Definitions of hungary

  1. A country in Central Europe, now a part of the Austro- Hungarian Empire.

Usage examples for hungary

  1. I wish I had travelled in Hungary. – Marriage by H. G. Wells
  2. The Hallers were well known to him, and not alone my best beloved, inasmuch as they did great trading with his kingdom of Hungary; and he was well pleased to see my Hans with his father as one of the council. – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  3. The union between Austria and Hungary is a personal union. – Face to Face with Kaiserism by James W. Gerard
  4. The following story is told by a gentleman who was sporting in Hungary at the time the circumstance occurred:-" About dusk, just as the last sledge had arrived within a quarter of a mile of a village on the way homeward, and had cleared the corner of a wood which had bounded the road at a few yards distance for a considerable length; the owner, who was seated behind, with his back to the horses, espied a wolf rush out of the angle of the wood, and give chase to the sledge at the top of his speed. – Anecdotes of the Habits and Instinct of Animals by R. Lee
  5. I had kept a passport for Hungary in readiness for a long time; I disguised myself as a Greek merchant, shaved off my long beard, and reached Galatz by by- roads. – Timar's Two Worlds by Mór Jókai
  6. I. section 7. 'Walter of Varila, a good man, who, having been sent by the prince's father into Hungary, had brought the blessed Elizabeth into Thuringen- land. – The Saint's Tragedy by Charles Kingsley
  7. Who or what the man was or might have been was ever a field of fascinating speculation to the American, but his wildest conjecture had never travelled east of Italy or Hungary. – The Bronze Bell by Louis Joseph Vance
  8. Though outnumbering the Christians five to one and victorious in the battle itself, the Tatars were unable to push farther west and turned south into Hungary and other Alpine lands. – The Rising Tide of Color Against White World-Supremacy by Theodore Lothrop Stoddard
  9. In his speech to the Austro- Hungarian Delegations Aehrenthal declared that he intended to continue " an active foreign policy," which would enable Austria- Hungary to " occupy to the full her place in the world." – The Development of the European Nations, 1870-1914 (5th ed.) by John Holland Rose
  10. They left England yesterday for foreign parts- Hungary, I fancy, my lord. – Red Money by Fergus Hume
  11. Quite so, but the rousing of the war spirit in Austria and Hungary was useless unless that spirit is given something to do. – Jennie Baxter, Journalist by Robert Barr
  12. He seems to be a man highly esteemed in Hungary. – 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. From a child he knoweth the roads to Hungary. – The Nibelungenlied by Unknown
  14. In his time he had received in Hungary a number of bayonet- thrusts because he would not grasp at a stirrup which was shown as means of salvation to him, and cry for quarter. – Stories by Foreign Authors: Polish by Various
  15. The Emperor payeth him yearly tribute for Hungary threescore thousand dollars, which is sterling thirteen thousand pounds, besides presents to the Viceroy and pashas, which are said to surmount twenty thousand dollars. – Voyager's Tales by Richard Hakluyt
  16. What was keeping him in Hungary? – The Secret Witness by George Gibbs
  17. The governor couldn't have got hold of a better if he'd searched all Arabia, and Hungary to boot. – At Love's Cost by Charles Garvice
  18. I have rarely seen more hopeless- looking people than those congregated on the platforms of the little stations at which we stopped in Hungary. – The New Frontiers of Freedom from the Alps to the Ægean by Edward Alexander Powell
  19. The long- rooted clover of Hungary is an excellent productive variety, enduring successfully almost any degree of drought. – Soil Culture by J. H. Walden