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Usage examples for genet

  1. " That is very satisfactorily done," Ned said to himself, " and it is by no means likely that Master Genet will get a hearing before tomorrow morning. – By Pike and Dyke: A Tale of the Rise of the Dutch Republic by G.A. Henty
  2. It must be admitted that Genet would have had an easy task, had he had but the people to reckon with. – American Merchant Ships and Sailors by Willis J. Abbot
  3. Everywhere toasted and feasted, Monsieur Genet did not neglect the Rights of Man, for without doubt the United States was to declare war on Britain within a fortnight. – The Complete PG Edition of The Works of Winston Churchill by Winston Churchill
  4. We Americans are apt to regard with some pride Washington's stout adherence to the most rigid letter of the law of neutrality in those troublous times, and our historians have been at some pains to impress us with the impropriety of Jefferson's scarcely concealed liking for France; but the fact is that no violation of the neutrality law which Genet sought was more glaring than those continually committed by Great Britain, and which our Government failed to resent. – American Merchant Ships and Sailors by Willis J. Abbot
  5. Randolph of my opinion, and argued chiefly on the resurrection of popularity to Genet which might be produced by this measure. – Memoir, Correspondence, And Miscellanies, From The Papers Of Thomas Jefferson by Thomas Jefferson
  6. Yes, but you would be liable to detection by any one who has known this man Genet – By Pike and Dyke: A Tale of the Rise of the Dutch Republic by G.A. Henty
  7. Genet who was riding ahead of the others, reined in his horse suddenly. – By Pike and Dyke: A Tale of the Rise of the Dutch Republic by G.A. Henty
  8. With this purpose in view, the Government sent as Minister to the United States, Citizen Genet an ardent apostle of the Revolution. – Union and Democracy by Allen Johnson
  9. Winesap 42 " Jonathan 41 " Missouri Pippin 40 " Gano 30 " York Imperial 18 " Genet 12 " Smith's Cider 8 " Maiden's Blush 5 " Grimes's Golden 3 " Willow Twig 3 " Huntsman 2 votes. – The Apple by Various
  10. As for Genet Ned felt that his own life would not be safe as long as this man lived. – By Pike and Dyke: A Tale of the Rise of the Dutch Republic by G.A. Henty
  11. It was during the controversy with M. Genet the French minister, as to his right to refit a captured English merchantman as a privateer at an American port, and then send her out for a cruise. – The American Judiciary by Simeon E. Baldwin, LLD
  12. The first question, whether we should receive the French minister, Genet was proposed, and we agreed unanimously that he should be received; Hamilton, at the same time, expressing his great regret that any accident had happened, which should oblige us to recognise the government. – Memoir, Correspondence, And Miscellanies, From The Papers Of Thomas Jefferson by Thomas Jefferson
  13. He desired we would meet at my office the next day, to consider what should be done with the vessels armed in our ports by Mr. Genet and their prizes. – Memoir, Correspondence, And Miscellanies, From The Papers Of Thomas Jefferson by Thomas Jefferson
  14. There were two reasons why the fiery appeals of Genet to the people of Carolina to take up arms against Spain were received enthusiastically. – Stories Of Georgia 1896 by Joel Chandler Harris
  15. Without knowing the views of what is called the republican party here, or having any communication with them, I could, undertake to assure him, from my intimacy with that party in the late Congress, that there was not a view in the republican party as spread over the United States, which went to the frame of the government; that I believed the next Congress would attempt nothing material, but to render their own body independent; that that party were firm in their dispositions to support the government; that the manoeuvres of Mr. Genet might produce some little embarrassment, but that he would be abandoned by the republicans the moment they knew the nature of his conduct; and on the whole, no crisis existed which threatened any thing. – Memoir, Correspondence, And Miscellanies, From The Papers Of Thomas Jefferson by Thomas Jefferson
  16. He would laugh then in a key so high and restless that the commandant, shaking his head, would murmur to the lieutenant beside him, " One day, Genet we must be on the alert for a dagger in that quarter there, eh?" – O. Henry Memorial Award Prize Stories of 1921 by Various
  17. Washington encountered the efforts of Genet and the French revolutionists; John Adams, the projects of Miranda; Jefferson, the schemes of Aaron Burr. – Cuba, Old and New by Albert Gardner Robinson
  18. The great news of that day which concerns the world- and incidentally this story- was that Citizen Genet had landed at Charleston. – The Complete PG Edition of The Works of Winston Churchill by Winston Churchill

Rhymes for genet

  • sennett;