For young people, this dream implies loss and broken engagements.
Previous often signifies first by right; as, a previous engagement.
To dream of attending a reception, denotes that you will have pleasant engagements.
We must guard ourselves from recognizing any positive engagement between Mr. Copperfield and our niece, until we have had an opportunity—’‘Until YOU have had an opportunity, sister Lavinia,’ said Miss Clarissa.
If the bowl is soiled, or broken, you will rue an illicit engagement, which will give others pain, and afford you small pleasure.
To see a truss in your dream, your ill health and unfortunate business engagements are predicted.
Mrs. Shaw enjoyed the romance of the present engagement rather more than her daughter.
Following what is sure to be a record-breaking limited engagement, this picture should do solid business in wide release, possibly flirting with the $100 million mark if public opinion gets behind it….
After several years of teaching in the public schools of Cleveland she had met a young architect, and they were united after a short engagement.
An elegant, moderate-sized house in the centre of family connexions; continual engagements among them; commanding the first society in the neighbourhood; looked up to, perhaps, as leading it even more than those of larger fortune, and turning from the cheerful round of such amusements to nothing worse than a tete-a-tete with the person one feels most agreeable in the world.
Firstly, in order to exercise mnemotechnic: secondly, because after an interval of amnesia, when, seated at the central table, about to consult the work in question, he remembered by mnemotechnic the name of the military engagement, Plevna.
To dream of turpentine, foretells your near future holds unprofitable and discouraging engagements.
And to have entered into a secret engagement with a young man under her uncle's care, the son of a woman especially of such very large fortune as Mrs. Ferrars, is perhaps, altogether a little extraordinary.
He made a definite engagement with Felderson on the night of the murder, to meet him at a certain time and place specified by Woods.
Tonight I have a pressing engagement with the Ablative Absolute.
If the Dervishes moved swiftly, it looked as if a very critical engagement would have to be fought to avoid a damaging retreat.
To dream of crying, is a forerunner of illusory pleasures, which will subside into gloom, and distressing influences affecting for evil business engagements and domestic affairs.
For One Night Only, On account of imperative European engagements!
By degrees their once exciting engagements began to lapse, and despite his grief Eugene was not altogether sorry.
Combat, originally a hostile encounter between individuals, is now used also for extensive engagements.