Usage examples for Feted

  1. While the nobles were still in England, feted by Henry in his royal palace of Greenwich, renouncing their Irish names to become English earls and barons, the Ulster chief, protesting that he would never again take the name of O'Neill, but content himself with the title of Earl of Tyrone; while O'Brien was being created Earl of Thomond; McWilliams, Earl of Clanricard; O'Donnell, Earl of Tyrconnell; Kavanagh, Baron of Ballyann; and Fitzpatrick, Baron of Ossory; the clans at home, hearing in due time of those real treasons, were concerting plans for making their lords repent of their weakness or treachery, and for administering to them due punishment on their return. – Irish Race in the Past and the Present by Aug. J. Thebaud
  2. The one thought uppermost in my mind was, how will Lady Jane receive me- am I forgotten- or am I only remembered as the subject of that unlucky mistake, when, under the guise of an elder son, I was feted and made much of. – The Confessions of Harry Lorrequer, Complete by Charles James Lever (1806-1872)
  3. He recovered partially, and spent a short season of concert- giving in London, where he was feted and caressed by the best society as he had been in Paris. – The Great German Composers by George T. Ferris
  4. On this account I was extraordinarily feted, and my twenty- four hours passed only too quickly. – The Project Gutenberg Memoirs of Napoleon Bonaparte by Bourrienne, Constant, and Stewarton
  5. You will be feasted and feted everywhere. – That Little Girl of Miss Eliza’s by Jean K. Baird
  6. The duke feted him, and Tirant was held in high esteem by all the people in the land. – The White Knight: Tirant lo Blanc by Joanot Martorell and Marti Johan d'Galba
  7. The guests were received and feted generously and no expense was spared. – The Comedienne by Wladyslaw Reymont
  8. Hence Spanish wars have been long and sanguinary butcheries, while their civil dissensions are the feted ferment of corruption. – History of the War Between Mexico and the United States, with a Preliminary View of its Origin, Volume 1 by Brantz Mayer
  9. Meanwhile, Cesarini threw himself into the fashionable world, and to his own surprise was feted and caressed. – Ernest Maltravers, Complete by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  10. Salome was admired, followed, flattered, feted, as though she had been a beauty as well as an heiress. – The Lost Lady of Lone by E.D.E.N. Southworth
  11. In the summer season she was feted with bouquets kept fresh in tumblers of blue glass; this was particularly the case after the birth of Veronique. – The Village Rector by Honore de Balzac
  12. A Vienna paper announced: He has been feted and dined from morn till eve. – Mark Twain, A Biography, 1835-1910, Complete The Personal And Literary Life Of Samuel Langhorne Clemens by Albert Bigelow Paine Last Updated: February 20, 2009
  13. So they feted him, flattered him, and spread banquets for him. – This Country Of Ours by H. E. Marshall Author: Henrietta Elizabeth Marshall
  14. She, too, would enjoy her brother's visit; she would show herself abroad on the arm of a man feted in his native town, adored by the women, beloved by the proud Comtesse du Chatelet. – Eve and David by Honore de Balzac
  15. On all hands he is feted, dinners are given to him, a piece of plate presented, and as he feels the sweets of renown and of the wealth which he has won he meditates fresh conquests on the trackless desert, new adventures with his tried stockmen, and further acquisitions of riches. – Journals Of Two Expeditions Of Discovery In North-West And Western Australia, Vol. 2 (of 2) by George Grey
  16. In the French capital General Pershing and staff were received by the populace with wild enthusiasm, and for several days they were feted and entertained. – Kelly Miller's History of the World War for Human Rights by Kelly Miller
  17. Courted and feted and proposed to endlessly, she had found the excitement of being the center of attention irresistible. – Mezzerow Loves Company by Floyd L. Wallace