Usage examples for debut

  1. Fortunately, I was the only sufferer, for to my great joy I heard a few months after that she had made a successful debut at the Dresden court theatre. – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  2. As with the debut of most of the boys, coherence was smothered in verbiage. – The Lash by Olin L. Lyman
  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. Gounsovski has come himself to keep an eye on Annouchka's debut eh? – The Secret of the Night by Gaston Leroux
  5. 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
  6. Monsieur, it will be a wonderful debut – The Secret of the Night by Gaston Leroux
  7. Frank Leigh made his debut at Lincoln's Inn's Fields, 31 December, 1702, as Tristram in the original production of Mrs. Centlivre's The Stolen Heiress. – The Works of Aphra Behn, Vol. I (of 6) by Aphra Behn
  8. When an invitation has been received to an " At Home" debut and one has not been able to attend, cards should be sent by mail or messenger, to arrive at the time of the ceremony. – The Book of Good Manners by W. C. Green
  9. Thus modestly is told the debut of Edison in the telephone art, to which with his carbon transmitter he gave the valuable principle of varying the resistance of the transmitting circuit with changes in the pressure, as well as the vital practice of using the induction coil as a means of increasing the effective length of the talking circuit. – Edison, His Life and Inventions by Frank Lewis Dyer and Thomas Commerford Martin
  10. She'd like to make her public debut here at DragonCon. – An Encounter in Atlanta by Ed Howdershelt
  11. After remaining three years, he began his career as a solo player, and, after meeting with the greatest success at Berlin and Vienna, directed his course to Paris, where he made his debut at the " Concerts Spirituels." – Great Violinists And Pianists by George T. Ferris
  12. And I'm to make my debut this winter in 'Madame Butterfly. – The Precipice by Elia Wilkinson Peattie
  13. He was eagerly desirous to lend his mute applause to Mary Garland's debut in the Roman social world. – Roderick Hudson by Henry James
  14. Next morning Rose went home to the city and soon after made a brilliant debut in society, for she was really a charming little thing. – Hoosier Mosaics by Maurice Thompson
  15. 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
  16. 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
  17. 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
  18. 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
  19. 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
  20. 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