Reverting sentence examples

  • While he fancied himself at least an experimental, if not good cook, in his present state of mind he found himself reverting to bachelor days of quick-is-best.

    5
    1
  • reverting event occurs, the trustees hold the land on a trust of land.

    3
    0
  • Reverting to fig.

    3
    2
  • Reverting to the distinction in Roman law, Grotius and Pufendorf, with many others, treat protection as an instance of unequal treaties; that is, " when either the promises are unequal, or when either of the parties is obliged to harder conditions " (De jure belli et pacis, 1 C. 13.21; De jure naturae, 8.

    1
    1
  • Hence on the 23rd of February 1867 the cabinet decided on withdrawing its resolutions and reverting to its original bill.

    1
    1
  • Reverting to the purely plane theory, infinity is a line, related like any other right line to the curve, and thus intersecting it in m points, real or imaginary, distinct or coincident.

    1
    1
  • Zulus, Red Indians, Aztecs,' Andaman Islanders and other races believe that their dead assume the shapes of serpents and of other creatures, often reverting to the form of the animal from which they originally descended.

    1
    1
  • confided to Vergennes Louis the charge of reverting to the traditions of the crown XVI.

    1
    1
  • to William Fitzosbern; on reverting to the crown it was given in 1189, with the township, to the Augustinian abbey founded here by Henry I.

    1
    1
  • Reverting to jeans and T-shirt for working was an obvious change, but the change inside gave her a peace she had forgotten existed.

    1
    2
  • Reverting to incidents in England itself, in 1870 the abolition of university tests removed all restrictions on Jews at Oxford and Cambridge, and both universities have since elected Jews to professorships and other posts of honour.

    1
    2
  • He forsook the base and rococo forms he found rooted in Germany, and, reverting to the best historic examples, fashioned a purer Renaissance.

    1
    2
  • Austria, too, now that the revolutionary spectres of 1830 had been laid, was reverting to her traditional opposition to Russia in the affairs of the Near East, and Metternich supported Palmerston's proposal of an international conference at Vienna.

    1
    2
  • On the outlawry of Robert his grandson it passed to Edmund, earl of Lancaster, and, reverting to the crown in 1322, was granted to Aymer de Valence, earl of Pembroke, but escheated to the crown in 1327, and was granted to Henry, earl of Lancaster.

    1
    2
  • As Sweden had to attend to her own affairs, Finland was gradually reverting to independence and paganism, when in 1209 another bishop and missionary, Thomas (also an Englishman), arrived and recommenced the work of St Henry.

    1
    2
  • Reverting to the thought of ii.

    1
    2
  • Reverting to the system of linear equations written down at the beginning of this article, consider the determinant ax+by+cz - d,b,c a' x+b' y+c'z - d', b', c" a"x+b"y+c"z - d", b", c" it appears that this is viz.

    1
    2
  • After the capture of Rome by the Italian troops in 1870 Edgar Mortara had the opportunity of reverting to Judaism, but he refused to do so, and not long afterwards became an Augustinian.

    1
    3
  • These deposits are held by Passarge to indicate Tertiary desert conditions, to which the basin of the Zambezi is slowly reverting.

    0
    0
  • Many found it especially galling that Washington was " jeopardizing " its coalition-building efforts by reverting to " self-willed unilateralism " .

    0
    0
  • remedye constipation remedies will probably get rid of the problem, reverting to bad habits may see constipation come back again.

    0
    0
  • Then the instrumentation builds, gradually reverting to the heavier sound that began the piece.

    0
    0
  • reverting back to default after restarting the game, no matter how many times the configuration was saved.

    0
    0
  • This ugly and undignified type is still usually worn in the Roman Catholic Church, but in some cases the earlier type has survived, and many bishops are also now reverting to it.

    0
    0
  • To find them thus renewing their reputation by reverting to Chinese models, is not only another tribute to the perennial supremacy of Chinese porcelains, but also a fresh illustration of the eclectic genius of Japanese art.

    0
    0
  • Reverting to the analogy of Clairaut, let AB (fig.

    0
    0
  • In modern practice (see Zoological Nomenclature) systematists no longer regard species as more than as an artificial rank in classification, to be applied chiefly for reasons of convenience, so that the word is reverting to its older logical significance.

    0
    0
  • Upon reverting to normal, the usual consciousness has no recollection of the incident.

    0
    0
  • While constipation remedies will probably get rid of the problem, reverting to bad habits may see constipation come back again.

    0
    0
  • As a result, when the reverting event occurs, the trustees hold the land on a trust of land.

    0
    0
  • Some control changes keep reverting back to default after restarting the game, no matter how many times the configuration was saved.

    0
    0
  • Toddlers may react to a new baby by reverting to younger behaviors in an attempt to gain parental attention.

    0
    0
  • As noted above, they may respond to the birth of a new sibling by reverting to more childish behaviors.

    0
    0
  • If a mining concession is granted within lands which are private property or which are " real vakuf lands " (arazii-mevkufe-i-sahiha) only one-fifth of the proportional rent is payable to the state, the other four-fifths reverting to the land-owner or the vakufs, as the case may be.

    0
    1
  • Thus we find him after the battle of Dresden - itself a splendid example of its efficacy - suddenly reverting to the terminology of the school in which he had been brought up, which he himself had destroyed, only to revive again in the next few days and handle his forces strategically with all his accustomed brilliancy.

    0
    1
  • Reverting to the origin and the meaning of the feast, modern criticism draws attention to the different nature of the two observances combined with the name Passover, the pastoral sacrifice of the paschal lamb and the agricultural observance of a seven days' abstention from unleavened bread.

    0
    1
  • Seedling plants from the cultivated vines often produce unisexual flowers, thus reverting to the feral type.

    0
    1
  • Reverting to the crown, it was bestowed in 1452 upon the 1st earl of Huntly, and still gives the title of lord of Badenoch to the marquess of Huntly.

    0
    1
  • The renunciation was not quite thorough, one party adhering to the Roman Church as Romo-Syrians, the others reverting wholly to Syrian usages and forming to-day about three-fourths of the whole community.

    0
    1
  • In thus reverting to the crudities of certain Pythagoreans, he laid himself open to the criticisms of Aristotle, who, in his Metaphysics, recognizing amongst contemporary Platonists three principal groups - (1) those who, like Plato, distinguished mathematical and ideal numbers; (2) those who, like Xenocrates, identified them; and (3) those who, like Speusippus, postulated mathematical numbers only - has much to say against the Xenocratean interpretation of the theory, and in particular points out that, if the ideas are numbers made up of arithmetical units, they not only cease to be principles, but also become subject to arithmetical operations.

    0
    1
  • After reverting for a time to the rank of brigadier-general, he was made a major-general U.S.V.

    0
    1
  • The Roman church already foreshadowed the change and gave a peculiar salience to confirmation as early as the 3rd century, when it decreed that persons already baptized by heretics, but reverting to the church should not be baptized over again, but only have hands laid on them.

    0
    1
  • James IV., reverting to War wfth the traditionary policy of his ancestors, had taken the Scotland.

    0
    1
  • In forming his administration Lord Derby had found it necessary to declare that, though he was still in favor of a tax on corn, he should take no steps in this direction till the country had received an opportunity of expressing its opinion~ His leaderin the House of Commons went much further, and declared that the time had gone by for reverting to protection.

    0
    1
  • The regent, Anne of Beaujeu, worked in her daughters interest to the detriment of the kingdom, by means of a special treaty destined to prevent the property of the Bourbons from reverting to the crown; while Anne of Brittany did the like for her daughter Claude.

    0
    1
  • Making several small changes over a long period of time makes it easy to adjust to each change instead of reverting back to old habits.

    0
    1
  • As pointed out by Sir Adam Block, the representative of the British and Dutch bondholders, in his report for 1908-1909, the above arrangement would have been prejudicial to the bondholders had the public debt not been " unified " (as described below) since, however, as a result of that unification, the ceded revenues now produced a sum more than sufficient for the service of the debt, it was only the surplus of revenue reverting to the government which was affected.

    0
    2
  • These principalities were ruled by the sons and descendants of the elector Albert Achilles from 1486 to 1603; and, after reverting to the elector of Brandenburg, by the descendants of the elector John George from 1603 to 1791.

    0
    2
  • Accordingly we find him reverting to Simon and Menander in a later passage of the same Apology, where he repeats that in the royal city of Rome, in the time of Claudius Caesar, Simon so astonished " the holy Senate " and the Roman people that he was worshipped as a god and honoured with a statue (Apo'.

    0
    2
Browse other sentences examples →