Dictionary.net

Loading...

Quotes of corresponding

  1. We have to admit that, notwithstanding all the efforts in which governments and peoples have participated, no corresponding change has been wrought in the aspect of the world's armaments. – Henry Campbell-Bannerman
  2. For no continuity of social act is possible without a corresponding social status and the many different kinds of act required in an industrial state, with its high degree of specialization, make for corresponding classification of status. – Kenneth Burke
  3. To create the power of competence without creating a corresponding direction to guide the use of that power is bad education. – John S. Dickey
  4. There is a muscular energy in sunlight corresponding to the spiritual energy of wind. – Annie Dillard
  5. As a society we're always so quick and able to spend money on lawyers for someone for incarceration, but we don't make the corresponding commitment to the preventative components of it. – Matt Gonzalez
  6. If diffraction or interference phenomena were to be sought it was therefore necessary, in accordance with the basic principles of wave theory, to select for the test arrangement far smaller decisive dimensions than those employed in corresponding tests with visible light. – Max von Laue
  7. For each chromosome contributed by the sperm there is a corresponding chromosome contributed by the egg, there are two chromosomes of each kind, which together constitute a pair. – Thomas Hunt Morgan
  8. And since all things have been named light and night and things corresponding to their powers for each, everything is full alike of light and invisible night, both equal since nothing has a share in neither. – Parmedides
  9. Every suggested idea produces a corresponding physical reaction. Every idea constantly repeated ends by being engraved upon the brain, provoking the act which corresponds to that idea. – Scott Reed
  10. Child psychology and animal psychology are of relatively slight importance, as compared with the sciences which deal with the corresponding physiological problems of ontogeny and phylogeny. – Wilhelm Wundt
  11. In Aristotle the mind, regarded as the principle of life, divides into nutrition, sensation, and faculty of thought, corresponding to the inner most important stages in the succession of vital phenomena. – Wilhelm Wundt

Usage examples for corresponding

  1. When a word stands by itself, with no other corresponding to it, we confess our ignorance, and say that it is affected by an extraordinary process, by a process peculiar to itself, or by a process to which we know nothing similar. – The English Language by Robert Gordon Latham
  2. But Montaigne, with his wide variety of subject, required and wrought out for himself a corresponding variety of style. – A Short History of French Literature by George Saintsbury
  3. In view of these facts, it was thought by all of us expedient- nay, more, positively right and just- that Georgia should have a corresponding weight in the counsels and conduct of the new Government. – The Rise and Fall of the Confederate Government, Vol. 1 (of 2) by Jefferson Davis
  4. This idea, corresponding to that of liberty and justice, is necessarily wanting where the former two do not exist. – Lectures on the true, the beautiful and the good by Victor Cousin
  5. I said, Monsieur, that there are other ways of corresponding than by writing! – The Red Symbol by John Ironside
  6. I should advise you, the Chief Constable said to Captain Dave, to put in a claim for every article corresponding with those you have lost. – When London Burned by G. A. Henty
  7. It would be difficult to find one corresponding in all its details to this description; yet it will give the reader an idea of what a good bull ought to be. – The American Reformed Cattle Doctor by George Dadd
  8. At least a lad belonging to an old Ennerdale family, the Bowmans of Mireside, was killed by falling from this rock at a date closely corresponding to that indicated in the poem. – Climbing in The British Isles. Vol. 1 - England by W. P. Haskett Smith
  9. I did not actually say what was in my thoughts, but I got so near to it that if they had any corresponding idea they could not have failed to express it. – Danger! and Other Stories by Arthur Conan Doyle
  10. Van Diricklagen was associated with the Governor as Vice- Director, and ensign Van Dyck, of whom the reader has before heard, was appointed Fiscal, an important office corresponding with our post of Treasurer. – Peter Stuyvesant, the Last Dutch Governor of New Amsterdam by John S. C. Abbott
  11. My turjeman once pointed out to me a piece of the ancient walls of the city, still remaining, exactly corresponding to these ruins. – Travels in the Great Desert of Sahara, in the Years of 1845 and 1846 by James Richardson
  12. They had been living in Australia for many years, during which time they had not visited Europe; and they wrote to the director of the Jardin d'Acclimatation, with whom they were in the habit of corresponding that they were bringing with them a curious creature, of an entirely unknown species, of which it was difficult to say whether it was a man or a monkey. – The Confessions of Arsène Lupin by Maurice Leblanc
  13. There was with her a feeling of having descended in the social scale, with a corresponding sense of having risen in the spiritual. – The Awakening and Selected Short Stories by Kate Chopin
  14. The warning which another sense, corresponding with the perception of odours in the body, gives you of evil in a man, at his first approach, is intended to put you on your guard, and lead to a closer observation of the person. – The Good Time Coming by T. S. Arthur
  15. How long have you two been corresponding in my absence and without my permission? – The Brown Study by Grace S. Richmond
  16. There can be no self- sacrifice without a corresponding self- satisfaction. – The Complete PG Edition of The Works of Winston Churchill by Winston Churchill
  17. Repentance is a change of mind; reformation is a corresponding change of life. – Bible-Readings-for-the-Home-Circle by
  18. There has been no corresponding increase of facilities for doing the work afforded to the department having charge of our foreign relations. – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various
  19. We have no corresponding office at the English court. – The Life of Marie Antoinette, Queen of France by Charles Duke Yonge
  20. Now it appears to be pretty certain that Andrejev visited a south- westerly continuation of the land named on recent maps " Wrangel Land," which in that case, like the corresponding part of America, forms a collection of many large and small islands. – The Voyage of the Vega round Asia and Europe, Volume I and Volume II by A.E. Nordenskieold