Piqued sentence examples

  • Hearing that she once had a goat dairy might have piqued his interest, though.

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  • Now, with Quinn's interest piqued, we were a committed pack of five dedicated to seek answers, wherever they might lie.

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  • Siegfried is piqued, and calls them back to offer them the ring.

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  • Darian's interest was piqued.

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  • Babcock and urged by President Grant; introduced the merit system in his department, and resigned in October 1870 because of pressure put on him by politicians piqued at his prohibition of campaign levies on his clerks, and because of the interference of Grant in favour of William McGarrahan's attempt by legal proceedings to obtain from Cox a patent to certain California mining lands.

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  • The suggestion which has been made that the success of Beaumarchais piqued him has nothing impossible in it.

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  • John Stark's brother, William (1724-1776), served in the Seven Years' War and afterwards on the frontier; and at the outbreak of the War of Independence, piqued because he was not put in command of a regiment, he entered the British service.

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  • Go with your gut feeling - you can't predict the future, but you can give yourself the opportunity to meet someone who has piqued your curiosity.

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  • Not till 1731 was there any appearance of opposition in the diet to Horn's "system"; but Horn, piqued by the growing coolness of the king, the same year offered his resignation, which was not accepted.

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  • Before Kotuz had reigned a year he was murdered at Salihia by his lieutenant Bibars (October 23rd, 1260), who was piqued, it is said, at the governorship of Aleppo being with- R ~

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  • Later, the Livingstons, piqued at Wash= ington's neglect to give them the offices they thought their due, joined the Clintons, but the Federal patronage was used against the anti-Federalists or Republicans with such effect that in 1792 John Jay received more votes for governor than George Clinton, although the latter was counted in on a technicality.

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  • In the 18th century " Illumination " - an age which piqued itself upon its " enlightenment, " and " Ilium!- which did a good deal to drive away obscurity, though at the cost of losing depth - Deism outside the churches is matched by a spirit of cool common-sense within them, a spirit which is not confined to professed Rationalists.

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  • If this fantasy sports interview has piqued your interest in Klicksports, you can sign up for a free account at www.klicksports.com.

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  • Being a bona fide dessert-aholic, this piqued my curiosity.

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  • If your interest has been piqued and you think you might like to give a slingshot bikini a try, you can find them for purchase at the following retailers.

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  • If your interest is piqued, here are some of the best places to buy one of these dresses online.

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  • If you have a taste for all things stylish, your interest might be piqued by Hawaiian luggage floral styles.

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  • Is there such a thing as a werewolf, or are werewolf sightings the result of active imaginations piqued by centuries of legends about these fabled creatures?

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  • His curiosity was piqued by the growing field of animation, and after taking courses, he founded his first animation studio.

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  • Colbie had seen Lauryn Hill in the film Sister Act 2, but it was Hill's remake of the Roberta Flack song Killing Me Softly that piqued Colbie's interest in singing and songwriting.

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  • It was there that Nastase's interest in the sport was first piqued.

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  • But the king was piqued by Austria's interference, and as both the grand-duke of Tuscany and the duke of Wellington supported him, Charles Albert's claims were respected.

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  • Bernadotte, considerably piqued, thereupon returned to Paris, where the council of ministers entrusted him with the defence of the Netherlands against the English.

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  • Now that your interest is piqued, here are a few places where you can design your own retro custom lingerie.

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  • "In connection with the Byrne case?" asked Winston, his inter­est piqued.

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