose particular obstacles because of the unusual working conditions.
You can also navigate the ball through certain obstacles, which are included in the game's box.
Freestyle allows you to simply move the ball around without obstacles so that you can get some practice.
Danger Zone challenges you to escape four obstacles in a time that beats either your personal record or one to three opponents.
The Mindflex game comes with six plastic obstacles that you can place on the board.
The rings and cages are considered beginner obstacles, and it's recommended that you start with these first.
They easily clip on to the board in the slots along the edge.To move the ball through the obstacles, you focus your concentration to move it up in the air and relax your mind to move it down.
Once you've mastered the games and starter obstacles, you can use these pieces to continuously rearrange and increase the intensity of the game.
You will be able to figure out addends or other obstacles to add later during the next phase.
Of course, there will be obstacles to your journey: the other players.
Randomly place those obstacles and rewards on your game board.
Obstacle cards and helper cards (like "gas" and "fix a flat" assist in overcoming those obstacles.
Try playing online Christmas games that feature characters plotting to get through various obstacles in Halloween Town.
Dora uses tools like the Map to help find her way across challenges and obstacles to her destination.
Seniors may face special obstacles when dating that younger people encounter less often.
Perhaps one of the greatest obstacles for seniors dating is the reaction of their grown children.
Ironically, the same benefits that the Internet brings can also be obstacles to meeting in person, as in your situation.
Yet, given the challenges and obstacles you have faced in life, you continued to take risks and trust your intuition to know when the time was right.
The Flying Kiss involves players throwing kisses to intended suitors while simultaneously trying to avoid obstacles.
One of the obstacles a shy person runs into when it comes to group interactions and conversation starters is a poor self-image.
Some couples who could not afford the desired engagement ring might use their first anniversary as the opportunity to buy the ring, or the first anniversary after the birth of a child or overcoming significant obstacles.
However, through the course of the writing process, you will likely need to rediscover your inspiration to help you break through walls and obstacles that will inevitably pop up.
The third card represents the obstacles that you are facing, while the fourth card shows the things that are in your favor.
You can also be prepared for certain pitfalls that may await your relationship and allow you to avoid or overcome any obstacles.
You need to compare natal charts to understand the degree of compatibility and the areas where you might run into obstacles or difficulties.
Uranus to Venus: If well aspected, this love signature will keep your relationship fresh and lively in the face of daunting obstacles.
He'll rush in where fools never would, but he will conquer all obstacles and come out victorious.
The match between an earth sign and a fire sign is often full of obstacles, but if there are enough positives in this combination, it can also be a very rewarding relationship.
She sees potential where former lovers saw obstacles.
This innate need for hearth and home will drive the goat through any obstacles that get in the way.
There will be obstacles and challenges, but if you follow the rabbit's example and remain calm, you can overcome these.
In fact, the sign thrives on challenges and takes a special kind of pride in overcoming life's obstacles.
Demonstrating to your child that you are able to overcome problems and obstacles will help her learn how to do this by your example.
In her journeys, Dora often runs into obstacles.
Rather than rely on magic or super powers, the trio uses humor and cooperation to overcome obstacles.
The object is to stay on the board and to avoid all sorts of obstacles.
The object is to go as fast as possible without hitting any obstacles.
Obstacles might include: climbing up a slide, doing cartwheels, riding a tricyle, digging through the sand for a buried treasure.
Teams can be established for a obstacle course relay by having a variety of obstacles that team members take turns tackling.
Little gamers will have to help characters navigate through a colorful maze, finding bonus items and overcoming obstacles to find letters and reach each subsequent level of the game.
There's a band of medieval knights searching for the Holy Grail, only to encounter all kinds of crazy obstacles like a rabid bunny and a castle full of virgins.
All she wants is to go to the ball the prince is throwing, but her family puts too many obstacles in her way for her to do it on her own.
The soul steers the personality through life; it molds it and helps it grow by overcoming challenges and obstacles.
Will the couple overcome the obstacles in their path?
Many soap opera fans love to interact about where they want their favorite 'story' to go, and they are vehement in their opposition when roadblocks, obstacles or poor storytelling get in their way.
Together, they learn, love, laugh and cry through life's myriad of opportunities and obstacles.
Many obstacles stand in their path, but ultimately they find true love with one another.
In all of her telenovelas she must overcome many obstacles to find love.
Addison and Pete's relationship hit obstacles leading Addison back towards Sam and their on-again, off-again attraction.
Lily and Cane's love story faced many obstacles, but earned a tremendous fan following.
Learn how the process works, and the obstacles to success.
Being a teenager is difficult, especially with the added social obstacles teens with AS have to overcome.
This begins with the very nature of one of the biggest obstacles, understanding communication.
Set one up in your living room and let your child climb under, crawl over, and move through your homemade obstacles.
Age appropriate programs are designed to address communication and social obstacles many kids on the spectrum face.
You will sit down with the therapists and teachers prior to your child’s therapy and work out a treatment plan, discussing the skills your child needs to learn and any obstacles he needs to overcome.
It can provide a road map by track progress of your goals as your business grows, helping you to see potential problems and work around them before they become insurmountable obstacles.
No matter how organized you become, life will throw new responsibilities, emergencies and obstacles in your path.
In this rather funny game, you must drive your car through a driving course where there are numerous obstacles, including raccoons, old folks crossing the road, and even aliens and a spaceship.
Unlike most of the other games, the view is from behind the dashboard rather than overhead, however the controls can be a bit touchy and avoiding some of the obstacles is near impossible.
Jenny Craig consultants meet with dieters each week, either in person or on the phone, and help them to overcome these obstacles.
In addition, consultants work with plan members to identify possible obstacles and find a workable plan for dealing with them.
When you follow the plan, one of the biggest obstacles you will have to overcome is hunger pangs.
There are obviously some obstacles for those who wish to take part in naked exercise.
For those seeking a little more motivation, WebMD offers tips that are motivational, inspirational and also teach you how to beat common obstacles.
While an in home gym is convenient, there are obstacles which you must conquer to use it effectively.
The advantage of customizing your workout is to provide added motivation and a means to overcome obstacles to exercise.
Despite all obstacles, Adrianne was determined to have a better life for herself and her family.
Though her sparse version of the song stands in stark contrast to Houston's big and bold pop take, Parton's minimalism only adds to the sadness of the story of love that just has one too many obstacles.
If games may become active, all breakable items, trip hazards, and other obstacles should be removed from the area to be sure it is safe.
Create obstacles or missions for the teens to complete.
Survivor obstacles can be as difficult or as easy as you feel like making them, as long as they are physical.
Contestants compete against one another for points and better times while encountering human obstacles: The American Gladiators.
For ten weeks, the contestants must work together to create a self-sufficient society in the face of a series of obstacles.
Losing It with Jillian Michaels helps families to overcome obstacles in their daily lives that interfere with their health.
Apprehension runs rampant and all of the while, in the midst of all the dangerous obstacles, there is always potions class and attending his first Yule Ball for Harry to think of.