How to use Tempest in a sentence
Instantly the tempest subsided, and we went upstairs together.
One night in the beginning of winter, before the pond froze over, about nine o'clock, I was startled by the loud honking of a goose, and, stepping to the door, heard the sound of their wings like a tempest in the woods as they flew low over my house.
He is the Magyarizer of Shakespeare's Anthony and Cleopatra, Othello, Macbeth, Henry VIII., Winter's Tale, Romeo and Juliet and Tempest, as also of some of the best pieces of Burns, Moore, Byron, Shelley, Milton, Beranger, Lamartine, Victor Hugo, Goethe and others.
Humboldt also discussed the Mexican doctrine of four ages of the world belonging to water, earth, air and fire, and ending respectively by deluge, earthquake, tempest and conflagration.
The photographers (Tempest) will be identifiable by their gold polo shirts.Advertisement
Bethany wrote... " I wish my smiles could still the raging tempest of the Saturday shoppers.
He speaks, and things have being; he casts out devils, stills the tempest, and raises the dead.
Try Tempest on for size if you know you have a body that drives women wild.
The Scottish Jacobites were left in ignorance of the French attempt to land in the mouth of the Thames (February - March 1744), an effort frustrated by a disastrous tempest, and by the slackness of the English conspirators.
It is now " blown down & overthrown by tempest of wind " to his ruin.Advertisement
Anything like what musicians call a fugue would have raised a tempest.
Before he breathed his last a terrible tempest arose.
Among his published adaptations are an opera, The Fairies (from Midsummer Night's Dream) (1755); an opera The Tempest (1756); Catherine and Petruchio (1758); Florizel and Perdita (1762).
The prejudices which he brought up to London were scarcely less absurd than those of his own Tom Tempest.
Maslama brought back the rest of his army in a pitiful state, while the fleet, on its return, was partly destroyed by a violent tempest.Advertisement
Spencer's argument is that, given a story about real people so named, in process of time and forgetfulness the anecdote which was once current about a man named Storm and a woman named Sunshine will be transferred to the meteorological phenomena of sun and tempest.
Men, women children, all lay prostrate like ears of corn under a tempest.
Then, legendary stripper Tempest Storm offers herself as bait to catch a psychopath that is terrorizing a health club.
How Germanus the Bishop, sailing into Britain with Lupus, first quelled the tempest of the CHAP.
Wrath has gone forth, a whirling tempest; it will burst upon the head of the wicked.Advertisement
Monday 25 June will long be remembered at Bream for the violent tempest which visited us in the afternoon.
His wish was gratified, in the dreadful tempest of Nov. 27th.
Fortunately that night as the old verger told me, a " tempest " raged.
Again and again, during his absence on the public service, the barons and prelates would assemble to compass his ruin or dispose of his crown, when, suddenly, " like a tempest," from the depths of Silesia or of Bosnia, he would himself appear among them, confounding and scattering them, often without resistance, always without bloodshed.
The autograph has been disputed, but divers passages, and especially one in The Tempest, show that at first or second hand the poet was acquainted with the essayist.Advertisement
In America some of the Amerindian tribes reverence the rattlesnake as grandfather and king of snakes who is able to give fair winds or cause tempest.
If my mother happened to be near I crept into her arms, too miserable even to remember the cause of the tempest.
Bethany wrote... I wish my smiles could still the raging tempest of the Saturday shoppers.
I then hope to create a fantastic, seamless transition taking the audience from the tempest at sea to Prospero on his island.
What a terrible situation for our travelers, to be thus overtaken by a tempest in a frail bark which they could not manage !
Vane tempest, which was playing house, therefore became more of a chill out room.
It 's not specific to self-archiving, and a tempest in a teapot as far as that is concerned.
The revelation at Sinai is amid the awe-inspiring phenomena of tempest.
Here the form of the ground so skilfully chosen sheltered the defence in some degree from the tempest of iron that now beat against the position.
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What a terrible situation for our travelers, to be thus overtaken by a tempest in a frail bark which they could not manage!
It was a remarkable fact that, although in the very midst of the furious tempest, they did not suffer from it.
So that very night he conjured up a mighty tempest.
The count, pipe in hand, was pacing up and down the room, when Natasha, her face distorted by anger, burst in like a tempest and approached her mother with rapid steps.
Tempest Storm promoted herself relentlessly, dating celebrities and accepting a mock award from Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis for having the two biggest props in Hollywood.
Seek out arcades that stock a few of the perennial favorites; Centipede, Tempest, Galaga and Pac-Man all seem to be fairly easy to find.
For a softer, but not sexy look, you can also dress as Ariel from ''The Tempest".
Shakespeare's fairies, such as Ariel from The Tempest and all the Midsummer Night's Dream fairies are usually dressed in a simple, classic style, such as with ballet lyrical or woodland-themed costumes.
Kentigern, the apostle to Cumbria and first bishop of Glasgow, was born at Culross, his mother having been driven ashore during a tempest, and was adopted by St Serf as his son.
From the letter to the king (March 25,1621)- " When I enter into myself, I find not the materials of such a tempest as is comen upon me.
Their appearance at sea was regarded as a good omen, for although it presaged a tempest, yet it enabled the sailors to steer for a place of safety.
A year later Wladislaus died at his huntingbox at Merecz, at the very moment when the long-impending tempest which he himself had conjured up burst with overwhelming fury over the territories of the Republic.
The first volume published of his posthumous works was the exquisite and splendid Thedtre en liberte, a sequence if not a symphony of seven poems in dramatic form, tragic or comic or fanciful eclogues, incomparable with the work of any other man but the author of The Tempest and The Winter's Tale in combination and alternation of gayer and of graver harmonies.
Wilfred Tomkinson (" Phoebe," North Star," Trident," Mansfield," Whirlwind," Myngs," Velox," Morris Moorsom Melpomene, "Tempest" and "Tetrarch" to escort the force and cover it to seaward; "Termagant," "Truculent" and "Manly" to screen the Zeebrugge monitors).
Eight years later (October 24th, 153 r) he attempted to recover his kingdoms, but a tempest scattered his fleet off the Norwegian coast, and on the 1st of July 1532, by the convention of Oslo, he surrendered to his rival, King Frederick, and for the next 27 years was kept in solitary confinement, first in the Blue Tower at Copenhagen and afterwards at the castle of Kabendborg.
The most remarkable event, however, in the recent history of cometary astronomy was its assimilation to that of meteors,which took unquestion able cosmical rank as a consequence of the Leonid tempest of November 1833.
Perhaps next week I shall have some more books, "The Tempest," "A Midsummer Night's Dream" and possibly some selections from Green's history of England.
The tempest descended on the pope and on Rome with a violence which cannot be paralleled, even in the days of Alaric and Genseric, or of the Norman Robert Guiscard.