Wilder Sentence Examples
Soon he came to a wilder place.
No record of his studies is to be found, but he has left an amusing account of his part in the wilder doings of the university life of that day, in which, in spite of his small stature, he was recognized by his fellows as their leader.
The situation developed into ruin under the strife of the wilder and the gentler preachers.
A few red deer still occur in the wilder hilly district.
The semi-civilized aborigines, who adopted the Chinese language, dress and customs, were called Pe-pa-hwan (Anglice Pepo-hoans), while their wilder brethren bear the name of Chin-hwan or" green savages," otherwise Sheng-fan or " wild savages."Advertisement
It would seem, from a somewhat obscure passage in the chronicle compiled from older the progenitors of the Poles, originally established on the Danube, were driven from thence by the Romans to the still wilder wilderness of central Europe, settling finally among the virgin forests and impenetrable morasses of the basin of the upper waters of the Oder and the Vistula.
Such teaching necessarily brought Fox and his friends into conflict with all the religious bodies of England, and they were continually engaged in strife with the Presbyterians, Independents, Baptists, Episcopalians and the wilder sectaries, such as the Ranters and the Muggletonians.
The Lao, who descended from the mountain districts of Yunnan, Szechuen and Kweichow to the highland plains of upper Indo-China, and drove the wilder Kha peoples whom they found in possession into the hills, mostly adopted Buddhism, and formed small settled communities or states in which laws were easy, taxes light and a very fair degree of comfort was attained.
A part, however, of the eastern slope of the Black Forest belongs to the basin of the Danube, which there takes its rise in a number of mountain streams. Among the numerous lakes which belong to the duchy are the Mummel, Wilder, Eichener and Schluch, but none of them is of any size.
At Princess Marianne Straits tribes much wilder than those farther west, naked and painted, swarm like monkeys in the trees, the stems of which are submerged at high tide.Advertisement
On each occasion new areas had to be brought within the sphere of enumeration, whilst the necessity for the use in the wilder tracts of a schedule simpler in its demands than the standard, grew less as the country got more accustomed to the inquiry, and the efficiency of the administrative agency increased.
The bison, which once ranged the plains in large herds, have been exterminated; the moose and the elk are found only occasionally in the wilder regions; mountain sheep, antelope, black and grizzly bears, wolves, coyotes and lynx (" wild cats ") are also becoming rare.
The deep valley of the Kinzig divides it laterally into halves, of which the southern, with an average elevation of 3000 ft., is the wilder and contains the loftiest peaks, which again mostly lie towards the western side.
In the hands of Baha the aims of the sect became much more practical and ethical, and the wilder pantheistic tendencies and metaphysical hair-splittings of the early Balls almost disappeared.
The wild hills and wilder tribes of Wales and Yorkshire offered far fiercer resistance.Advertisement
Under the protection of a game commission which was created in 1895, of some game preserves which have been established by this commission, and of various laws affecting wild animals and birds, the numbers of Virginia deer, black bear, rabbits, ruffed grouse, quail and wild turkeys have increased until in some of the wilder sections they are quite plentiful, while the numbers of weasels, minks, lynx and foxes have been diminished.
The Poles were always ready to support the govenment; among the Young Czechs the more moderate had already attempted to restrain the wilder spirits of the party, and they were quite prepared to enter into negotiations.
Much of Lower Egypt was left in a wilder state than Upper Egypt.
The wild cat may yet be found in the Highlands, and the polecat, ermine and pine marten still exist, the golden eagle and the white-tailed eagle haunt the wilder and more remote mountainous districts, while the other large birds of prey, like the osprey and kite, are becoming scarce.
The wild dog, or dhole (Cyon), is found in all the wilder jungles of India, including Assam and Lower Burma.Advertisement
The transGogra region presents a wilder, submontane appearance.
Many motives have worked to bring these legends into their present form, and while they depict the character of Israel's wilder neighbours, they represent the recurrent alternating periods of hostility and fellowship between it and Edom which mark the history.
Beyond Hawes, towards the source, the valley soon becomes wide, bare and shallow, less rich in contrast, but wilder.
C. Hovey, in 1907, was led by expert guides into still wilder recesses, where a series of five domes were found, that opened into each other by tall gateways; each dome being 60 ft.
Wolves are found in the wilder parts of the Serra da Estrella, and wild boars are preserved in some districts.Advertisement
The Kurd and Nestorian tribes in the wilder parts of the Hakkiari Mountains are under slight government control, and are permitted to pay tribute and given selfgovernment in a large degree.
Her worship seems to have flourished especially in the wilder parts of Greece, such as Samothrace and Thessaly, in Caria and on the coasts of Asia Minor.
Nothing could have been wilder and more unpractical than the scheme on which he set his heart in 1255-1257, a plan for conquering Naples and Sicily for his second son.
Unlike the Scottish Highlands no part of them was capable of sheltering a whole native race in opposition to the advance of civilization, though early customs, tradition and the common use of the Erse language yet survive in some strength in the wilder parts of the west.
Many of the wilder myths are the expressions of the sportive and humorous faculties.
So far the peculiar mark of the wilder American tribe legends is the bestial character of the divine beings, which is also illustrated in Australia and Africa, while the bestial clothing, feathers or fur, drops but slowly off Indra, Zeus and the Egyptian Ammon, and the Scandinavian Odin.
Late in his life, Wilder started writing an autobiography.
In spite of the wilder excesses of some of its devotees however, the Method has been a good influence upon acting.
On its opening weekend a young employe, Annabelle Wilder, was found dead in a walk-in freezer.
Ritual is really much older than thought; it is much simpler and much wilder than thought.
Wilder's caustic wit was famous, but he wasn't above bullying.
Florence Court's most notable tree, the Irish yew, grows in a much wilder part of the estate.
Human sacrifices were known in ancient India and survived till late in the 19th century (see below); both Greeks and Romans practised them, no less than the wilder races of ancient Europe.
Wolves (C. Bengalensis) are formidable in the wilder tracts, and assemble in troops on the snow, destroying cattle and sometimes attacking single horsemen.
The south is much wilder, with huge unbroken tracts of rainforest.
All around the distillery site are rolling, fertile fields and in the distance wilder upland areas.
Wild looked the men, yet wilder the women.
It was afterward claimed that during the Second World War Attlee worked as a restraining influence on some of Churchill 's more wilder schemes.
Even wilder, was the idea of watching Cliff working in the studio.
Wilder 's caustic wit was famous, but he was n't above bullying.
Florence Court 's most notable tree, the Irish Yew, grows in a much wilder part of the estate.
Grab a bright wig (think Wilma Flintstone-red for an ideal shade) or have some fun with colored spray paints for a wilder look.
Ladies, modest is good--one or two buttons undone on that shirt is alluring, but your bikini shot is probably going to make you look a bit wilder than you really are.
Bozilovic has appeared in small roles in Van Wilder and Wedding Crashers.
Bozilovic has appeared in Wedding Crashers and National Lampoon's Van Wilder.
After appearing in the independent movie Finder's Fee, which was written and directed by Survivor host Jeff Probst, Reynolds landed the role of Van Wilder in National Lampoon's Van Wilder.
He's had a long and successful career in a variety of fields, but where is Gene Wilder now?
While he's not as active in the world of stage and screen, Wilder is keeping busy with other projects.
Gene Wilder was born Jerome Silberman on June 11, 1933, in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
Sadly, Wilder was allegedly abused and bullied in the Hollywood school, and soon returned to Wisconsin.
After graduating from the University of Iowa, Wilder studied theatre at the Old Vic Theatre School in Bristol, England.
Wilder continued his studies, spending years in various schools learning different acting methods.
He officially changed his name to Gene Wilder, and worked in several off-Broadway theatre productions while furthering his education.Though his dramatic acting was praised, his true calling was comedy.
Wilder's off-beat sense of humor and impeccable comedic timing made him a favorite amongst directors and screenwriters.
Between 1972 and 1977, Wilder also appeared on the children's television program The Electric Company.
In 1994, NBC offered him his own sitcom, called Something Wilder.
In addition to his acting and screenwriting, Gene Wilder is well-known for his marriage to comedian and former Saturday Night Live cast member Gilda Radner.
Wilder has put a lot of effort, time, and money into raising cancer awareness and telling Radner's story.
If you're wondering where is Gene Wilder now, he lives in Stamford, Connecticut with his wife.
While Wilder's film career has been on hiatus, he's still keeping busy with charity work and writing.
The fact that the materials were inexpensive allowed jewelry makers to experiment more and create wilder designs than they had up to this point.
The camera view takes on a more conventional "behind the vehicle" look, but you'll experience bigger, wilder jumps than on the little crotch rocket.
This is California's most northern wine region and is a bit wilder and woollier than its more staid Napa neighbor to the south, or even Sonoma.
Many teens opt for emo hair styles, scene hair, or even punk hair styles to show the wilder sides of their personality, while other teens choose from a wide range of bobs, shags, and fun looks for any hair color or length.
Go ahead and use your imagination, the wilder the better.
As the name implies, this Very Sexy tankini is a wild riot of tiger strips and dots; its perfect for exploring the wilder side of life!
Shiny jumpsuits were also part of the glam look, the wilder the better.
No Boundaries also offers a wedge-type sandal in slightly wilder color combinations like leopard print and technicolor polka dots, but the price is still right for under $10.
Her father (Mark Derwin formerly of One Life to Live and Guiding Light) refers to her as a nice girl and emphasizes to her wilder little sister his belief that boys like nice girls.
Shannen Doherty's career began with the role of young Jenny Wilder on Little House on the Prairie.
Tina Lord is Viki's wilder younger sister and Cord is Clint's good ol'boy son from a relationship back in Texas.
Addison's friendships with former married couple Naomi and Sam is explored, as is a budding attraction to Pete Wilder and his alternative medicine.
The Bennetts started the practice that also includes psychiatrist Violet Turner (Amy Brenneman), pediatrician Cooper Freedman (Paul Adelstein), and alternative medicine specialist Pete Wilder (Tim Daly).
Despite only dating to the mid-20th century, Lanz of Salzburg nightgowns look like something Laura Ingalls Wilder might have bedded down in, only with livelier prints.
However, for the wilder at heart, leather lingerie is a luxury they are comfortable with and they know some items are sexier than others.
Alan Wilder replaced Vince Clarke after he left to eventually form Erasure.
Wilder, in turn, would leave the band in 1995.
With the departure of Alan Wilder in 1995, the group was down to a trio.
Clarke, who actually penned the band's first songs, left the group in 1981 and was replaced by Alan Wilder, who played - you guessed it - keys.
Wilder quit the band in 1995, and Gahan, Gore and Fletcher have continued the band as a trio ever since.
The country was getting wilder and the homes were farther apart.
Wilder varieties roam in vast herds over the Tuscan and Roman maremmas, and the corresponding districts in Apulia and other regions.
The country known as Caria was shared between the Carians proper and the Caunians, who were a wilder people, inhabiting the district between Caria and Lycia.
The civilized Laos were long addicted to slave-hunting, not only with the sanction but even with the co-operation of their rulers, the Lao mandarins heading regular expeditions against the wilder tribes.
His wilder humour and greater heat of blood give him opportunities in which the Chaucerian tradition is not helpful, or even possible.
And, by the way, who estimates the value of the crop which nature yields in the still wilder fields unimproved by man?
I remember well one gaunt Nimrod who would catch up a leaf by the roadside and play a strain on it wilder and more melodious, if my memory serves me, than any hunting-horn.