World War II ushered in the age of nuclear weapons.
That thought ushered in another.
Cynthia ushered the group down the hall to their office, out of earshot and out of sight.
Mums opened the door, and after one look at Carmen's face, ushered her into the kitchen.
Meanwhile the year 1842 was ushered in by splendid fetes in honour of the king of Prussia, who held the prince of Wales at the font.
The attendant ushered them into a sterile room of white tile and stainless steel.
Felipa ushered the gaping children down the hall to their rooms.
The flowers should have made her feel cheerful, but they ushered in that dark feeling instead.
Jule ignored the three men trailing them and ushered her into the armored Tahoe.
As his over-sanguine visions of a new order of things to be ushered in by political change disappeared, he began to direct his thoughts to religious subjects.
Katie didn.t recognize the woman who greeted them and ushered them into the small fortress on an undeclared—hidden by magic—island in the Caribbean.
- (a) Our fourth period is ushered in by the age of the Revival of Learning in Italy (c. 1350-1527).
Cade answered the door and ushered his sister into the family room where Cynthia was doing some last minute dusting.
He ushered her away from a startled Uncle Guthrie to greet some newly arrived guests.
The two ushered Baratto into the house before he could change his mind, while Winston held out his hand to Dean.
The spirited overthrow of the Hyksos ushered in the glories in arms and arts which marked the New Empire.
The remission or abatement lasts generally throughout the morning; and about noon there is an exacerbation, seldom ushered in by chills, which continues till the early morning following, when it remits or abates as before.
- South Carolina, finding other means of seizing or regaining Fort Sumter at Charleston ineffectual, ushered in the great struggle by the bombardment of the 12th of April 1861.
In liturgical use the term is applied to that portion of the Eucharistic service which immediately precedes the canon or central portion; the preface, which begins at the words Vere dignum, " It is very meet, right, &c.," is ushered in, in all liturgies, with the Sursum Corda, "Lift up your hearts," and ends with the Sanctus, "Holy, Holy, Holy, &c."
Thus was ushered in the series of stupendous events which were to change the face of Europe and profoundly to affect the destinies of Austria.
Mrs. Glass ushered them into a frilly little apartment in a restored brownstone located in a neighborhood that was a marked improvement over Bascomb Place.
In their prophesy this Sun ushered in a period of great Earth changes.
Of course, the great revolt of December 1995 ushered in a wave of social movements which brought the Socialists back into power.
Inside, being given preference over a dozen people sitting in a waiting room, she is ushered into the office of Albert Einstein.
The 1960s also ushered in the use of government sanctioned digital imaging to keep track of other countries.
After the interview, say "thank you" to the interviewer, as well as to those who ushered you in (such as the receptionist or security guard).
Also known as the Motorola Milestone in some markets, this higher-end device ushered in a new generation for Motorola and its smartphone division.
Inspections of the dead, to ascertain the nature of the disease, were made, though not without difficulty, and thus the modern period of the science of morbid anatomy was ushered in.
It would have been a bold, not to say a reckless, dreamer who dared predict that any future researches could restore to us the lost knowledge that had been forgotten for more than two millenniums. Yet the Victorian era was scarcely ushered in before the work of rehabilitation began, which was to lead to the most astounding discoveries and to an altogether unprecedented extension of historical knowledge.
In October 1899, after a long and fruitless correspondence with the British government, war with Great Britain was ushered in by an ultimatum from the Transvaal.
The end of the Cretaceous period saw the beginning of a series of great earth movements ushered in by volcanic eruptions on a scale such as the earth has never since witnessed, which resulted in the upheaval of the Himalayas by a process of crushing and folding of the sedimentary rocks till marine fossils were forced to an altitude of 20,000 ft.
The first book, Gargantua, describes the birth of that hero (a giant and the son of gigantic parents), whose nativity is ushered in by the account of a tremendous feast.
He it was who ushered in the new epoch, and for close upon forty years he stood at the head of almost every literary undertaking.
The climate in northern latitudes seems to have passed from temperate to sub-tropical, with minor fluctuations, until at the close a rapid lowering of temperature ushered in the glacial period.
Any nearby players should be ushered away by the Referee.
After a quick drink at the bar, we were ushered into the hall and found our seats.
Then I was ushered into a large dining room.
The Eden trespass ushered in the reign of sin.
to allow him to dissolve parliament, entrusted Signor Giolitti, a Piedmontese deputy, sometime treasury minister in the Crispi cabinet, with the formation of a ministry of the Left, which contrived to obtain six months supply on account, and dissolved the Chamber, The ensuing general election (November 1892), marked by unprecedented violence and abuse of official pressure upon B k the electorate, fitly ushered in what proved to be scandals, the most unfortunate period of Italian history since the completion of national unity.
It ushered out the blushing new bride and escorted in a wife ready to explore with her husband.
His little floral friends survived and were in bountiful evidence when the four of us were ushered into his splendid back yard, aglow with hanging lanterns.
Katie didn.t recognize the woman who greeted them and ushered them into the small fortress on an undeclaredâ€”hidden by magicâ€”island in the Caribbean.
The World Trade Organization has ushered in a rules based system for deciding trade disputes.
Andy said that in the festival days we had seen the druids dressed up in white being ushered into the stones by the police.
She greeted us warmly and ushered us into the majlis, a huge, carpeted room festooned with large red pillows.
We were ushered through the main front-door into what seemed a spacious hall, with seats arranged on either side of a center gangway.
Shortly afterward, the United States began a discreet dialog with the PLO, which ushered in a hopeful peace process.
tremblequaking heart and trembling knees, he was ushered into the Chief Commissioner's presence.
ushered into the presence of an elderly man of quiet, unobtrusive aspect.
ushered into the hall and found our seats.
ushered into a large dining room.
I offered to show them to childrens, but their parents quickly ushered them by for some reason.
He was finally ushered back by Henry VIII and then once more exiled by his daughter Mary when she inherited the throne.
ushered away by the Referee.
ushered in the reign of sin.
ushered in a period of great Earth changes.
ushered in a wave of social movements which brought the Socialists back into power.
waiting room, she is ushered into the office of Albert Einstein.
The literature of the later republic reflects the sympathies and prejudices of an aristocratic class, sharing in the conduct of national affairs and living on terms of equality with one another; that of the Augustan age, first in its early serious enthusiasm, and then in the licence and levity of its later development, represents the hopes and aspirations with which the new monarchy was ushered into the world, and the pursuit of pleasure and amusement, which becomes the chief interest of a class cut off from the higher energies of practical life, and moving in the refining and enervating atmosphere of an imperial court.
The two women are ushered out of the room as Moore and Hart roll up their sleeves and snuff out the candle.
He was ushered into the presence of an elderly man of quiet, unobtrusive aspect.
The Industrial Revolution ushered in a whole new age of furniture manufacturing, allowing it to be produced on a large scale and driving the prices of pieces down.
As the world ushered in the new millennium, the Ballerina Pearl Company was perfecting the process that would turn black Tahitian pearls into luscious looking brown colored pearls, aptly named chocolate pearls.
Guests are ushered into the theater's auditorium where the show is held.
Along with the Atari Jaguar, it was the 3DO Interactive Multiplayer that ushered in the 32/64-bit of home video game systems.
This was the title that ushered in the Nintendo WiFi Connection and is still one of the most popular online DS games.
When the Nintendo Wii was released in 2006, it ushered in quite the revolution in how people chose to play their video games.
The eight babies, conceived via IVF, were ushered safely into the world and seem to be doing fairly well medically; however, all eight have been in the neonatal intensive care unit since they were born on January 28, 2009.
Instead, this era ushered in big and bold styles that screamed individualism.
Dress Barn dresses' first retail destination was opened in 1962 by Roselyn Jaffe, who ushered in a variety of hot trends for the modern woman.
Metal cuts and destroys wood, so although there will be many good things ushered in by the wood rabbit, the metal year can have some powerful detrimental effects to those with wood elements.
The 1950's ushered in the nuclear and space ages and the movies followed suit, giving us science fiction/horror films based on radioactive mutations.
The 21st century has ushered in the most amazing luxury solo travel options, including the very popular African safari.
The plastics explosion of the mid-twentieth century ushered in a new era of radio alarm clocks that relegated the once regal wooden models to storage sheds and flea markets, at least temporarily.
Insulin is also the primary mechanism by which fat is ushered into the fat cells, so maintaining low levels of insulin can help to avoid excess fat storage.
If your condition is noted on this list, you are ushered into step four of the process.
The 70's and 80's ushered in the era of "designer" underwear.
The early 1990s ushered in a new era of music now known a "grunge."
The Elvis Presley biography is the story of a musician who ushered in a major cultural revolution and will be forever known as "the king of rock'n'roll."
The 1980's genre of disaster and "otherworldly" films ushered in an era of tremendous success for the sort of orchestral pieces that John Williams produced.
With quaking heart and trembling knees, he was ushered into the Chief Commissioner 's presence.
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