The armed demonstration which has been preparing for some days past has for its object a coup d’etat, threatens to provoke civil war, creates conditions favourable to pogroms and counterrevolution, the mobilization of counter-revolutionary forces, such as the Black Hundreds, which will inevitably bring about the impossibility of convoking the Constituent, will cause a military catastrophe, the death of the Revolution, paralyse the economic life of the country and destroy Russia;2.
As you ascend you will see on your right and left a great number of large black stones, and will hear on all sides a confusion of voices, which will utter a thousand injurious abuses to discourage you, and prevent your reaching the summit of the mountain.
Antonyms: deter, discourage, dissuade, hinder, hold back, repel, restrain.
And the old man met them, even Nestor, and caused the spirit to fail within the breasts of the Achaians.
He is big enough and old enough to look after himself, and if he is so foolish as to lose himself, I entirely refuse to accept the responsibility of hunting for him.”
A man need not shoot himself in order to commit suicide: he need only neglect the proper means of sustenance, and he will soon die.
nonsense, Daria Alexeyevna; you surely did not expect me to ruin him?” (
I reached out to smooth my hand under his shirt, but he used his free hand to stop me.
The confederacy was severely shaken, and when, in the following year, Suliman again revolted, the Egyptian troops under Gessi Pasha were able to disperse his forces and induce him to surrender on terms.