It had a sweet smell.
That sweet chocolate gaze softened and a smile touched the corners of his mouth.
The place was quiet and secluded, and Sarah would be a sweet person to work for.
It was far too sweet and had a bitter aftertaste.
She was a sweet girl and I'd truly miss her when she returned to her mother, and presumably her stepfather.
Then he sang a wonderful song, so sweet, so lively, so touching, that many of the sailors were moved to tears.
It was sweet and amusing by turns.
Home sweet home and I have a playmate awaiting my attention!
Anna Mikhaylovna, addressing a maid who was hurrying past with a decanter on a tray as "my dear" and "my sweet," asked about the princess' health and then led Pierre along a stone passage.
Bianca was the epitome of adorable, her dark eyes sparkling and warm, and her sweet glow innocent and fresh.
The sparkle faded from his eyes, leaving them soft sweet chocolate pools.
The sweet smell made her mouth water, and her stomach growled in anticipation.
Sometimes, on Sundays, I heard the bells, the Lincoln, Acton, Bedford, or Concord bell, when the wind was favorable, a faint, sweet, and, as it were, natural melody, worth importing into the wilderness.
A sweet voice called from another room.
You're too sweet to get over me, he teased.
"Surely," said the abbess, "this is a poem, most sweet, most true, most beautiful.
And poor, sweet Molly, dropped to the ground, like so much garbage.
I remember him as a man of rare, sweet nature and of wide experience.
When he spotted her, that sweet chocolate gaze locked on her, visually embracing her from across the room.
Are you sweet on him?
Except she was suddenly hungry again, the faint, sweet scent winding through her senses.
He'd never been mistaken for a gentleman, but the woman shimmered with a sweet, pure aura that made him feel obliged to behave.
Roxanne had everything; beauty, a good figure, and a sweet personality.
As he absorbed her words, his expression went from tense to relieved, and then on to something sweet and sad.
It was hard to believe sweet little Sarah would be involved with anything so sinister.
She's so sweet and she's had such a tough life.
As she passed a neighbor boy, he waved at her, his two missing front teeth displayed in a sweet smile.
We met a sweet little child.
At nighttime in the moon's fair glow How sweet, as fancies wander free, To feel that in this world there's one Who still is thinking but of thee!
Now, sweet mother, your little girl must say good-bye.
Then he thought what a pretty picture might be made of his sister's sweet face and little hands.
I feel badly for him and he's such a sweet guy; I love him to death!
Is he sweet on you?
It was warm and sweet, like a summer rain.
"She's so sweet," Traci murmured as she left.
The upright white hewn studs and freshly planed door and window casings gave it a clean and airy look, especially in the morning, when its timbers were saturated with dew, so that I fancied that by noon some sweet gum would exude from them.
I think it's kind of sweet, don't you?
He smelled like a heady mix of male musk and something so faint and sweet, it made her want to press her face to the skin of his chest for a better smell.
So sweet and innocent.
She is so sweet, so good- natured, and her position now is a very hard one.
When you come to Tuscumbia to see me I hope my father will have many sweet apples and juicy peaches and fine pears and delicious grapes and large water melons.
Of course the sun did not shine, but we had great open wood fires in the rooms, which were all very sweet with roses and other flowers, which were sent to me from distant friends; and fruits of all kinds from California and other places.
Where was the sweet, gentle Brandon who never seemed to be upset by anything?
He's as sweet as he can be and I have no doubt his intentions are honorable.
Part of it was simply his nature - and that part was sweet and selfless.
Those are red-letter days in our lives when we meet people who thrill us like a fine poem, people whose handshake is brimful of unspoken sympathy, and whose sweet, rich natures impart to our eager, impatient spirits a wonderful restfulness which, in its essence, is divine.
Next summer Mildred will go out in the garden with me and pick the big sweet strawberries and then she will be very happy.
Soon I shall go home to see my mother and my father and my dear good and sweet little sister.
The dress is blue like your eyes, and candy is sweet just like your dear little self.
I got twelve bushels of beans, and eighteen bushels of potatoes, beside some peas and sweet corn.
Instead of the white lily, which requires mud, or the common sweet flag, the blue flag (Iris versicolor) grows thinly in the pure water, rising from the stony bottom all around the shore, where it is visited by hummingbirds in June; and the color both of its bluish blades and its flowers and especially their reflections, is in singular harmony with the glaucous water.
The sensations were similar to her bond with Jule: sweet and warm.
I'm on the road once more with only my memory of sweet little Marcia for company.
Give them many sweet kisses for me.
Nope. It was because he's such a sweet guy.
Bianca's sweet and cute, and Dusty's … Dusty.
His gut twisted at the idea of never again seeing her bright smile, holding her, smelling her sweet scent.
When I walk out in my garden I cannot see the beautiful flowers but I know that they are all around me; for is not the air sweet with their fragrance?
The flowers were wilted, but the kind thought which came with them was as sweet and as fresh as newly pulled violets.
With loving greeting to the little cousins, and Mrs. Hale and a sweet kiss for yourself, From your little friend, HELEN A. KELLER.
Sweet Mother Nature can have no secrets from me when my poet is near.
I have loved you for a long time, but I did not think you had ever heard of me until your sweet message came.
I might have seen Mrs. Wiggin, the sweet author of "Birds' Christmas Carol," but she had a dangerous cough and could not come.
Sweet Rebecca, with her strong, brave spirit, and her pure, generous nature, was the only character which thoroughly won my admiration.
I know it, and it makes me feel so happy, it has such sweet thoughts.
She said Katie was very sweet indeed, but sadly in need of proper instruction.
No barrier of the senses shuts me out from the sweet, gracious discourse of my book-friends.
The sweet companionship of their children meant much to me.
Mildred is a sweet little sister and I am sure you would love her.
When she touched one with which she was familiar, a peculiarly sweet expression lighted her face, and we saw her countenance growing sweeter and more earnest every day.
About the way he smiled, so sweet and innocent - the way his arms felt around her, so comforting and secure.
I've never met anyone as sweet as you.
It was thick in her mouth, slightly sweet, and made her ravenous.
She saw the same woman here as she did in Hell: sultry and sweet, beautiful of face with a body enhanced by the dark dress.
You're a sweet kid—the very best—and we care for you.
The air is sweet with the perfume of jasmines, heliotropes and roses.
I am sure his heart was always full of music, and in God's beautiful world he must have heard love's sweet replying.
"Yes. Sweet cat," Jenn replied.
She is very good and sweet when she does not cry loud.
My fingers lingered almost unconsciously on the familiar leaves and blossoms which had just come forth to greet the sweet southern spring.
This time, my sweet little friend will assist me!
Sweet, Oldest English Texts, p. 179 (London, 1885).
Why is it that a bucket of water soon becomes putrid, but frozen remains sweet forever?
The old princess sighed sadly as she offered some wine to the old lady next to her and glanced angrily at her daughter, and her sigh seemed to say: "Yes, there's nothing left for you and me but to sip sweet wine, my dear, now that the time has come for these young ones to be thus boldly, provocatively happy."
For dessert, treat yourself to the sweet potato cheesecake.
Steaks, seafood, vegetables, and sweet tea are all on offer at an astoundingly low price.
13) gives distinct expression to his sense of the needlessness of any such ritual ("the Creator and Father of the universe does not require blood, nor smoke, nor even the sweet smell of flowers and incense"); and Arnobius (Adv.
Some such idea plainly underlies the familiar phrase "a sweet savour," more literally "a savour of satisfaction," whereby an acceptable offering by fire is so often denoted in the Bible (Gen.
He speaks of its wealth, commerce, grandeur and magnificence - of the mildness of the climate, the beauty of the gardens, the sweet, clear and salubrious springs, the flowing streams, and the pleasant clack of the watermills.
Their main wealth consists in their herds of cattle and flocks of sheep. They raise, however, crops of maize, millet, sweet potatoes and tobacco.
Formerly the name was given to compounds having a sweet taste, e.g.
All sugars are colourless solids or syrups, which char on strong heating; they are soluble in water, forming sweet solutions but difficultly soluble in alcohol.
Loew, who prepared in 1885 a sweet, unfermentable syrup, which he named formose, C6H120e and, later, by using magnesia instead of lime, he obtained the fermentable methose.
Its aqueous solution has a faint sweet taste, and is dextro-rotatory, the rotation of a fresh solution being about twice that of an old one.
The pans are provided with steam worms to keep the mass hot as required, and with mechanical stirrers to keep it in movement and thoroughly mixed with the water and sweet water which are added to the sugar to obtain a solution of the specific gravity desired.
This weak solution, called " sweet water," is sometimes used for melting the raw sugar, or it is evaporated in a multiple-effect apparatus to 27° Beaume density, passed through the char filter, and cooked in the vacuum pan like the other liquors.
20, has an inaccurate notice from Nearchus of the Indian honey-bearing reed, and various classical writers of the first century of our era notice the sweet sap of the Indian reed or even the granulated saltlike product which was imported from India, or from Arabia and Opone (these being entrepots of Indian trade), 1 under the name of saccharum or aaKxape (from Skr.
This method is employed in a portion of Virginia and results in a very sweet chewing tobacco.
Both cake and roll tobacco are equally used for smoking and chewing; for the latter purpose the cake is frequently sweetened with liquorice, and sold as honey-dew or sweet cavendish.
Cedria, or cedar resin, is a substance similar to mastic, that flows from incisions in the tree; and cedar manna is a sweet exudation from its branches.
Some of them are charged with salt, others are perfectly fresh and sweet, though boiling hot.
HONG-KONG (properly Hiang-Kiang, the place of "sweet lagoons"), an important British island-possession, situated off the south-east coast of China, opposite the province of Kwang-tung, on the east side of the estuary of the Si-kiang, 38 m.
Patches of land, chiefly around the coast, have been laid under rice, sweet potatoes and yams, but the island is hardly able to raise a home-supply of vegetables.
" I hardly know if even to you," he writes to his wife, " I dare disclose the sweet and softened feeling that comes over me when I find a young man whose examination is thoroughly satisfactory.
Manufactures are of small account, the raw material going mostly to the coast; but olive-oil is made, together with various wines, of which the most famous is the vino d'oro, a sweet liqueur-like beverage.
"The water," he says, "was sweet to drink," and also good for tempering bronze.
Around the cottages in the mountains the land is cleared for cultivation, and produces thriving crops of barley, wheat, buckwheat, millet, mustard, chillies, etc. Turnips of excellent quality are extensively grown; they are free from fibre and remarkably sweet.
The sweet, juicy fruits of 0.
gallons of wine (mostly sweet wine), and 'goo tons of dried raisins, to the value of £34,720, were exported.
The sweet " honey-dew," often Agr.
In 1652 appeared Herbert's Remains; or, Sundry Pieces of that Sweet Singer of the Temple, Mr George Herbert.
The earliest of the elegiac poets was Philetas, the sweet singer of Cos.
Cicero calls his style "copious and polished," Quintilian, "sweet, pure and flowing"; Longinus says he was "the most Homeric of historians"; Dionysius, his countryman, prefers him to Thucydides, and regards him as combining in an extraordinary degree the excellences of sublimity, beauty and the true historical method of composition.
Here also was the grave of John Howard Payne, author of "Home, Sweet Home" and consul for the United States, who died at Tunis in 1852.
north-east of Billings, in Yellowstone county; the large Clark Fork field in Meagher, Sweet Grass, Yellowstone and Carbon counties; the small but valuable Rocky Fork field in the south central part of Carbon county; the Red Lodge field in Carbon county; the Yellowstone field, chiefly in Gallatin and Park counties; the Trail Creek deposits, to m.
Proust also investigated the varieties of sugar that occur in sweet vegetable juices, distinguishing three kinds, and he showed that the sugar in grapes, of which he announced the existence to his classes at Madrid in 1799, is identical with that obtained from honey by the Russian chemist J.
The principal exports are fish, coarse black tea, cotton, vegetable tallow, sweet potatoes, and some wheat.
Several of the works of "Carmen Sylva" were written in collaboration with Mite Kremnitz, one of her maids of honour, who was born at Greifswald in 1857, and married Dr Kremnitz of Bucharest; these were published between 1881 and 1888, in some cases under the pseudonyms Dito et Idem, and includes the novel Aus zwei Welten (Leipzig, 1884), Anna Boleyn (Bonn, 1886), a tragedy, In der Irre (Bonn, 1888), a collection of short stories, &c. Edleen Vaughan, or Paths of Peril, a novel (London, 1894), and Sweet Hours, poems (London, 1904), were written in English.
When Latin grammar has been mastered, he bids the teacher lead his pupil " into the sweet fountain and spring of all Arts and Science," that is, Greek learning which is " as profitable for the understanding as the Latin tongue for speaking."
In its crop of greenpeas Maryland was exceeded (1899) by New York only; in sweet Indian corn it ranked fifth; in kale, second; in spinach, third; in cabbages, ninth.
There is a governing body chosen from among the islanders, the constitution of which has been altered more than once owing to internal jealousies, &c. The island produces sweet potatoes, yams, melons, bananas and other fruits, arrowroot and coffee.
Vauquelin in 1798 published in the Annales de chimie an account of a new earth obtained by him from beryl he refrained from giving the substance a name, but in a note to his paper the editors suggested glucine, from -yXvrcus, sweet, in reference to the taste of its salts, whence the name Glucinum or Glucinium (symbo G1.
The two most important tobaccogrowing districts are: the Black Patch, in the extreme south-west corner of the state, which with the adjacent counties in Tennessee grows a black heavy leaf bought almost entirely by the agents of foreign governments (especially Austria, Spain and Italy) and called " regie " tobacco; and the Blue Grass Region, as far east as Maysville, and the hill country south and east, whose product, the red and white Burley, is a fine-fibred light leaf, peculiarly absorbent of licorice and other adulterants used in the manufacture of sweet chewing tobacco, and hence a peculiarly valuable crop, which formerly averaged 22 cents a pound for all grades.'
" Tunas " or cactus fruit, red peppers, " zapotes " (the fruit of various trees), " arrayan " (Myrtus arayan), " ciruelas " or Mexican plums (Spondias), guavas, " huamuchil " (Pithecolobium dulce), tamarinds, aguacates (Persea gratissima), bananas, plantains, pineapples, grapes, oranges, lemons, limes, granadillas, chirimoyas, mammees (Mammea americana), coco-nuts, cacao, mangoes, olives, gourds and melons, are among the fruits of the country, and rice, wheat, Indian corn, beans, yams, sweet potatoes, onions and " tomatoes " (Physalis) are among its better-known food products.
In these regions, sugar, tobacco, indigo, cacao, rice, sweet potatoes, alfalfa, beans and cassava are produced, and Indian corn yields two and three crops a year.
Sweet, The Vespasian Psalter in " Oldest English Texts " (E.E.T.S., No.
In the eastern district are stretches of grass land, both sweet and sour veld.
Of the melon and cucumber there are both bitter and sweet varieties.
deep. The " sweet veld " is specially suitable to cattle, and the finer shorter grass which succeeds it affords pasturage for sheep.
7)80vij, pleasure, from 7)81us, sweet, pleasant), in ethics, a general term for all theories of conduct in which the criterion is pleasure of one kind or another.
Grain, sweet potatoes and beans are grown for home consumption.
Split peas for soup, green peas as vegetables and sweet peas for canning are obtained of good quality.
5-6, "When the lute is broken, Sweet tones are remembered not," the printed edition had "notes" for "tones."
The valleys and slopes are carefully cultivated in fields divided by stone walls, and produce beans, peas, sweet potatoes, "Russian turnip radish," barley, a little rice and millet, the last being the staple article of diet.
The acreage and product of tobacco and peanuts increased from 1890 to 1900 respectively 188% and 319.2%, and 92.6% and 129.9%, and in the production of sweet potatoes Georgia was in 1899 surpassed only by North Carolina.
On the French Alps a sweet exudation is found on the small branchlets of young larches in June and July, resembling manna in taste and laxative properties, and known as Manna de Briancon or Manna Brigantina; it occurs in small whitish irregular granular masses, which are removed in the morning before they are too much dried by the sun; this manna seems to differ little in composition from the sap of the tree, which also contains mannite; its cathartic powers are weaker than those of the manna of the manna ash (Fraximus ornus), but it is employed in France for the same purposes.
The " honest and sweet conversation " of the three daughters attracted him, and though his inclination led him to prefer the second he married the eldest, Jane, in 1505, not liking to put the affront upon her of passing her over in favour of her younger sister.
This in all probability arises from their salubrious climate, and the comparative sterility of their soil rendering them dependent upon the cultivation of the ground for the yam, the arum, and the sweet potato, their chief articles of food.
esculents), the banana, sweet potato, yam, bread-fruit and cocoa-nut.
sweet, red - and refer them as accidents to matter in space, which, though mental, is objective, because its production is grounded on a law of all reason.
Life is sweet, and most men have more pleasures than pains in their lives.
Coal is mined in the vicinity, and near the city are large market-gardens, the water-melons growing on Muscatine Island (below the city) and sweet potatoes being their most important products.
It has a sweet astringent taste, very soluble in water, but scarcely soluble in alcohol.
the author of "Home, Sweet Home," Edwin McMasters Stanton and Joseph Henry.
The peculiar short, stunted branches or " spurs " which bear the flower-buds of the pear, apple, plum, sweet cherry, red currant, laburnum, &c., deserve special attention.
Flowers that require the aid of insects usually offer some attraction to their visitors in the shape of bright colour, fragrance or sweet juices.
and with the means of giving sufficient ventilation to keep the air sweet.
For most of these the lightest spongy but sweet turfy peat must be used, this being packed lightly about the roots, and built up above the pot-rim, or in some cases freely mixed before use with chopped sphagnum moss and small pieces of broken pots or nodules of charcoal.
Amberboa moschata atropurpurea (Sweet Sultan): hardy, Li ft., purple; musk-scented.
Koniga maritima (Sweet Alyssum): hardy, I ft., white; fragrant, compact.
Lathyrus odoratus (Sweet Pea): hardy; there are two races, dwarf and tall, the latter - far and away the most beautiful - requires support; various colours; numerous immensely popular forms. Lavatera trimestris: hardy, 3 ft., pale-rose, showy malvaceous flowers.
Dianthus barbatus (Sweet William): hardy, I to I i ft., crimson, purple, white or parti-coloured.
odorata, the Sweet Violet, in its many single and double flowered varieties, are all desirable.
Laurus - Sweet Bay.
Sow mignonette, stocks, &c., in pots; sow sweet peas and a few hardy annuals on a warm border.
In the last fortnight sow asparagus, cauliflower and the various sweet and savoury herbs; also sea-kale, radishes, celery, celeriac and parsley.
Annuals that have been sown in the greenhouse or hotbed may be planted out, and seeds of such sorts as mignonette, sweet alyssum, Phlox Drummondii, portulaca, &c., may be sown in the beds or borders.
Hoe deeply all transplanted crops, such as cabbage, cauliflower, lettuce, &c. Tender vegetables, such as tomatoes, egg and pepper plants, sweet potatoes, &c., can be planted out.
The first ten days of this month will yet be time enough to sow sweet corn, beets, lettuce, beans, cucumbers and ruta-baga turnips.
Keep sweet potatoes hoed to prevent the vines rooting at the joints.
Sow seeds of sweet alyssum, candytuft, daisies, mignonette, pansies, &c. Visit the roadsides and woods for interesting plants to put in the hardy borders.
All vegetable roots not designed to be left in the ground during the winter should be dug up, such as beets, carrots, parsnips, sweet potatoes, &c. The cabbage, cauliflower and lettuce plants grown from seed sown last month should be pricked out in cold frames.
The popular name of a plant, also known as the sweet gale or gaul, sweet willow, bog or Dutch myrtle.
John Gerard (Herball, p. 1228) describes it as sweet willow or gaule, and refers to its use in beer or ale.
The principal cultivated plants, apart from sugar-cane and coffee, are rice (in great variety of kinds), the coco-nut palm, the areng palm, the areca and the sago palms, maize, yams, and sweet potatoes; and among the fruit trees are the Indian tamarind, pomegranate, guava, papaw, orange and lemon.
In the ditches and pools common yellow and white water-lilies are seen, as well as water-soldier (Stratiotes aloides), great and lesser reed-mace, sweet flag and bur-reed.
"We advise and exhort you," he wrote to the governor of Kalmar, "to put no hope or trust in the Danes, or in their sweet scribbling, inasmuch as they mean nothing at all by it except how best they may deceive and betray us Swedes."
ONO, is a liquid which boils at 18° C.; the crude product obtained by distilling a mixture of alcohol, sulphuric and nitric acids and copper turnings is used in medicine under the name of "sweet spirits of nitre."
Cocoa, copra, sugar and sweet potatoes are other important products of the district.
At the north end of the plain is `Ain et-Tineh ("spring of the fig-tree"), also a brackish spring with a good stream; south of the plain is `Ain el-Bardeh ("the cold spring"), which is sweet, but scarcely lower in temperature than the others.
in diameter, and is clear and sweet, with a temperature of 73 ° F.
'RAPE OIL, an important fatty oil, known also as "sweet oil," either expressed or extracted from the crushed seeds of cultivated varieties of the cruciferous genus Brassica, the parent form of the whole apparently being the wild navew, B.
The offensive taste of rape oil may also be removed by treatment with a small proportion of sweet spirit of nitre (nitrous ether).
They are largely consumed as food instead of ghi under the name of "metah" or sweet oil, but for all other purposes the same substance is known as "kurwah" or bitter oil.
Water-cress, sweet flag, flowering rush, several potamogetons, water milfoil, water ranunculus, and the reedy sweet watergrass (Glyceria aquatica) rank amongst the criteria of excellence.
Beryllium salts are easily soluble and mostly have a sweetish taste (hence the name Glucinum, from yXv,dc, sweet); they are readily precipitated by alkaline sulphides with formation of the white hydroxide, and may be distinguished from salts of all other metals by the solubility of the oxide in ammonium carbonate.
Queen Elizabeth performed the ceremony, the paupers' feet, however, being first washed by the yeomen of the laundry with warm water and sweet herbs.
high, with pinnatifid leaves and large sweet scented white flowers often 6 in.
Striped cloths and pekmez, a sweet paste made from grapes, are the principal manufactures; and tobacco and cereals the principal cultures.
This sweet song of Schack von Staffeldt's, however, was early silenced by the louder choir that one by one broke into music around him.
Sweet, for Early Eng.Text Societ y (1871-1872).
1853); Bosworth (1859); Sweet, E.E.T.S.
Formerly the island appears to have been wooded, but it now presents only a few bushes (Edwardsia, Broussonetia, &c.), ferns, grasses, sedges, &c. The natives grow bananas in the shelter of artificial pits, also sugar-canes and sweet potatoes, and keep a few goats and a large stock of domestic fowls, and a Tahitian commercial house breeds cattle and sheep on the island.
The symmetrically substituted ureas are generally tasteless, while the asymmetrical derivatives are sweet.
For example, aa-dimethyl urea is sweet, aß-dimethyl urea is tasteless; p-phenetol carbamide or dulcin, NH 2 CO NH C 6 H 4.0C 2 H 51 is sweet, while the di-p-phenetol carbamide, CO(NH C 6 H 4.0C 2 H 5) 21 is tasteless.
Slowly and obscurely the Renaissance comes to Scotland; its presence is indicated by the artistic tastes of the king, and, later, by the sweet and mournful poetry of Henryson.
Portions of this text are printed in Henry Sweet's First Middle English Primer (Oxford, 2nd ed., 1895), which contains a grammatical introduction.
Had some one made a collection of about twenty isolated stanzas, chosen from these hymns, on each of about twenty subjects - such as Faith, Hope, Love, the Converted Man, Times of Trouble, Quiet Days, the Saviour, the Tree of Life, the Sweet Name, the Dove, the King, the Land of Peace, the Joy Unspeakable - we should have a Christian Dhammapada, and very precious such a collection would be.
the vegetation is distinctively tropical, including among its economic products cacao, cotton, sugar, tobacco, rice, maize, yucca (also known as cassava and mandioca), peanuts, bananas, sweet potatoes, yams, arracacha (Conium moschatum, H.
Agriculture.-The agricultural industries on which the export trade depends are almost wholly restricted to the western lowlands, and include cacao, coffee, cotton, sugar, tobacco, rice, yucca and sweet potatoes.
23, where Moses is commanded to use both sweet cinnamon (Kinnamon) and cassia, and it is alluded to by Herodotus under the name Kivvaµwµov, and by other classical writers.
Ceylon cinnamon of fine quality is a very thin smooth bark, with a light-yellowish brown colour, a highly fragrant odour, and a peculiarly sweet, warm and pleasing aromatic taste.
Sweet corn (var.
Canned sweet corn is an important article of domestic commerce in Canada and the FIG.
In starchy sweet corn (var.
The articles chiefly cultivated are rice, millet, beans, ginseng (at Songdo), cotton, hemp, oil-seeds, bearded wheat, oats, barley, sorghum, and sweet and Irish potatoes.
But to say that it is two judgments causing a third is always true, and the very essence of inference, because we must think the two to conclude the third in " the sessions of sweet silent thought."
- Stamens and Pistil of Sweet Pea (Lathyrus).
Dry wine grapes do best in the counties around San Francisco Bay, on unirrigated lands; while sweet wine stocks do best in Yolo, San Joaquin and the counties of the raisin grape, and on irrigated lands.
There are large railway car construction and repair shops here, and Way - cross is a commercial centre for the forest products (naval stores and lumber) and the cotton, sugar cane, sweet potatoes, melons and pears of the surrounding country.
They are nymphs of the sea, who, like the Lorelei of German legend, lured mariners to destruction by their sweet song.
On the Coastal Plain the cypress grows in the Dismal Swamp, river birch along the streams, and sweet gum and black gum in swampy woods.
White Sulphur Springs, in Greenbrier county, impregnated with sulphur, with therapeutic application in jaundice, dyspepsia, &c.; Alleghany Springs, in Montgomery (disambiguation)|Montgomery county, calcareous and earthy, purgative and diuretic; Rawley Springs in Rockingham county, Sweet Chalybeate Springs in Alleghany county, and Rockbridge Alum Springs in Rockbridge county, classed as iron springs and reputed of value as tonics, and the thermal springs, Healing Springs (88° F.) and Hot Springs (Iio F.), both in Bath (disambiguation)|Bath county are noted medicinal springs.
However sweet this world seemed, however fair the flesh, both world and flesh were theoretically given over to the devil.
In the case of the production of certain sweet wines (such as the sweet Sauternes, Port and Tokay) the fermentation only proceeds up to a certain extent.
Sweet wines, which are liable to fret, are more highly and frequently sulphured than dry wines.
The wine becomes turbid and acquires a peculiarly bitter sweet taste, and if the disease goes further becomes quite undrinkable.
Among the white wines we have the full sweet Sauternes, the relatively dry and elegant Graves and Chablis, and the light white wines which produce champagne and brandy.
Whereas the white wines of the Graves are on the whole fairly dry and light in character, the white wines of Sauternes are full and sweet, with a very fine characteristic bouquet.
Wines intended for consumption in France receive a moderate quantity of liqueur, but those for the Russian and South American markets, where very sweet wines are liked, receive more.
The quality of some of these, particularly of the sweet white wines, is considered very fine.
There is also a variety of Pedro-Ximenes, which, however, is not used for making ordinary wine, but for the purpose of preparing the so-called dulce, a very sweet must or wine, made from over-ripe grapes, which, after fortification with spirit, is employed for sweetening other wines.
The former are generally sweet and full-bodied, the latter light and dry.
The sweetness of the sweet sherries is partly due to an inherent property of the wine (apart from any sugar they may contain) and partly to natural or added sugar.
Chemically the sweet sherry differs from the natural dry light wines in that it contains relatively high proportions of alcohol, extractives, sugar and sulphates, and small quantities of acid and glycerin.
Malaga is a sweet wine (produced in the province of that name) which is little known in England, but enjoys considerable favour on the Continent.
Besides the sweet variety, a coarse dry wine is also made, but this is little known abroad.
Another well-known wine district in the south of Spain is that of Rota, where a sweet red wine, known in England as tent (tinto), chiefly used for ecclesiastical purposes, is produced.
In order to preserve the sweet quality of the wine, fermentation is not permitted to continue beyond a certain point.
The Montepulciano wines have a brilliant colour and high bouquet, and are of a sweet, luscious flavour.
It has a fine red colour, and unites delicacy and a high bouquet with a sweet elegant taste.
In the neighbourhood of Menes sweet red wines produced by the Ausbruch system are also termed mdslds.
A good deal of sweet wine is also made, particularly in the Fresno district, where, however, a large proportion of the grapes is grown with a view to making raisins.
The wines grown on the Pacific slope are generally of a mild and sweet character, resembling in general nature the wines of southern Europe (Italy, Spain, Portugal).
"An air more delicious to breathe," wrote Bayard Taylor, "cannot anywhere be found; it is neither too sedative nor too exciting, but has that pure, sweet, flexible quality which seems to support all one's happiest and healthiest moods."
Essex was thus thrown upon his own resources, and his anger against the queen being roused afresh by the refusal to renew his monopoly of sweet wines, he formed the desperate project of seizing her person and compelling her to dismiss from her council his enemies Raleigh, Cobham, and Cecil.
He charmed men by his sweet singing of Psalms, and children were always fascinated by him.
Sweet, " Spoken N.
The grain is elongate and of a reddish colour, but it has a sweet smell and very pleasant taste.
It is the only sort which can ripen north of the great wall, where the winter ends late and begins very early; but in the southern provinces, where the climate is milder and the land more fertile, two harvests a year may be easily obtained, and it is for me a sweet reflection to have procured this advantage for my people."
Knox was accordingly allowed to preach privately for six months throughout the south of Scotland, and was listened to with an enthusiasm which made him break out, "O sweet were the death which should follow such forty days in Edinburgh as here I have had three!"
The water of its upper course and tributaries is sweet, and is conducted across the desert in pipes to some of the coast towns, but in its lower course, as in all the rivers of this region, it becomes brackish.
The taste of the liquid is at first sweet, and then pungent and acrid.
1677), who is commonly called the creator of a new style in lyric poetry, and, among the most modern, Hatif of I~fahan, the singer of sweet and tasteful odes (died about 1785), deserve a passing notice.
The "common potatoes" of which Gerard speaks are the tubers of Ipomoea Batatas, the sweet potato, which nowadays would not in Great Britain be spoken of as common.
He had a voice both sweet and deep-toned, and its effect was not injured by his Northumbrian burr, which, though strong, was entirely free from harshness and vulgarity."
In the sub-tropical and tropical zones the indigenous plants are the sweet potato, cassava (Manihot utilissima and M.
Strawberries and Sahara dates; alfalfa, wheat, barley, corn and sorghum; oranges, lemons, wine grapes, limes, olives, figs, dates, peanuts and sweet potatoes; yams and sugar beets, show the range of agricultural products.
CHESTNUT (nux Castanea), the common name given to two sorts of trees and their fruit, (r) the so-called "horse-chestnut," and (2) the sweet or "Spanish" chestnut.
The fruit is ripe in or shortly before the first week in October, when it falls to the ground, and the three-valved thorny capsule divides, disclosing the brown and at first beautifully glossy seeds, the so-called nuts, having a resemblance to sweet chestnuts, and commonly three or else two in number.
flava, the sweet buckeye.
(2) The Spanish or sweet chestnut, Castanea saliva (natural order, Fagaceae), is a stately and magnificent tree, native of the countries bordering on the Mediterranean, but also ripening its fruit in sheltered situations as far north as Scotland.
In a raw state they have a sweet taste, but are difficult of digestion.
Theophrastus says the leaves are sweet and used for fodder for most kinds of cattle.
For the sweet lime (Citrus Limetta or Citrus acida) arid lime-juice, see Lemon.
In his own country and Nepal, the new wine, sweet and luscious to the taste of savages, completely disqualified them from enjoying any purer drink; and now in both countries Saivism is supreme, and Buddhism is even nominally extinct, except in some outlying districts of Nepal.
But while the atoms thus differ in quantity, their differences of quality are only apparent, due to the impressions caused on our senses by different configurations and combinations of atoms. A thing is only hot or cold, sweet or bitter, hard or soft by convention (v6,4; the only things that exist in reality (TEfj) are the atoms and the void.
of Kan-suh are cloth, horse hides, a kind of curd like butter which is known by the Mongols under the name of wuta, musk, plums, onions, dates, sweet melons and medicines.
Manna possesses mildly laxative properties, and on account of its sweet taste is employed as a mild aperient for children.
This manna occurs in the form of small, roundish, hard, dry tears, varying from the size of a mustard seed to that of a coriander, of a lightbrown colour, sweet taste, and senna-like odour.
In 1899 the state also produced 5,304,503 bushels of tomatoes; 2,418,641 bushels of sweet potatoes; 2,052,200 bunches of asparagus; 17,890,980 heads of cabbage; 21,495,940 musk melons; 3,300,330 water melons; and 1,015,111 bushels of sweet corn.
The sweet water Diatomaceae which are found in great variety in the ooze of the deepest parts of the lake also have an arctic character.
They grew bananas, manioc, the sweet potato, the sugarcane, maize, sorghum, rice, millet, eleusine and other fruits and vegetables, as well as tobacco, but the constant state of fear in which they lived, either of their neighbours or of the Arabs, offered small inducement to industry.
This succulent berry is in some cases highly perfumed, and affords a delicate fruit for the dessert-table, as in the case of the "granadilla" (P. quadrangularis), P. edulis, P. macrocarpa, and various species of Tacsonia known as "curubas" in Spanish South America; P. laurifolia is the water-lemon, and P. maliformis the sweet calabash of the West Indies.
Glyceria fluitans, manna-grass, socalled from the sweet grain, is one of the best fodder grasses for swampy meadows; the grain is an article of food in central Europe.
The menu changes with the season, but almost always has a handful of staple dishes, like pan-roasted chicken, sweet corn risotto, salmon tartare and marinated grilled shrimp.
Sweet potatoes, ground nuts, yams, onions and other vegetables are largely grown.
Some of them cried, and the wild man of Borneo shrank from her sweet little face in terror.
It was very sweet to see the children's eager interest in Helen, and their readiness to give her pleasure.
He said Dear Helen, Robert was glad to get a letter from dear, sweet little Helen.
Mr. Mayo went to Duckhill and brought home many sweet flowers.
If his experiences and observations hadn't led him to the concepts, SMALL, LARGE, GOOD, BAD, SWEET, SOUR, he would have nothing to attach the word-tags to.
If you had called these sensations respectively BLACK and WHITE, he would have adopted them as readily; but he would mean by BLACK and WHITE the same things that he means by SWEET and SOUR.
If I should soon bring this meditation to an end, would another so sweet occasion be likely to offer?
Little did the dusky children think that the puny slip with its two eyes only, which they stuck in the ground in the shadow of the house and daily watered, would root itself so, and outlive them, and house itself in the rear that shaded it, and grown man's garden and orchard, and tell their story faintly to the lone wanderer a half-century after they had grown up and died--blossoming as fair, and smelling as sweet, as in that first spring.
It's that protege of yours, that sweet Princess Drubetskaya, that Anna Mikhaylovna whom I would not take for a housemaid... the infamous, vile woman!
"How sweet she is--she will be a weal beauty!" said Denisov.
She flung her arms around him, the sweet smell of innocence and softness of her body making him melt.
The faint, sweet scent was close.
The people of Corinth never grew tired of praising his sweet music.
But I am afraid you cannot come to Tuscumbia; so I will write to you, and send you a sweet kiss and my love.
The dear, sweet little girl, it makes my heart ache to think how utterly she is cut off from all that is good and desirable in life.
It brings me into closer and tenderer relationship with those I love, and makes it possible for me to enjoy the sweet companionship of a great many persons from whom I should be entirely cut off if I could not talk.
But first I need company and the affection of a sweet little friend.
He waved a thorny hand and at once the tinkling of bells was heard, playing sweet music.
In front of each place was a plate bearing one of the delicious dama-fruit, and the perfume that rose from these was so enticing and sweet that they were sorely tempted to eat of them and become invisible.
He remembered that close by his window there was a climbing vine filled with beautiful sweet flowers.
It was the sweet allurement of the mimosa tree in full bloom that finally overcame my fears.
Bianca was warm and sweet, the kind of woman who deserved better than he'd ever have to offer.
It's a good thing we're all so darn sweet.
She looked seductive, no longer sweet.
Only someone as sweet as you would say that about the Dark One.
I'd have been shocked if he didn't take his sweet time going up to the mine.
What's the story on sweet Lydia?
I wonder if it was that sweet man Joseph Dawkins?
He was hanging up the phone when Cynthia emerged from the shower, pink and sweet smelling.
She's one sweet kid.
Josh the cad got sweet young Edith pregnant and skipped.
Or, sweet Edith wasn't so sweet and bashed Josh's head in and left him in the mine.
The Fred O'Connor Cyber Cafe was unplugged from electronic connection to the world at large, as the old gentleman was taking his sweet time moving his belongings downstairs.
It was some sort of sugared tortilla that fogged the kitchen in a delicious, sweet aroma.
Now that you've seen all this, get out and go home to sweet little what's-her name.
That's sweet, but not anymore.
I can't believe sweet Cynthia Byrne, hitting people!
Wynn didn't want to imagine what Darkyn did to the sweet girl he left behind in Hell.
She tasted sweet and saucy, like the woman herself, her heat, scent and silky skin filling his senses in a way that left him wanting more of her.
She tasted slightly sweet, the heat of her mouth contrasting with the chill of her skin, and smelled of lake water.
He'd played a hand in sentencing the sweet human to Hell.
He never expected to see the blue sky again or the trees around the fortress, let alone sip sweet tea and nibble on berry scones.
For a long moment they held each other, lost in a sweet moment of oneness.
Her small effort was rewarded with a warm sweet smile.
I mean, he always was a sweet talker.
Who was this stranger and what had he done with sweet Alex?
You are a sweet girl, he said.
You've always been a little sweet on me, haven't you?
The petals were like silk, their scent strong and sweet.
It smelled sweet and spicy, a scent that always reminded him of pecan pie.
The sweet scent of rotting seaweed made her nose wrinkle.
His next kiss was consuming, hungry yet sweet, teasing her with a hint of promise and driving her body to new heights of awareness.
Or maybe, he wanted to get rid of his own regret at the idea of taking such a sweet soul, someone who might've been a kindred spirit in a different time and place.
It smelled of chicken and rice and something sweet.
You're too sweet, Deidre.
As sweet as she is, I almost wish I'd given her something a little less lethal.
The tattoo hadn't faded either, just like her memory of the sweet man who made love to her.
That's sweet of you, Wynn.
Beautiful, brave, funny, sweet.
"Sweet," he said in a thick voice as he withdrew.
For you, my sweet, not for him.
Officer David said in tones as sweet as they were bitter toward her.
Her blood smelled sweet, and the oddly charged aura around her made his brow furrow.
You taste as sweet as you look, little girl?
Even as Rhyn spoke, he was disturbed by the thought of the frazzled but sweet woman across the hall from him falling to his brother.
"You do taste as sweet as you look," he said, voice thick with need.
"Sweet," he whispered, closing his eyes to savor her.
"Sweet, little, defenseless, bet you're wet and taste just as sweet," the man who'd tasted her said.
He smelled of sweet rain and dark grasses, his taste just as exotic.
Even the honey butter was a perfect balance between sweet and rich, and the rolls still warm when she bit into them.
She was genuine, straightforward, and sweet.
"He looks so un-dead-dead," Death said, a rare trace of interest in her sweet voice.
Before he gave his Immortal soul to death, he.d never noticed how sweet the air was or how the grass sang as the wind whipped through it.
The taste of your sweet nectar before I tear you apart?
She can.t be as sweet tasting as you, he said, his gaze darkening.
His sweet smell and the feel of his soft skin lingered in her senses after she.d carried him from the forest.
"Hannah used me to climb the social ladder, and I did not mind, because she is a beautiful, sweet girl," he said.
She.d tasted so sweet, and he prayed her sister tasted the same.
She looked up at him, her sweet face glowing.
Oh, the sweet smell of—
He looked up at the sweet voice, his anger melting at the sight of Hannah.s pretty face.
Rhyn watched her approach, his gaze dropping from his foes to her sweet face.
Of all the things to think about, she couldn't get the prisoner out of her thoughts, even when Evelyn returned with sweet bread she normally would've pounced on.
She smelled of woman, a husky, sweet, faint scent.
Her walk was unguarded like her mannerisms, a sweet lack of refinement he wasn't sure he liked.
"My … my sister is sweet but stubborn," she managed.
He lifted her at last and carried her to his quarters, senses full of her quickened breath, heady female scent, sweet taste.
It made her angrier at Evelyn and Romas, knowing A'Ran and his sweet sisters had been forced out of their home into a life of poverty.
"That was sweet of you to take Donnie under your wing," she said.
He was sweet as sugar—just a concerned husband looking out for his wife's welfare.
I think it's sweet.
Then she added, Donald is so sweet.
She's a sweet little girl.
That was sweet to cook supper.
But then he pictured his beautiful wife, her unfailingly sweet and kind nature, and refused his mind's picture of her kneeling there in the snow, calmly sawing Shipton's rope until it parted, plunging him to his bloody death.
She managed a sweet smile.
She's a sweet child who deserves much more than she's ever gotten.
You're a sweet girl.
"Did you speak with dear, sweet Mr. Shipton?" she asked.
He was as sweet as peach pie in August—shook my hand like a Sunday preacher.
That's sweet of you, but I really should be going.
It just seemed so sweet.
He lay on his side watching her sleep, wondering what dreams lived behind the sweet smile on her face.
Very sweet, just like you.
He tasted only ambrosia, sweet beyond imagination.
The smile with those full lips was sad, sweet and somehow innocent.
One minute they're all sweet and caring and the next they stab you in the back.
I want you to come to me all sweet and willing - without dragging Josh along.
Sweet music to my ears.
And he expected her to come to him all sweet and willing.
You looked so innocent and sweet.
As sweet as ever.
She's a beautiful, sweet, innocent girl.
She was the opposite of Elise: delicate and sweet, quiet and soft-spoken.
He could think of so many things he'd do to her sweet little body.
She was brilliant, loyal, and sweet.
He'd been so sweet to her just a hour before.
The dream was sweet and short.
She'd turned from the sweet, open Angel who kept him company on dark nights to a stranger who wanted nothing to do with him.
Even if the sweet woman had killed a man to save him, she was likely just as angry at him as she was at Tim.
I couldn't quite place it, but it was sweet and yummy.
The doctor had taken his sweet time seeing him, but had finally confirmed that Byrne was in excellent health.