Nerva saw that if he could not find an Augustus to control the army, the army would find another Domitian to trample the senate under foot.
It had been the policy of the great Mahratta chiefs, Holkar and Sindhia, to trample down into complete subjection all the petty Rajput princes, whose lands they seized and from whom they levied heavy contributions of money.
" Twelve priests should stand about the bishop, munica= holding in their hands lighted torches, which at the con- tion s, clusion of the anathema or excommunication they should cast down and trample under foot."
If you're on horseback, you can make your horse slide and trample bad guys.
They all gazed with the same dissatisfied and inquiring expression at this stout man in a white hat, who for some unknown reason threatened to trample them under his horse's hoofs.
"Trample on me without ceremony," he wrote to Kossuth on this occasion, "but for God's sake don't use the nimbus of your popularity to plunge Hungary into chaos."
the earliest monuments: a more valuable variety, woolly with curved horns, made its appearance in the Middle Kingdom and pushed out the older form: sheep were driven into the ploughed fields to break the clods and trample in the seed.
frighten the bird off a or trample the eggs.
trample on the sovereignty of Iraq.
trample trampling meadow grass by staying in single file through meadows in summer.
trample over the careers of several other officers to achieve his aims.
Civil Liberties watchdog groups immediately took a stand against the bill, making it very clear that attempts to censor the internet of any sort of speech would trample over every citizen's basic right to nonviolent dissent.
trample the vegetation and start the process of path formation.
Unlike policemen, archeologists do n't trample all over the data, either.
thou shalt tread upon the lion and adder: the young lion and the dragon shalt thou trample under feet.
adversary with its trunk safely rolled up out of danger, endeavouring either to pin him to the ground with its tusks (if a male tusker) or to trample him to death beneath its ponderous knees or feet."
Handing over the command to Soult, he hurried back to Paris to trample on the seeds of sedition and to overwhelm Austria by the blows which he showered upon her in the valley of the Danube.
His revolt against Christian faith and morals turns him into a proudly atheistic "free-thinker," and preacher of a new "master" morality, which transposes the current valuations, deposes the "Christian virtues," and incites the "over-man" ruthlessly to trample under foot the servile herd of the weak, degenerate and poor in spirit.
Secondly, if people do keep to it they will trample the vegetation and start the process of path formation.
US and Britain seem determined to impose their will on the Iraqi regime and once more continue to trample on the sovereignty of Iraq.
His ambition has led to him to trample over the careers of several other officers to achieve his aims.
The policy of repression which in this capacity he pursued during the next five years secured for him many tangible rewards, in 1560 he was elevated to the archiepiscopal see of Malines, and in 1561 he received the cardinal's hat; but the growing hostility of a people whose religious convictions he had set himself to trample under foot ultimately made it impossible for him to continue in the Low Countries; and by the advice of his royal master he, in March 1564, retired to FrancheComte.
trample is already evidence of diffuse trampling damage over considerable areas of the plateau and the path network has extended in recent years.
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