How to use Prospects in a sentence
It was a complete failure, and for a time his prospects were overclouded.
Thenceforward his prospects improved.
In West Africa also prospects appear encouraging.
Most behave as if they believed that their prospects for life would be ruined if they should do it.
Its inhabitants became for the first time Milanese, attached to the standard of St Ambrose - no longer subjects of a foreign conqueror, but a distinct people, with a municipal life and prospects of their own.Advertisement
The result was the renewed enmity of the Greek empire, while the French adventurers who won the prize ruined the prospects of the Franks by their conduct.
The sudden death of Peter the Great seriously injured Bestuzhev's prospects.
When the German nation rose against the French yoke, in 1813, Korner gave up all his prospects at Vienna and joined Liitzow's famous corps of volunteers at Breslau.
This accident darkened his prospects; for though by the death of his elder brother he should have represented the family and entered the army, yet he forfeited the rights of primogeniture, and the profession of arms was thenceforth closed to him.
Meanwhile he had visited England, where he was well received; and he afterwards travelled in Holland, Belgium and France, acquainting himself with the condition and prospects of the Roman Catholic Church.Advertisement
The task of clearing up after the war, both in South Africa and at home, lay before him; but his cordial relations with Mr Chamberlain, and the enthusiastic support of a large parliamentary majority, made the prospects fair.
His father, Hans Luther (Lyder, Luder, Ludher), a peasant from the township of Mdhra in Thuringia, after his marriage with Margarethe Ziegler, had settled in Mansfeld, attracted by the prospects of work in the mines there.
When war broke out afresh in 1757 he served as a staff officer in the unfortunate Rochefort expedition, but his prospects were not affected by the failure, for had his advice been taken the result might well have been different.
After his baptism (about 370) by Meletius, the bishop of Antioch, he gave up all his forensic prospects, and buried himself in an adjacent desert, where for nearly ten years he spent a life of ascetic self-denial and theological study, to which he was introduced by Diodorus, bishop of Tarsus, a"famous scholar of the Antiochene type.
The rebellion of 1798 and the union had dashed the hopes of the Catholic leaders, and their prospects of success seemed very remote when, in the first years of the 19th century, the still unknown lawyer took up their cause.Advertisement
The management, in turn, are likely to give a downbeat view of future business prospects.
We received a 10/10 score for the job prospects of our graduates.
But though he thus sacrificed his own prospects to the cardinal's good pleasure, Dlugosz was far too sagacious to approve of the provocative attitude of Olesnicki, and frequently and fearlessly remonstrated with him on his conduct.
When his elder brother had a son, and his prospects were injured, he said that the boy was a second Messiah, who had appeared for the destruction of the Jews.
Events, however, now occurred which overclouded his prospects.Advertisement
He was admitted to the Scotch bar in December 1794, but, having abandoned the Tory principles in which he had been educated, he found that his Whig politics seriously prejudiced his legal prospects.
Meanwhile from 1692 onwards brighter prospects were opened out to the unfortunate Belgians by the nomination by the Spanish king of Maximilian Emanuel, elector of Bavaria, to be governorgeneral with well-nigh sovereign powers.
The death of the i nfant heir a few months later (6th of February 16 99) unfortunately destroyed any prospects of a peaceable settlement of the Spanish Succession.
The palace of the archbishops is still here, and forms, with the parish church, a picturesque group of buildings, lying close to the river opposite the majestic Houses of Parliament, and to some extent joining with them to make of this reach of the Thames one of the finest prospects in London.
From 1204 onwards, however, fortune again veered round, and Philips prospects began to improve.Advertisement
Athens thus entered upon the third stage of the conflict with exceedingly poor prospects.
But fired by enthusiasm for the Greek revolution and by Byron's example, he was no sooner qualified and admitted to practice than he abandoned these prospects and took ship for Greece, where he joined the army and spent six years of hardship amid scenes of warfare.
Yet, after all, the prospects of the burgesses depended mainly on economic conditions; and in this respect there was a decided improvement, due to the increasing importance of money and commerce all over Europe, especially as the steady decline of the Hanse towns immediately benefited the trade of Denmark-Norway; Norway by this time being completely merged in the Danish state, and ruled from Copenhagen.
In his later years the count seriously compromised the prospects of the Royalist party by the relations into which he entered with General Boulanger.
As cultivation advances, the area of waste land available for grazing steadily diminishes, and the prospects of the poor beasts are becoming worse rather than better.Advertisement
The new government's first difficulty was Sicily, where the people had risen in rebellion demanding their own charter of 1812, and although the Neapolitan troops quelled the outbreak with much bloodshed the division proved fatal to the prospects of liberty.
Falkenhayn's refusal to join in the enterprise was based on various grounds; his belief in the prospects of success at Verdun; his anxiety regarding the Russian front, and, probably, the idea that a formal state of war between Germany and Italy might still be avoided.
A number of prisoners and guns were lost, and prospects looked black for the Italians, though the 28th Div.
His first efforts in the Prospects on the Rubicon (1787) were directed against Pitt's war policy, and towards securing friendly relations with France.
It is not improbable, therefore, that the fall in wholesale prices which, with temporary interruptions, persisted between 1870 and 1900, in general harmony with the other movement, may have conduced to reluctance on the part of those who have enlarged their notions of the standard of comfort to endanger their prospects of enjoying it by incurring the additional expenses of family life.Advertisement
Other acts followed by which the episcopate was strengthened, though the act of 1587 annexing the temporalities of the bishops to the crown, while fatal to the old episcopate, made the prospects of the new more doubtful.
He was now brought into relations with James, and his prospects began to improve.
Bacon's services to the king's cause had been most important; and as he had, at the same time, acquired great favour with Villiers, his prospects looked brighter than before.
The completion of the Trans-Andean railway between Valparaiso and Buenos Aires was bound to be of immense commercial and industrial value; and eventually the making of a longitudinal railway route uniting the nitrate province of the north with Santiago, and Santiago with Puerto Montt in the distant south, opened up further important prospects.
For a time things went well enough with the expedition; Emin occupied the important town of Tabora on the route from the coast to Tanganyika and established the post of Bukoba on Victoria Nyanza, but by degrees ill-fortune clouded its prospects.Advertisement
But in 1780 we find his prospects suddenly improved, by his appearance in the case of Ackroyd v.
The destructive methods of collecting the bark are steadily diminishing the natural sources of supply, and experiments in cinchona cultivation were undertaken during the last quarter of the 19th century, with fair prospects of success.
Whilst the general tendency in his day was to represent England as in a state of progressive decline - an opinion put forward particularly in the tract entitled Britannia languens - Petty declared her resources and prospects to be not inferior to those of France.
The splendid and unfettered' prospects of faith, which thus break on the apostle's vision, only serve to deepen his distress in one direction.'
He investigated the trade prospects at Bear Island, and recommended his patrons to seek higher game in Newland; hence he may be called the father of the English whale-fisheries at Spitzbergen.Advertisement
Whether we regard him as a priest who published poem after poem in praise of an adored mistress, as a plebeian man of letters who conversed on equal terms with kings and princes, as a solitary dedicated to the love of nature, as an amateur diplomatist treating affairs of state with pompous eloquence in missives sent to popes and emperors, or again as a traveller eager for change of scene, ready to climb mountains for the enjoyment of broad prospects over spreading champaigns; in all these divers manifestations of his peculiar genius we trace some contrast with the manners of the, 4th century, some emphatic anticipation of the 16th.
Far different are the prospects in other directions where the work of co-ordinating the material and facts collected promises to throw much light on the history of civilization.
In this year Count Pietro Antonelli was despatched to Shoa in order to improve the prospects of the colony by treaties with Menelek and the sultan of Aussa.
To appease her furious uncle, Abelard now proposed a marriage, under the condition that it should be kept secret, in order not to mar his prospects of advancement in the church; but of marriage, whether public or secret, Heloise would hear nothing.
Trade has enormously expanded; new centres of commerce have sprung up in spots which formerly were silent jungles; new staples of trade, such as tea and jute, have rapidly attained importance; and the coalfields and iron ores have opened up prospects of a new and splendid era in the internal development of the country.Advertisement
The fortunes of the last have largely revolutionized the conditions and prospects of the south-western counties.
In the summer of 1791 he despatched his son to Coblenz to give advice to the royalist exiles, then under the direction of Calonne, and to report to him at Beaconsfield their disposition and prospects.
In the East (Council of Ephesus, 431) he was helped by the entanglement of Pelagianism with Nestorianism, just as in the West the ruin of Nestorian prospects was occasioned partly by dislike for the better known system of Pelagianism.
Dr Smiles, in his Memoirs of John Murray, tells of certain pamphlets on the brightening prospects of the Spanish South American colonies, then in the first enjoyment of emancipation - pamphlets seemingly written for a Mr Powles, head of a great financial firm, whose acquaintance Disraeli had made.
Limiting attention to the great cereal-producing region described above, let us see what the prospects are for increasing the acreage and the yield.
Its distinctive method is spectrum analysis, the invention and development of which in the 19th century have fundamentally altered the purpose and prospects of celestial inquiries.
The bright prospects thus opening up were clouded by the death of Radama at the age of thirty-six, and the seizure of the royal authority by one of his wives, the Princess Ranavalona.
For many years the island was inhabited by greybeards and children; the young men and women of all classes, so soon as they had reached manhood and womanhood, crossed Bass Strait, and entered upon the wider life and the more brilliant prospects which first Victoria, and subsequently New South Wales and Queensland, afforded them.
The report which he sent to Cham pagny (dated April 23rd, 1809) on the state of Persia and the prospects of a successful invasion of India is of great interest.
The Board remains confident of Stream's longer term prospects.
It would enhance the prospects of a second series.
The line here is already part of Sustrans' National Cycle Route 1, which improves the prospects of success.
Tom is undoubtedly one of the North's most promising prospects.
The Visual Arts course at Salford always draws a diverse mix of students with career prospects.
What are my employment prospects like with a King's degree?
He had more prospects of success than others.
What are the prospects for further advancement?
But it then pleased God to alter my prospects in life through my father's bankruptcy.
Notwithstanding the recent wins, our pipeline of new sales prospects remains extremely buoyant.
Runner Prospects Web - profile of a runner from the official UK graduate careers website.
Gareth led the J. After a fairly cursory look at dummy I could see that prospects looked good.
Future prospects would include office management or fully qualified dental hygienist.
Prospects were further enhanced by a rise in the price of pepper following the depredations of the English privateers.
The answer isn't a lack of career prospects but an ability to manage career dilemmas they face.
Our advanced technology is used for online direct marketing and helps marketers achieve a better understanding of their customers and prospects online behavior.
The prospects for an EU nuclear ' deterrent ' force remain far distant if not inconceivable.
Students also improve their CVs and enhance their career prospects as the skills they acquire are highly prized by employers.
In France further acquisitions have considerably enhanced our market position and prospects for the future.
Sunday came, off we went, my daughter seemed excited at the prospects of these two ladies being able to help her.
The man has all the prospects of a burger flipper with a broken wrist.
Prospects web - profile of a clinical molecular geneticist from the official UK graduate careers website.
However, the prospects in mid 2003 seemed more hopeful at the time of the research.
But it was a wet and blustery morning and the prospects looked distinctly iffy.
It all bodes ill for United's survival prospects, and has sparked a fresh spate of slating on the club's fans forum.
Control & instrumentation engineer Prospects Web - profile of a control & instrumentation engineer from the official UK graduate careers website.
Future prospects After an operation to remove the larynx, normal speech is no longer possible because the vocal cords have been removed.
Not long after this, he was declared bankrupt, reducing his already minuscule prospects still further.
I don't own a camcorder, and so the prospects of me wanting to splice together home movies the future are pretty-much nill.
Heskey was a lumbering oaf with a poor goalscoring record at Leicester, his England prospects were laughed at.
Don't miss the opportunity to meet new prospects one-on-one!
Prospects Web - profile of a dispensing optician from the official UK graduate careers website.
This license hosts at least eight gold prospects and copper molybdenum gold porphyry with recently discovered platinum group element potential and rare earth deposits.
Career prospects As a newly qualified practitioner you may decide to join an established practice or to set up on your own.
You cannot be successful calling prospects unless you learn to take the rebuffs.
Annual reefer shipping Market Review and Forecast 2006/07 Drewry's latest Reefer Shipping Annual has reviewed prospects for the reefer shipping industry.
Despite the mixed record of such on-line business so far, experts remain confident that future prospects of ' e-commerce ' remain rosy.
This kind of online marketing savvy can attract thousands of prospects for the cost of an ad in the Saturday Telegraph.
The creation of DCLG offers tremendous scope to transform the prospects of communities across the country.
Those without secure incomes appear to be forming a permanent underclass, with very few prospects of improving their life opportunities.
The company is currently unprofitable and expects to turn over £ 48m this year, but the price aims to reflect its future prospects.
The Prospects website also has useful advice on changing course (opens in new window ).
If he ca n't woo them in Fife, what are his prospects of swinging it in southern England?
After 1894, in which year the brilliant prospects of a bountiful harvest were ultimately extinguished by untimely and heavy rains, all the remaining seasons of the closing decade of the 19th century were dominated by drought.
Whatever had been the prospects of the Hanoverian army five days previously, it was now surrounded by twice its numbers, and on the 29th of June the capitulation of Langensalza closed its long and honourable career.
The confused reign of Stephen was naturally favourable to the development of Cymric liberty, and with such strong princes as Owen, son of Griffith ap Cynan, heir to the throne of Gwynedd, and with Griffith ap Rhys ruling at Dynevor, the prospects of the Cymry grew brighter.
The father of the bridegroom objected not to his son's choice, but to the time he chose to marry; for it was a blight on his son's prospects, depriving him of his fellowship and his chance of church preferment.
Annual Reefer Shipping Market Review and Forecast 2006/07 Drewry 's latest Reefer Shipping Annual has reviewed prospects for the reefer shipping industry.
And the IEA debaters, regardless of the perspective they were coming from, were far less sanguine about British prospects.
Chapter 7 titled Ã¢ Prospects for Peace in the Middle EastÃ¢ makes somber reading.
I am always excited by the prospects of the interaction between the precision of my designs and the spontaneity of the fire.
Weariness, complacency or discord, squabbles over petty matters, would mar our prospects.
Amidst the storms and the tempests of life he extends his prospects to the regions of everlasting peace.
All roles are temporary to begin with but with serious long-term prospects.
Staff also encourage clients to take up full time studies in order for them to gain qualifications and enhance their job prospects.
However, JimÃ¢s prospects for compensation from the trampoline accident are somewhat better.
This masks considerable regional variation, however, as well as uncertain prospects for the future.
Equity markets have underperformed for several years and general insurance players continue to report limited growth prospects against a backdrop of minimal investment returns.
The atmosphere at the site is relaxed and friendly, with staff upbeat about future prospects for the business.
The Prospects website also has useful advice on changing course (opens in new window).
Only then will the prospects of the withering away of the state open up.
Adopting a child from Guatemala not only fulfills parents dreams of becoming a mother and father, but also provides a child with a future that often offers better prospects that s/he might have in Guatemala.
A person going through a divorce may be limited in his or her employment prospects due to emotional issues and may need more time to become self-supporting.
You will receive account statements, tax reports, service notices, online trade confirmations, prospects, and shareholder notices.
High school football prospects are busy training and educating themselves year round with hopes to land a scholarship to their chosen university, furthering their football careers.
How do you balance your passion and drive to excel in all areas of achievement, while hoping to land on the high school football prospects list?
The video didn't seem to boost his prospects at all.
More education carries no guarantee of improving your job prospects or helping you change careers.
Earning a degree has a myriad of benefits, including better job prospects, more networking contacts, and the possibility of a higher pay scale, but it also has drawbacks.
Distance learning programs may not suit some job prospects as well as on-site programs do.
Online paralegal programs are an excellent way to improve job prospects and invest in your future.
Having a supplemental degree in administration, marketing, management, or a related field can also help your job prospects.
Breeders often hang on to show prospects that don't quite pan out, and then they are faced with trying to find homes.
The fact that in Dublin young plants annually flower and ripen seed is sufficient proof of its hardiness and of its prospects of success in many districts.
To qualify, seniors must be have low incomes and poor prospects of employment.
Many mental health specialists believe that these disorders are untreatable, that individuals with personality disorder have little capacity for change; therefore not surprisingly, they remain skeptical about prevention prospects.
The program not only helps in improving neighborhoods but also in expanding the prospects of home ownership for thousands of individuals and families.
Once you have joined a few networks, such as the one for your state, your hometown, your college or employer, for example, you can browse or search those particular people to find more prospects you would like to have as Facebook Friends.
One of the exciting prospects of dating is discovering romance.
They may go to different colleges, join the military or move away to seek job prospects.
Attribution is very simple to add to your writing and protects your reputation, your integrity and your job prospects.
If you do not take the steps to avoid plagiarism, including verifying your sources and providing reliable and valid work, then it is your prospects as a freelance writer and author that will suffer.
This can have a strong influence on your romance and love prospects.
Your career prospects are shining, and your income increases.
In some cases, children's wages are used to obtain desirable marriages, including wedding expenses for sons and an increase in prospects for daughters in the family.
These locations rank high across the board in strengths such as ambiance, low costs of living, low crime, mild climate, good job prospects, services, and housing choices.
These spots benefited from mild winter climates (except for Fort Collins and for Kalispell), good job prospects, low living costs (except for Laguna Beach and Scottsdale) and splendid outdoor recreation endowments.
However, relative poverty is important in the sense that it affects how people feel about their prospects for the future.
Not all attempts to see prospects will succeed.
Be sure you consider your local prospects rather than how a business might do in general.
Each provides useful information to customers and prospects, and encourages repeat online contact with the organization through its website.
To use postcards to their full advantage, your mailing list should target prospects most likely to be interested in what you are selling, whether a service or product.
Learn how to produce a business proposal to increase your business prospects and avoid an economic downturn.
If you conducted a marketing analysis of the competition and prospects of the business in the area, this section summarizes that information.
Insureleads.com - Offers real-time leads on hot prospects, but does not charge on a monthly basis.
It offers its products through a number of local agents who meet with prospects and existing policyholders personally.
Its approach to customer is very hands on, with its network of agents meeting with prospects and policyholders personally.
The ones that successfully transition from solely lingerie models into career prospects have that undeniable personality that makes them appeal to both sexes.
After a year of no luck, musician friends of the 2 would agree to help compose a song, Creedence, to lay the ground work of a demo that would be distributed in the area to audition prospects for full-time members.
As a general rule, the best prospects for a thread face are those between the ages of 30 and 60 who do not have many cosmetic issues on the face.
Outranking your competitors will help you generate more sales by bringing qualified prospects to your site.
These prospects are people looking to buy the products and services you sell.
Batthyany, who formed the first responsible ministry, could not refuse to admit Kossuth, but he gave him the ministry of finance, probably because that seemed to open to him fewest prospects of engrossing popularity.
Robertson, another political enemy of Conkling's, to the desirable post of Collector of the Port of New York, and thereby destroyed all prospects of party harmony.
Tossett or Toppid and Turaw mountains command extensive prospects, and form striking features in the scenery of the county.
He had offered himself as a candidate for the office of secretary to the Assembly of Notables which the king had just convened, and to bring his name before the public published another financial work, the Denonciation de 'agiotage, which abounded in such violent diatribes that he not only lost his election, but was obliged to retire to Tongres; and he further injured his prospects by publishing the reports he had sent in during his secret mission at Berlin.
Similarly the Greenland angekok is said to summon his torngak (which may be an ancestral ghost or an animal) by drumming; he is heard by the bystanders to carry on a conversation and obtain advice as to how to treat diseases, the prospects of good weather and other matters of importance.
As men of substance increased among the ranks of the spinners, the Manchester cotton dealers found it impossible to retard a movement set on foot by the prospects of such appreciable advantages.
A competent fortune, good prospects, social position, and a strong family connexion were all thrown aside in order to tempt fate in the New World.
He was much more interested in these and other political events than in his professional prospects; and his attention was specially directed to the events and tendencies which caused or preceded the Revolution in France.
He courteously declined the offer of Perceval to resume political life under the auspices of the dominant Tory party, though tempting prospects of office in connexion with India were opened up. He entered parliament in the Whig interest as member for Nairn.
He devoted about three months to this tour, passing rapidly through the seaboard states and the adjacent portion of Canada, and collecting as he went large stores of information respecting the condition, resources and prospects of the great western republic. Soon after his return to England he began to prepare another work for the press, which appeared towards the end of 1836, under the title of Russia.
As the information as to the character and extent of the deposit becomes more definite, and as the prospects of success become more favourable, money may be spent more freely.
With the development of commerce, and especially of the Katanga mines - in which the colony had a two-thirds interest - the prospects of balancing the budget became good.
He was admitted to the Ecole Polytechnique in 1812, and late in 1814 he left with a commission in the Engineers and with prospects of rapid advancement in his profession.
Kropotkin had never wished for a military career, but, as he had not the means to enter the St Petersburg University, he elected to join a Siberian Cossack regiment in the recently annexed Amur district, where there were prospects of administrative work.
Having, however, espoused the cause of the Royalist party on the breaking out of the American War of Independence, he found it expedient to abandon his professional prospects in the New World, and return to his native country.
The Hero, Left At The Head Of A Fatherless Family Of Twelve When Nearly Through College, Turns From The Glut Of Graduates Swarming Round The Prospects Of Professional City Bred Careers, Steadfastly Wrests A Home From The Wilderness, Helps His Brothers And Sisters, Marries A Habitante Fit For The Wife Of A Pioneer,.
Prospects of an income from the banks led the legislature of 1836 to abolish all taxation for state purposes.
Charles's prospects now improved, and he was enthroned at Buda on the 15th of June 1309, though his installation was not regarded as valid till he was crowned with the sacred crown (which was at last recovered from the robber-barons) at Szekesfehervar on the 27th of August 1310.
The whole island, composed as it is of various limestone formations, presents great diversity of surface, and the prospects from the more elevated spots are magnificent.
Not for generations had the prospects for the ultimate annihilation of Protestantism been brighter.
He had scarcely settled for that purpose in Paris when the outbreak of the Spanish war, in 1807, threatened destruction to his prospects.
The prospects of reform were not much more favorable in Prussia.
The Borneo Company is engaged in working gold-mines in the upper part of the Sarawak valley, and the prospects of the enterprise, which is conducted on a fairly extensive scale, are known to be encouraging.
When retreat became inevitable, the prospects might well have seemed desperate to those who had to organize it.
The occasion was celebrated in a manner which seemed to place Nero's prospects of succession beyond doubt.
In his second year at the bar his prospects began to brighten.
What are the prospects of wheat production in the United States?
It's a great career with good promotion prospects.
This company offers individual and family coverage and makes a point of connecting with prospects individually by visiting them at home or in the workplace.
The fact that Mrs. Worthington's sister was playing tourist on the road for at least the next two weeks made prospects bleak for catching up with Martha's bones, at least in the near future.
So our prospects brighten on the influx of better thoughts.
The first sketch of Mill's political philosophy appeared in a series of contributions to the Examiner in the autumn of 1830 entitled "Prospects in France."