Usage examples for realm

  1. " If the scheme is successful, your father will be a peer of the realm, Mr. Stafford," he said drily, with an emphasis on the " if." – At Love's Cost by Charles Garvice
  2. And that purpose was to force the young princess into a marriage with himself, so as to help his schemes of treason against the Lord Protector, and get into his own hands the care of the boy king and the government of the realm. – Historic Girls by E. S. Brooks
  3. Sometimes it all seems to belong to the realm of hypnotic visions. – The Shadow World by Hamlin Garland
  4. I cannot be True to this realm of England and the Pope Together, says the heretic. – Queen Mary and Harold by Alfred Lord Tennyson
  5. When I was a child, she said, I used to think that by opening a door I could step into an enchanted realm like this. – The Complete PG Edition of The Works of Winston Churchill by Winston Churchill
  6. The Congress has already demonstrated that tax legislation can be removed from purely political consideration into the realm of patriotic business principles. – State of the Union Addresses of Calvin Coolidge by Calvin Coolidge
  7. Now what on earth can a man gain by taking current coins of the realm and making them red hot? – The Mystery of the Four Fingers by Fred M. White
  8. He thought no realm On which the sun had shone was half so bright. – Poems by Elizabeth Stoddard
  9. For here we are facing a realm where we never can enter at all until we enter, each man for himself. – Christianity and Progress by Harry Emerson Fosdick
  10. And heaven is the realm of spirits, the realm of freedom of the spirit. – The Ego and His Own by Max Stirner
  11. In the west, the Egyptians say, lies the realm of death. – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  12. To possess it, I would give all the gold in my realm. – The Firelight Fairy Book by Henry Beston
  13. And yet there are people who tell us women must not invade the realm of politics, where matters relating to the liquor traffic are dealt with. – In Times Like These by Nellie L. McClung
  14. At his approach they rose, and standing they welcomed back to their realm as a mighty prince he who had gone forth a simple sailor. – This Country Of Ours by H. E. Marshall Author: Henrietta Elizabeth Marshall
  15. You know you can't spring that safety- of- the- realm stuff over here. – Wilt Thou Torchy by Sewell Ford
  16. They had much to tell one to the other, but the hours passed till it was time for the knight to go again to his own realm. – French Mediaeval Romances from the Lays of Marie de France by Marie de France
  17. In the lower realm the Eternal Word was the power which held all things together, and similar but higher in fashion is the relation between Him and the whole multitude of believing souls. – The Expositor's Bible: Colossians and Philemon by Alexander Maclaren