The unusual language and repetition made the story seem unreal.
That which is object of thought cannot be outside consciousness; just as in mathematics -V - is an unreal quantity, so "things-in-themselves" are ex hypothesi outside consciousness, i.e.
Scipio and the Gracchi were essentially unreal to them.
1858) also wrote short popular stories characterized by a wealth of imagery and richness of language; but the characters are all mostly unreal and exaggerated.
Moreover, since the "real" is the object of the "true," and can be distinguished from the "unreal" only by developing superior value in the process of cognition which arrives at it, the notions of "reality" and "fact" also turn out to be disguised forms of value.
He sat, petting her, thinking how unreal this all seemed, but at the same time celebrated that they had overcome their most daunting hardship.
It is a phantasmagory; a drama the actors in which are not creatures of flesh and blood, but the shadows of an unreal world of allegory.
But, except for these fleeting memories, if, indeed, they be memories, it all seems very unreal, like a nightmare.
It was unreal rocketing down this mountain, in pursuit of an unknown someone, one minute, surely Jeffrey Byrne, the next minute someone else.
All this was so terrible and unreal that he could not understand it at all, and so had good reason to be afraid.
Before the first consulship of Julius Caesar (59 B.C.), minutes of the proceedings of the senate were written and occasionally published, but unofficially; Caesar, desiring to tear away the veil of mystery which gave an unreal importance to the senate's deliberations, first ordered them to be recorded and issued authoritatively.
Locke and Hume held that the work of the mind was eo ipso unreal because it was "made by" man and not "given to" man.
Again, the conception of a force as concentrated in a mathematical line is as unreal as that of a mass concentrated in a point, but it is a convenient fiction for our purpose, .owing to the simplicity which it lends to our statements.
She nodded and accepted Evelyn's far-fetched explanations just as she might nod and temporarily accept the equally unreal world of Star Wars.
In 1849, after the failure of the German parliament at Frankfort, the king had joined with the sovereigns of Prussia and Saxony to form the "three kings' alliance"; but this union with Prussia was unreal, and with the king of Saxony he soon transferred his support to Austria and became a member of the "four kings' alliance."
This is starkly different than if violence breaks out in a distant, unreal place where the only flow of information is from official sources.
There are still many traces to be found in modern psychology of a similar unreal identification of desire with will.
God is the only real Being; evil is essentially unreal and incognizable; the true aim of man's life is to return to perfect union with God out of the degraded material existence into which he has fallen.
Sanday calls " an unreal and artificial standard, the standard of the r9th century rather than the ist, of Germany rather than Palestine, of the lamp and the study rather than of active life."
That certain Fellows of the College of Physicians (especially in gynaecology) have personally taken operative procedures in hand is some good omen that in time the unreal and mischievous schism between medicine and surgery may be bridged over.
Most of these systems come into the category of occult pursuits, as they are the interpretations of phenomena on the ground of fanciful presumptions, by an appeal to unreal or at least unverifiable influences and relations.
to the various unreal interpretations, and when the literal sense conflicted with the dogmas or tradition of the Church its validity was wholly denied.
Hence on the one hand it is unreal to lay stress on coincidences with Romans, as if these necessarily implied that both epistles must have been composed shortly after one another, while again the further stage of thought on Christ and the Church, which is evident in Colossians, does not prove that the latter must have followed the former.
Matter, as an abstract, unperceived substance or cause, is shown to be impossible, an unreal conception; true substance is affirmed to be conscious spirit, true causality the free activity of such a spirit, while physical substantiality and causality are held to be merely arbitrary, though constant, relations among phenomena connected subjectively by suggestion or association, objectively in the Universal Mind.
He lives in a world which would be totally unreal to the rest of us.
unreal Tournament series in 2003.
It all feels slightly unreal, " she added.
unreal world she is a fantasy.
As for the remainder of their conversation … It was unreal.
His love of liberty, though sincere, was in fact unreal.
Or maybe I'm just not â€¦ this is so unreal!
As for the remainder of their conversation â€¦ It was unreal.
Almond's brilliant characterization and ability to evoke atmosphere, time and place mixes the real and unreal in a totally believable way.
confusere confusing what is real with what is unreal.
Argument of extremes The argument of extremes simply extrapolates each side of the argument to the point where they become unreal.
I hope these films haven't turned Hitler into some unreal, mad genius.
They felt hypocrites; God began to feel very unreal to them.
IV lines were in, (along with a catheter) and I was being pumped full of Dilantin which was unreal.
notability man of 75 made all the other notabilities at once appear not only undistinguished but unreal.
The [OAP] - Old Age Players clan was formed in November 2001 solely to play tactical Ops, an Unreal Tournament modification.
Quake III vs Unreal Tournament: the war of the multiplayer shooters was on.
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Its scenic beauty make Bali an island which seems almost unreal in today's modern world.
Somehow the team seems to be having a collective bad season, broken only by the somewhat unreal quality of the performances on tour.
The absolutely unreal is only the ' son of a barren woman ' - a purely meaningless term.
Cruising above Saudi Arabia, watching its shape from space, it all seemed a bit unreal to me.
unreal tournament on my GeForce?
unreal expectations as to what a court can do.
They looked unreal with their scarlet plumage positively glowing.
I've even used it to play unreal Tournement 2004, with no noticable lag or other issues.
unreal in some way, or cut off from your surroundings.
The curve does not appear to intersect the conjugate axis, but the introduction of imaginaries permits us to regard it as cutting this axis in two unreal points.
In this form it stands in sharp antithesis to the doctrine of evolution, both because the former views the world of particular things and events as essentially unreal and illusory, and because the latter, so far as it goes, looks on matter as eternal, and seeks to explain the general forms of things as we perceive them by help of simpler assumptions.
It all feels slightly unreal, she added.
Its scenic beauty make Bali an island which seems almost unreal in today 's modern world.
To many Christians the Holy Spirit is quite unreal.
See the ' How can I speed up Unreal Tournament on my GeForce?
There are unreal expectations as to what a court can do.
A large portion of our team has already worked with the Unreal engine.
Maybe in an unreal world she is a fantasy.
Now Adrenaline was first implemented into the Unreal Tournament series in 2003.
To bring up an old chestnut, The Day Today never used real celebrities in unreal situations.
I 've even used it to play Unreal Tournement 2004, with no noticable lag or other issues.
When you feel unreal in some way, or cut off from your surroundings.
Unreal Tournament 3 - Developed by Epic Games and published by Midway, this title is actually the eighth Unreal game ever released.
Some of the most popular video games are FPS games, such as Quake, Halo and Unreal.
Because of the subject matter (the Old West) and being overshadowed by other games (Halo, Unreal, Madden), some players may not think about checking this game out.
If you're use to Halo, Doom, or the Unreal series, you might find yourself in my position.
Sure, rent it, but don't expect Halo or even Unreal Tournament.
Some use real world historical battles, allowing players to change variables to see if they could have changed the outcomes; others use original war situations, allowing the player to wage unreal campaigns.
In today's modern society, people rely on science to evaluate and interpret what is real and what is unreal.
Fantasy denotes the unreal and most likely the nonexistent like vampires, werewolves or hobbits and any type of unreal place or entity.
Or maybe I'm just not … this is so unreal!
And, even tho everything appears unreal, authors continue to stick to the tried-and-tested formula, making for some very routine work.
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