His gaze returned to the empty mug of cider and his uncontrollable urge to sleep.
Deep uncontrollable sobs squeezed the breath from her lungs.
Mr James, the head of the mission, volunteered no satisfactory explanation, whereupon the king broke into uncontrollable rage, calling the emissaries cheats and liars.
French patriotic feeling, suspicious, angry and alarmed, needed only a slight provocation to cause it to blaze up into an uncontrollable fever for war.
" Nature, by an absolute and uncontrollable necessity, has determined us to judge as well as to breathe and feel."
A shameless rake and a man of uncontrollable temper, his massacre of the people of Perugia after a rebellion in 1540 and the unspeakable outrage he committed on the bishop of Fano are typical of his character.
In his early career, sometimes perhaps in its later stages also, many revelations must have burst from him in uncontrollable excitement, so that he could not possibly regard them otherwise than as divine inspirations.
"Sovereignty as applied to states imports the supreme, absolute, uncontrollable power by which any state is governed" (T.
It is indeed true that to thousands the hope of acquiring spiritual merit must have been a great motive; it is also true, as the records of crusading sermons show, that there was a strong element of "revivalism" in the Crusades, and that thousands were hurried into taking the cross by a gust of that uncontrollable enthusiasm which is excited by revivalist meetings to-day.
The alliance with the Liberals had always been halfhearted, and he wished to regain his full freedom of action; he regarded as an uncontrollable bondage all support that was not given unconditionally.
And Marsh's test is very unmanageable with organic liquids on account of the uncontrollable frothing that takes place.
Uncontrollable sobs wracked her body as she clung to the tiny sweater.
The woman was uncontrollable, and this thought infuriated him further.
Mrs. Marsh had found one last reserve of uncontrollable sobs.
But the adventurers were uncontrollable, and he had to let them conquer what they could, exercising a precarious authority over the Normans only through a viceroy.
This is soon followed by uncontrollable vomiting, and a little later by severe purging, the stools being first of all faecal but later assuming a rice water appearance and often containing blood.
The building and handling of vessels also, and the utilization of such uncontrollable powers of nature as wind and tide, helped forward mechanical invention.
If it were otherwise - if it were rescued from the law of gravitation on the one hand, and bereft of independent movement on the other, it would float about uncontrolled and uncontrollable like an ordinary balloon.
The vomiting may take place every two or three days, enormous quantities of undigested food mixed with frothy, yeast-like mucous being thrown up. And whilst the stomach is slowly filling up again after one of these uncontrollable emptyings, sudden and violent movements of the individual may cause the fluid to give rise to audible "splashings."
The first taste of blood sent him into an uncontrollable frenzy.
The burning returned with a vengeance, expelling her breath in an uncontrollable sneeze.
The result can be severe Post Traumatic Stress Disorder symptoms include agoraphobia, inability to communicate, uncontrollable anger and distress.
cross-pollinate with related species, creating uncontrollable weeds.
For example, some seem to experience only a divine euphoria, which may translate itself into uncontrollable laughter.
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The mixture of uncontrollable laughter on courts where everyone was trying their hardest to win, was at time intoxicating to watch.
I half expected him to fly into an uncontrollable rage over a slip of the tongue.
Between bites I was overcome by uncontrollable spasms of laughter.
Maybe they thought Huckerby with his uncontrollable shooting boots was still playing for us.
Many people see anger as an uncontrollable emotion that causes people to lash out.
Worrying about events that are uncontrollable is a source of unnecessary stress that can interfere with enjoyment of life.
Again, listening to your body and mind is the best way to approach even uncontrollable situations.
You may develop depression, eating disorders and uncontrollable negative behaviors.
Uncontrollable anxiousness that interferes with daily life is clinical anxiety, or generalized anxiety disorder (GAD).
Pre teenagers are characterized as mood-swinging beasts that experience such an increased feeling of independence they are deemed uncontrollable.
Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD): People suffering from ADHD also demonstrate impulsive behavior, and it's possible for this to escalate into uncontrollable lying if not kept in check.
A depressed teen will not be able to put on a happy face to please others and may have uncontrollable crying.
Depressed teenagers will also feel guilty for many things in their life that are either not their fault or uncontrollable, making them feel even worse about themselves.
They may have uncontrollable periods of falling asleep during day time hours.
Sudden muscle movements during sleep or while falling asleep may be frightening simply because they are involuntary and uncontrollable.
Even though everyone experiences sleepiness during the day sometimes, significant daytime sleepiness is where you experience a sudden and uncontrollable desire to fall asleep.
Aneurysms may be fatal if these weak areas burst, resulting in uncontrollable bleeding.
Symptoms include uncontrollable vomiting, often with lethargy, memory loss, disorientation, or delirium.
Children with Tourette syndrome often have problems socializing because of embarrassment over uncontrollable tics and negative reactions from parents, teachers, and peers who do not understand the disorder.
It may be associated with involuntary muscle spasms, sustained muscle contractions (dystonia), and exaggerated deep tendon reflexes that make movement difficult or uncontrollable.
Narcolepsy is a disorder of the nervous system marked by excessive daytime sleepiness, uncontrollable sleep attacks, and cataplexy (a sudden loss of muscle tone, usually lasting up to half an hour).
People with hemophilia are at very high risk of severe, heavy, uncontrollable bleeding (hemorrhage) from injuries such as motor vehicle accidents and also from surgery.
Certain medical disorders are characterized by involuntary and uncontrollable muscle contractions.
Treatment with blood products or DDAVP may be started in response to uncontrollable bleeding or may be administered before procedures such as surgeries or dental work.
Other characteristics of the syndrome include abnormally decreased muscle tone, fair skin and hair, protruding jaw, hyperactivity, episodes of uncontrollable laughter, difficulty sleeping, and severe problems with movement and balance.
Spasms of uncontrollable coughing, the whooping sound of the sharp inspiration of air, and vomiting are all hallmarks of this stage.
Pruritus-The symptom of itching or an uncontrollable sensation leading to the urge to scratch.
It is used to treat attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder, narcolepsy (uncontrollable desire for sleep or sudden attacks of deep sleep), and other conditions as determined by a physician or other healthcare provider.
It may be associated with involuntary muscle spasms, sustained muscle contractions, and exaggerated deep tendon reflexes that make movement difficult or uncontrollable.
Athetosis-slow, writhing, continuous, uncontrollable movement of the arms and legs.
Essential tremor-An uncontrollable (involuntary) shaking of the hands, head, and face.
Tourette syndrome-A neurological disorder characterized by multiple involuntary movements and uncontrollable vocalizations called tics that come and go over years, usually beginning in childhood and becoming chronic.
This uncontrollable appetite can lead to morbid obesity and behavior disturbances.
At about one to two years of age, children with PWS develop an uncontrollable, insatiable appetite.
This uncontrollable appetite is a classic feature of PWS.
This testing should also be offered to children and adults who display features commonly seen in PWS (developmental delays, uncontrollable appetite, small genitalia, etc.). There are several different genetic tests that can detect PWS.
Trichotillomania is a psychiatric condition in which an individual has an uncontrollable desire to pull out his own body hair.
Attaching themselves to the hair shaft and scalp with tiny claws, head lice may go undetected until uncontrollable itching and scratching begins.
Expect bouts of uncontrollable laughter as players try to mimic other players as well.
Also referred to as the "generally angry" goth, gutter goths prefer to keep their wardrobes simple as uncontrollable rage is very rarely lucrative.
A binge is an uncontrollable urge to eat tremendous quantities of food, usually in a very short amount of time, and frequently in secret.
While Spock was inflicted by the Vulcan blood fever "pon farr", he underwent a period of intense and uncontrollable emotional outbursts.
Blepharospam is uncontrollable blinking or eye closing.
Besides the obvious problems it presents (namely all that uncontrollable shine and all of that makeup sliding off your face into veritable oblivion), oily skin can truly be a nuisance.
Later, as the swelling at the bite scene takes place, mosquito bites can turn even the most calm and collected person into an itchy, uncontrollable mess.
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