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Quotes of pronounced

  1. It's a brilliant surface in that sunlight. The horizon seems quite close to you because the curvature is so much more pronounced than here on earth. It's an interesting place to be. I recommend it. – Neil Armstrong
  2. This was the man, this Balaam, I say, was the man, who desired to die the death of the righteous, and that his last end might be like his; and this was the state of his mind when he pronounced these words. – Joseph Butler
  3. Of course, in the United States, which at the time was a very young country, there were also class distinctions. They weren't as pronounced but they quickly evolved as well. – Iris Chang
  4. The fact that that's the difference between Mexicans and Cubans is pronounced It's so immediately recognizable, the way a Cuban speaks, the way a Cuban moves the hands. – Hector Elizondo
  5. Some Critics on the Hearth are not only good -natured, but have rather too high, or, if that is impossible, let us say too pronounced an opinion of the abilities of their literary friends. – James Payn
  6. 2005 opens with the promise of a number of substantial direct private investments that can swiftly transform the economy and set all sectors on a pronounced upward curve. – Baldwin Spencer
  7. Marriage: A word which should be pronounced "mirage". – Herbert Spencer
  8. If atheism is to be used to express the state of mind in which God is identified with the unknowable, and theology is pronounced to be a collection of meaningless words about unintelligible chimeras, then I have no doubt, and I think few people doubt. – Leslie Stephen
  9. With the requests of some he complied, and has published a discourse, delivered before the Society for recovering drowned persons, which may be justly pronounced one of the most beautiful and interesting sermons in the English language. – John Strachan
  10. What I think we fear is rapid, pronounced and uncontrollable changes to ourselves, and because of this we have a form of personality inertia- something that resists rapid change. – Simon Travaglia
  11. I would suggest that barbarism be considered as a permanent and universal human characteristic which becomes more or less pronounced according to the play of circumstances. – Simone Weil
  12. A judgment pronounced in accordance with the facts can therefore assign to it an historical place only within that movement of reformation which was brought to a victorious issue by King Josiah. – Julius Wellhausen

Usage examples for pronounced

  1. The sentence pronounced he seemed to have been forgotten; days, weeks, months elapsed. – Napoleon the Little by Victor Hugo
  2. On the contrary, I pronounced it good. – The Promised Land by Mary Antin
  3. Heartwood light brown in color, sapwood nearly white, coarse conspicuous grain, compact structure, annual rings pronounced – Seasoning of Wood by Joseph B. Wagner
  4. It contained the information that the divorce was pronounced – East Lynne by Mrs. Henry Wood
  5. " The most fun in the world is to run away from the things you ought to do," she pronounced – Just Patty by Jean Webster
  6. On the third the doctor pronounced me better, and able to go into the drawing- room. – Ellen Middleton--A Tale by Georgiana Fullerton
  7. Thus it is that few have made any attempt so far to arrive at an exact knowledge of the nature of true beauty, by which in the last analysis all else must be determined; rather, each has immediately pronounced that to be beautiful which affected him with some sort of pleasure. – An Essay on True and Apparent Beauty in which from Settled Principles is Rendered the Grounds for Choosing and Rejecting Epigrams by Pierre Nicole
  8. Let judgment be pronounced upon them! – They Call Me Carpenter by Upton Sinclair
  9. His party was going to be, was already, in fact, pronounced a success. – Jeanne of the Marshes by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  10. A low whistle was then given, and the words " Monday night" pronounced in a whisper. – Poor Jack by Frederick Marryat
  11. Though the chocolate was excellent, I pronounced it badly made. – The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons by Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
  12. It was as though he had pronounced sentence on her- a life sentence! – The Moon out of Reach by Margaret Pedler
  13. But, in reality, they pronounced sentence on themselves and their own church. – Orthodoxy: Its Truths And Errors by James Freeman Clarke
  14. These words were pronounced by the third person at my right on the bench. – True and Other Stories by George Parsons Lathrop
  15. With a pronounced bow over his hat Powers was out of the room. – The Great Miss Driver by Anthony Hope
  16. " The bone's broken," he pronounced – The Argus Pheasant by John Charles Beecham
  17. The elusive air of flight that was hers was more pronounced at the moment. – Mary Gray by Katharine Tynan
  18. I fancy that had there been an audience, that would have been pronounced a good fight. – The Portal of Dreams by Charles Neville Buck
  19. The Sachems of the tribe pronounced the child to be consecrated and chosen to rule over them by the gods. – When Dreams Come True by Ritter Brown
  20. Co- operation has been a pronounced success. – Deep Furrows by Hopkins Moorhouse