How to use Pratt in a sentence
Chief-Justice Pratt pronounced, with decisive and almost passionate energy, against their legality, thus giving voice to the strong feeling of the nation and winning for himself an extraordinary degree of popularity as one of the "maintainers of English constitutional liberty."
Pratt has traced them in the sheep-tick (Melophagus) to an early stage of the embryonic life.
Camden Place was built by William Camden, the antiquary, in 1609, and in 1765 gave the title of Baron Camden to Lord Chancellor Pratt.
Morgan Library; Williston Hall, containing the Mather Art Museum, the rooms of the Young Men's Christian Association, and several lecture-rooms; Walker Hall, with college offices and lecture-rooms; Hitchcock Hall; Barrett Hall (1859), the first college gymnasium built in the United States, now used as a lecture hall; the Pratt Gymnasium and Natatorium and the Pratt Health Cottage, whose donors also gave to the college the Pratt Field; an astronomical observatory; and the two dormitories, North College and South College, supplemented by several fraternity houses.
See Glen, Law Relating to Highways; Pratt, Law of Highways, Main Roads and Bridges.Advertisement
Had General Pratt or General Cameron, who commanded the imperial forces from 1860 to 1865, had the rough vigour of their successor, General Chute, or the cleverness of Sir George Grey, the war might have ended in 1864.
The Howe truss of 1830 and the Pratt truss of 1844 are examples.
In the Pratt truss the struts were vertical and the ties inclined.
Pratt's Leading Points in South African History (London, 1900); and Cecil Rhodes, His Political Life and Speeches, by Vindex (London, 1900).
Pratt, What is Pragmatism?Advertisement
There is an English translation by P. Pratt (1821).
Pratt Institute, founded in 1887 by Charles Pratt (1830-1891), and the residuary legatee of his wife, who died in 1907, is one of the most successful manual and industrial training schools in the country, and its kindergarten normal is one of the best known in the United States.
Among the larger libraries of the borough are the Brooklyn public library, those of the Long Island Historical Society, on Brooklyn Heights, of Pratt Institute, and of the King's County Medical Society, and a good law library.
He was a descendant of an old Devonshire family of high standing, the third son of Sir John Pratt, chief-justice of the king's bench in the reign of George I.
As a proof of Pratt's moderation in a period of passionate party warfare and frequent state trials, it is noted that this was the only official prosecution for libel which he set on foot.Advertisement
In January 1762 Pratt was raised to the bench as chief-justice of the common pleas.
Dwight, Minot Pratt (c. 1805-1878), the head farmer, who, like George Partridge Bradford (1808-1890), left in 1845, and Warren Burton (1810-1866) a preacher and, later, a writer on educational subjects.
The criticism lavished on Cattley and Townsend's edition led to a new one (1846-1849) under the same editorship. A new text prepared by the Rev. Josiah Pratt was issued (1870) in the "Reformation Series" of the Church Historians of England, with a revised version of Townsend's Life and appendices giving copies of original documents.
Pratt was also a mathematician of some note.
Two of the principal library buildings - the Peabody and the Enoch Pratt are faced with white marble.Advertisement
The principal libraries are those of Johns Hopkins University, Peabody Institute, Maryland Historical Society, and the Bar Association; and the Enoch Pratt, the New Mercantile, and Maryland Diocesan (Protestant Episcopal).
The Mormons first came here in 1847; an advance party led by Orson Pratt and Erastus Snow entered the Salt Lake Valley on the 22nd of July.
He was a member of parliament, and as such was declared by Chief Justice Pratt to be privileged against arrest.
He (Alderman Pratt) had not the slightest hesitation in saying that Mr Lamb rescued the child from death.
Miss Pratt seems to have been a good choice of nanny come housekeeper.Advertisement
Pratt's keen eye for the visually opulent is a sometimes dizzying feast, tho always thoroughly rewarding experience.
But the former television presenter is hoping to carve out a new role as a serious actor, he tells Steve Pratt.
Would not it be lovely if Mrs. Pratt could meet us there?
Some companies, such as Pratt & Larson of Portland, Oregon, spray a base glaze onto each tile.
Three-dimensional handmade tiles such as those made by Pratt and Larson or Brittany and Coggs are a great way to make a sunflower statement in your kitchen.Advertisement
Montag's fiancée (and manager), Spencer Pratt, who is heard rapping on the single, said that version of the song was never supposed to be released.
According to Pratt, "We did it as a joke.
Since appearing on The Hills, Montag is making a career move into music while planning her wedding to Pratt.
The beef between Montag and Conrad began during the season two finale of The Hills, when Montag moved out of the apartment she shared with BFF Conrad to live with her boyfriend, Pratt.
The song, which featured fiancé Spencer Pratt rapping, was well-received by listeners, but Montag insisted it was not the authorized version for airplay.Advertisement
Montag's relationship with boyfriend (now fiancé) Spencer Pratt caused a rift between Conrad and Montag, who were once roommates.
The Hills stars Heidi Montag and Spencer Pratt are working on a video game.
Directed and videotaped by boyfriend (ex-fiancé)/manager Spencer Pratt, the music video was a huge disaster.
It looks like Heidi Montag and Spencer Pratt are playing the law of averages - by immersing themselves in so many projects, they're bound to find success with one of them.
Montag and Pratt are moving in to video games, with Pratt telling Usmagazine.com, "We're definitely developing the Heidi and Spencer video game.Advertisement
Leave it to Ryan Seacrest to get former man-couple Brody Jenner and Spencer Pratt to hook up once again…strictly bromantic of course.
The Hills stars Heidi Montag and Spencer Pratt, who were recently married, are currently in Mexico.
Pratt admitted that they're both wearing face masks all the time, and Montag added that they are washing their hands as often as possible.
Interestingly, Heidi Montag and Spencer Pratt are both on the roster as contestants for this show.
Sister in law, Stephanie Pratt, commented on how Heidi thought she was dying while laying in that hospital bed.Advertisement
You have to give it to her, Heidi Pratt is nothing, if not a drama queen.
It seems that The Hills stars Heidi Montag and Spencer Pratt will take any opportunity available to them to generate publicity, even when it makes them look like fools.
Montag, who recently married Pratt and appeared with him on I'm a Celebrity, Get Me Out of Here, appeared during the Miss Universe broadcast last week, performing and dancing to her new single.
Spencer Pratt, who has always made outrageous claims about himself and his new wife, is firing back at Cooper.
According to US Magazine, Pratt has responded that he's thrilled Cooper is adding to their fame.Advertisement
You can always impress your friends if they never knew that Terry Jean Bollette is now better known as Hulk Hogan or that Boris Karloff was once known only as William Henry Pratt.
For the most cohesive bathroom design available, consider a custom sink from Pratt & Larson to match your tile.
Hand painted in the same colors as their decorative tiles and borders, each Pratt & Larson sink is a true work of art.
Companies like Pratt & Larson produce ceramic tiles with a metal glaze.
Other knots include the Pratt, Windsor, Half Windsor, Kelvin, Oriental and St. Andrew, just to name a few.
Pratt is a famous young actress who also boasts an outstanding singing career.
Some speculate that the Kyla Pratt pregnancy stories are nothing more than rumors, similar to rumors about Jessica Simpson being pregnant.
One image posted on Current's First Class Fashiontopia website shows Pratt in what appears to be a pregnant belly costume.
Despite rumors to the contrary, it's doubtful that Kyla Pratt is pregnant.
As for now, she is in the company of Kyla Pratt and Jessica Simpson in the celebrity pregnancy rumor mill.
Clue was invented in 1944 by Anthony Pratt.
Pratt describe their procedure and subsequent findings in a fascinating article published by Psychic Investigator.
Pratt, a psychology graduate student acting as the assistant, J.B.
In the tests, Pratt was unaware of the card sequences, establishing what scientists call a "double-blind", meaning that neither the test subject nor the scientist performing the experiment know the correct answers.
J.B. Rhine ran a series of psychic power tests with various distances between the cards, held by Pratt, and the psychic, Pearce.
The former Winter Olympic city served as the backdrop for one of Bright Abbott's (played by Chris Pratt) high school basketball games.
After some animosity, Andy begins a friendly rivalry with the town's other medical expert Dr. Harold Abbott (played by Chris Pratt).
Her mother is actress Deborah Pratt who portrayed Marella on Airwolf and the voice of Ziggy on Quantum Leap among her many roles.
The movie starred Kyla Pratt and Trevor Morgan.
Kyla Pratt also starred on the television show and the 1998 movie, Barney's Great Adventure.
Heidi started dating Spencer Pratt, to which Lauren objected.
Husband Spencer Pratt says that he supports his wife in everything she does, even though he didn't see any need for her to have plastic surgery in the first place.
The Hills has introduced us to a variety of colorful characters, including Montag and her now-husband Spencer Pratt.
Spencer Pratt bios typically focus on his recent stints on The Hills and in the media.
Interestingly enough, there is more to Spencer Pratt than you may know.
Born on August 14, 1983, Spencer Pratt's name became well known when he starred in the MTV reality show The Hills.
Pratt was very antagonistic and caused a lot of drama on the show for being inconsiderate and selfish.
Spencer's sister Stephanie Pratt also starred on the show.
Prior to The Hills, Pratt was Brody Jenner's publicist as well as manager and agent.
Both Pratts were not very popular on the show because of their childish behavior, and became even less popular when Stephanie Pratt claimed NBC subjected Spencer and Heidi to torture, a claim which has been denied by NBC and Spencer.
Designs is owned by Brody Jenner and Spencer Pratt.
As of this writing, all of Spencer Pratt's television appearances have been as himself.
As he continues to further his reality TV and music career, the Spencer Pratt bio will surely grow.
Heidi Montag and Spencer Pratt, for example, continue on with the show as they strive to keep themselves in the spotlight.