Usage examples for debut

  1. Perhaps I wrote you last year of the many marks of kindness I have received from the Emperor of Brazil, and you remember that at the time of my debut as an author, my attention was turned to the natural history of that country. – Louis Agassiz: His Life and Correspondence by Louis Agassiz
  2. Another woman, also from the West, was with her at the time of her infant's birth, but scarcely had the " latest- found" given the first characteristic shriek of its debut upon the stage of life, when this person herself was taken seriously ill, and was obliged to return to her own cabin, leaving the poor exhausted mother entirely alone! – The Shirley Letters from California Mines in 1851-52 by Louise Amelia Knapp Smith Clappe
  3. The present volume contains Mogens, the story with which he made his literary debut, and other characteristic stories. – Mogens and Other Stories Mogens; The Plague At Bergamo; There Should Have Been Roses; Mrs. Fonss by Jens Peter Jacobsen
  4. Maida's fellow school- mates had whispered; her debut in society had been blighted by a paragraph in a notorious paper, afterwards gagged by Roger. – Lord John in New York by C. N. Williamson A. M. Williamson
  5. Natacha hasn't been able to hold herself in since she read that Annouchka was going to make her debut at Krestowsky. – The Secret of the Night by Gaston Leroux
  6. Without this envy, which has accelerated your flight to higher and higher spheres, you would still be twittering imperfect couplets, as on your first debut. – The Children of the World by Paul Heyse
  7. And I'm to make my debut this winter in 'Madame Butterfly. – The Precipice by Elia Wilkinson Peattie
  8. I had my company, I did my tour of America and Canada with great success and finally I came to Europe and made my debut at Brussels. – Okewood of the Secret Service by Valentine Williams
  9. She'd like to make her public debut here at DragonCon. – An Encounter in Atlanta by Ed Howdershelt
  10. Gounsovski has come himself to keep an eye on Annouchka's debut, eh? – The Secret of the Night by Gaston Leroux
  11. Monsieur, it will be a wonderful debut. – The Secret of the Night by Gaston Leroux
  12. It was the anniversary of the entrance of the Grand Admiral in the German Navy fifty years before, and the eighteenth anniversary of his debut in the cabinet, a record for a German Minister of Marine. – Germany, The Next Republic? by Carl W. Ackerman