Usage examples for homage

  1. To speak the truth, Miss Vavasour was by no means insensible to the admiration she commanded, and appreciated homage thoroughly. – Barren Honour: A Novel by George A. Lawrence
  2. Richard appeared to hear nothing, or it was homage that he heard. – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  3. He felt it beneath her to utter the homage which every look conveyed. – The Last Days of Pompeii by Edward George Bulwer-Lytton
  4. What Italian would refuse him homage – The Prince by Nicolo Machiavelli
  5. He had been a great figure socially, he had played his part in public as an official with brilliancy and distinction, he had enjoyed the friendship of the greatest of his contemporaries, but no one knew better than he did that the popular homage was offered to his personality rather than to his art. – Leighton by A. Lys Baldry
  6. No king could have received more sincere or delighted homage – The House Behind the Cedars by Charles W. Chesnutt
  7. He was not the least in love with her; admiration, homage liking, but not love- anything but that- filled him; yet he dreamed of her, thought of her, compared her face with others that he had seen- all simply because her beauty had dazed him. – Wife in Name Only by Charlotte M. Braeme (Bertha M. Clay)
  8. The company paid homage to Jeanne. – The Rough Road by William John Locke
  9. They rule the conduct of the Dyak, and therefore receive the same religious homage as their gods do. – Children of Borneo by Edwin Herbert Gomes
  10. It is a pity to see such awful homage rendered to the mere intellect, apart from truth and goodness. – Journal of an African Cruiser by Horatio Bridge
  11. This young man had never paid homage of any kind to Miss Peckover, and such neglect was by no means what she was used to. – The Nether World by George Gissing
  12. After the conquest was completed the Mongol sovereign exacted only three things from the prostrate state- homage tribute, and a military contingent when required. – A Short History of Russia by Mary Platt Parmele
  13. How pleased I was yesterday with the homage they all paid to me! – The Magic Skin by Honore de Balzac
  14. The Chapter were drawn up in two rows with bowed heads, offering homage to their prince. – The Shadow of the Cathedral by Vicente Blasco Ibañez
  15. He, Who possesses all things, bends His knees to crave, and His prayers are definite, no empty form, no homage without sense of need, no firing of blank cartridge without an aim. – The Gospel According to St. Mark by G. A. Chadwick
  16. We admit the homage but deny the reverence. – Is The Bible Worth Reading And Other Essays by Lemuel K. Washburn
  17. A certain homage was paid to the beauty. – Idle Hour Stories by Eugenia Dunlap Potts
  18. One only thing can keep you down, For your great soul too mean; You'd not, to mount a bishop's throne, Pay homage to the Queen. – St. John's College, Cambridge by Robert Forsyth Scott
  19. I should judge so from the homage which follows her. – The Woman in the Alcove by Anna Katharine Green
  20. Our homage is not enough for her; she must have our blood! – San-Cravate; or, The Messengers; Little Streams by Charles Paul de Kock