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912 collocations for « amnesty »

912 collocations for « amnesty »

  • If you do not agree to abide by all the terms of this agreement, you must cease using and return or destroy all copies of Project Gutenberg-tm electronic works in your possession.
  • I am convinc'd the fault was all my Husband's And here I vowby all things just and sacred, To separate for ever from his Bed.
  • Three of us worked on the buildings, and the rest formed a pack train carrying all sorts of things from the shore to the valley.
  • So Willie was henceforth able to relieve his father by paying all his own college expenses.
  • In 2010, he played all 34 matches except 2 matches for suspension.
  • All day one saw black-robed figures moving quietly across the court, carrying all kinds of invalid paraphernaliacushions, rugs, cups of bouillonbut there was never any noiseno sound of talking or laughing.
  • I had employed all my time in engrossing books, but the duties of a prior were not for me, so I escaped, and went out into the world again.
  • They knew their great commander, and had confidence in him, and this aided them during that eventful day in holding their positions with that stubborn courage which destroyed all the hopes of the Emperor Napoleon.
  • Don't ask me to give up my boy to what they're fighting for in a country I've never seenmy little boy I raisedmy all I've gotmy life!
  • He, therefore, resolved to employ all 'his powers of argument and persuasion to convince the mind, and touch the heart of the young Squaw-Sachem; not only for the sake of her own immortal soul, but also in the hope that her influence, if she became a sincere Christian, might greatly tend to the conversion of her father and his tribe.
  • Time was when Mr. Carteret cut what is called a wide swath, when indeed he was kowtowed to as Lord Carteret, who drove tandem, shot pigeons, and played all the games, including poker and faro.
  • There is small cause for wonder that certain erroneous ideas are diffused among the public when they have their being in those very sophisms according to which the indemnity to be paid by the beaten enemy will pay all the debts and losses of the conquering nations.
  • The weeks slipped away, and the Triple Alliance soon got over their new-boy trials, and began to enjoy all the rights and privileges of Ronleigh College boys.
  • I have made a covenant with you and with them that shall come after you, that I shall no more bring such a flood to slay all people, and in token thereof I have set my rainbow in the clouds of heaven, for who that trespasseth I shall do justice otherwise on him.
  • I must go home to write an editorial welcoming the new republic, and prophesying all manner of success for it.
  • We may feel that we are working in the public interest [the Board smiled knowingly], if we employ all possible means to oust this old nuisance from among us.
  • Now it happed that the Emperor Constantine did do slay all the Christian men over all where he could find them, and for this cause St. Silvester fled out of the town with his clerks, and hid him in a mountain.
  • But he will enjoy all the pleasure that novelty can afford, when he becomes acquainted with the Chinese government and constitution; he will be amazed to find that there is a country where nobility and knowledge are the same, where men advance in rank as they advance in learning, and promotion is the effect of virtuous industry; where no man thinks ignorance a mark of greatness, or laziness the privilege of high birth.
  • "You tell me, Miss Muriel, that you suspect the truth, and yet you deny all knowledge of the murdered man!"
  • Lucy attempted to obey all three orders at once, and therefore did nothing.
  • Louis was sensible that the warlike genius of the people would soon render them excellent soldiers, and, far from despising them for their present want of experience, he employed all his art to detach them from the alliance of Burgundy.
  • Should the Legislature think it expedient to pass this roll in review and try all its parts by the test of public utility, they may be assured of every aid and light which Executive information can yield.
  • But fairy tales do not continue to satisfy all needs.
  • Dr. Burney wrote to the Rev. T. Twining on Christmas Day, 1784:'The Dean and Chapter of Westminster Abbey lay all the blame on Sir John Hawkins for suffering Johnson to be so unworthily interred.
  • Shedad became passionately enamoured of this woman, and yielded all the rest of his share in the booty in order to obtain possession of her and her two children.
  • pay in full; satisfy all demands, pay in full of all demands; clear, liquidate; pay up, pay old debts.
  • "They inherit," they say, "from their ancestors, the right which their ancestors possessed, of enjoying all the privileges of Englishmen."
  • The king, who sincerely reverenced him, wished and begged him to come and live in his family, where he could supply all his wants.
  • France was, by these reasons, obliged for many ages to employ all her influence and policy in strengthening herself against us, by treaties and alliances; and in our times, has given us a new reason for jealousy by extending her commerce, and improving her manufactures.
  • The Senate shall have the sole power to try all impeachments.
  • The small mixture of English which entered into this civil or military fabric (for it partook of both species) was so restrained by subordination under the foreigners, that the Norman dominion seemed now to be fixed on the most durable basis, and to defy all the efforts of its enemies.
  • The moment the thought came to him he tore a flyleaf out of the book and wrote in his big, sprawling hand: Dear Pete: I have to tell you that it has just occurred to me that you have been paying all the bills, and I've been paying none.
  • Certain weird barbaric melodies, which defy all laws of musical composition, but which haunt one like a dream of a lonely night on some wild African river, are said to have been written by "OLD EMMET."
  • A few years later, in my contempt of my childish efforts, I destroyed all these papers, not then anticipating that I could ever feel any curiosity about my first attempts at writing and reasoning.
  • His passion made him forget that he was surrounded by numerous enemies, who would combine to prevent his employing all his forces against one adversary.
  • Trying to obey all these conflicting commands at one and the same time, poor Martin made strange noises and tumbled about this way and that and set them all laughing at him.
  • Without being disloyal to the Foreign Secretary, I could not deny all personal desire to meet Maxine.
  • Pray all of you, then, for the spirit of faith, to believe really in God; and for the spirit of ghostly strength, to obey God honestly.
  • Stephen, who, notwithstanding his present difficulties, was jealous of the rights of his crown, refused them permission to attend [i]; and the pope, sensible of his advantage in contending with a prince who reigned by a disputed title, took revenge by laying all Stephen's party under an interdict [k].
  • And so, when Laurella could no longer sit up, they brought another cot for her, and she lay all day babbling childish nonsense, and playing dolls within hand-reach of the sick-bed; while Johnnie with Lissy's help, tended on them both.
  • Had Jane been possessed of less exuberance of fancy, she might have been a little at a loss to identify all these good properties with her hero: or had she possessed a matured or well-regulated judgment to control that fancy, they might possibly have assumed a different appearance.
  • These remove the objections that have been made to the house, are more fanciful and beautiful than convenient and habitable; the gardens have also been considerably improved, and now display all the beauties of modern planting.
  • At the close of a wonderful address on "the glory of the Athenian Empire," in which he has employed all the resources of his wide learning to paint a picture of Ancient Greece at her best, Wilamowitz breaks into this impassioned peroration: "But one element in life, the best of all, ye lacked, noble burghers of Athens.
  • Ostensibly all is done in the name of the committee; but Mr pays all the cost.
  • But, after these great areas were thus peopled, came the Glacial epoch, during which the excessive cold, to say nothing of depression and ice-covering, must have almost depopulated all the northern parts of Arctogaea, destroying all the higher mammalian forms, except those which, like the Elephant and Rhinoceros, could adjust their coats to the altered conditions.
  • The Secretary of War employed all his energies to forward them the necessary supplies and to muster and send such a military force to Utah as would render resistance on the part of the Mormons hopeless, and thus terminate the war without the effusion of blood.
  • But the tribunes were now restored in augmented number, and it was but natural that the patricians should insist on again occupying all places in the supreme magistracy.
  • "Do these boards supply all the money you need?" was Joe's next question.
  • I would lay all my plans and hopes before the Emperor Otto, who would naturally be inclined to assist the unfortunate widow; but he would be still more willing to do so when I told him of the future which might await her if my plans should be carried out.
  • We are actually reduced to the disagreeable necessity of paying all public officers, from the Governor-General downwards, in debentures, which are not exchangeable at par.
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