Usage examples for ceremony

  1. Then the Colonel got to his feet, and bowed to Stephen with ceremony. – The Crisis, Complete by Winston Churchill Last Updated: March 6, 2009
  2. " We went through the marriage ceremony here, three weeks ago, she and I, as this man will tell you. – The Heather-Moon by C. N. Williamson and A. M. Williamson
  3. And where did the ceremony take place? – Cosmopolis, Complete by Paul Bourget Last Updated: March 3, 2009
  4. Joyce did not stand on ceremony that night. – East Lynne by Mrs. Henry Wood
  5. Gentlemen, as the host in Castle Craneycrow, I invite you to witness the marriage ceremony which is to make it impossible for you to take Dorothy Garrison to Brussels. – Castle Craneycrow by George Barr McCutcheon
  6. Immediately after the ceremony the new Queen set out for Spain. – The Memoirs of Louis XIV., Volume 9 And His Court and of The Regency by Duc de Saint-Simon
  7. This ceremony is called " sembajang istira." – Letters of a Javanese Princess by Raden Adjeng Kartini Commentator: Louis Couperus
  8. It can only be opened when the ceremony of marriage takes place between- he bowed again to Lady Agnes and this time also to Lambert. – Red Money by Fergus Hume
  9. After the hurried ceremony was over, one of them approached Faversham. – The Mating of Lydia by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  10. They are now making a ceremony to find it." – Traditions of the Tinguian: A Study in Philippine Folk-Lore by Fay-Cooper Cole
  11. But he might not want to make this long journey for the sake of one marriage ceremony. – The Garden of Eden by Max Brand
  12. Although a marriage ceremony had been performed between them by a bishop, he was not her husband, but the husband of Rose Cameron. – The Lost Lady of Lone by E.D.E.N. Southworth
  13. She seemed to have regarded ceremony as unnecessary. – Mohun, or, The Last Days of Lee by John Esten Cooke
  14. He was thinking of the men who had approached Nita with the ceremony which had so delighted her. – The Heart of Unaga by Ridgwell Cullum
  15. It must, she told herself, have been knocked there during the ceremony. – Caribbee by Thomas Hoover
  16. We mustn't forget our good- bye ceremony. – The Little Colonel at Boarding-School by Annie Fellows Johnston
  17. Naida, I- I- Well, somehow I am afraid of the ceremony this afternoon- the wedding ceremony! – Astounding Stories of Super-Science, December 1930 by Various
  18. Another little ceremony takes place here to- day, of course. – King Matthias and the Beggar Boy by Nicholas Jósika
  19. " I mean one ceremony for father, and one for mother," answered Sue. – Apron-Strings by Eleanor Gates
  20. But the wolf found them all, and used no great ceremony; one after the other he swallowed them down his throat. – Household Tales by Brothers Grimm by Grimm Brothers