Usage examples for reformed

  1. The way in which Marianna received the old fellow when we took him home has quite reformed him. – Weird Tales. Vol. I by E. T. A. Hoffmann
  2. In this story the chap had led rather a tough life, but had reformed, and the road- agents recognized him and knew he meant business. – Montezuma's Castle and Other Weird Tales by Charles B. Cory
  3. Not that she was a reformed soul- far from it! – The Cricket by Marjorie Cooke
  4. On the route he took, he reformed many things. – History of the Incas by Pedro Sarmiento de Gamboa
  5. There was much to be done before the brutal customs of Unyoro could be reformed: and I was by no means satisfied with the conduct exhibited by Kabba Rega. – Ismailia by Samuel W. Baker
  6. These are therefore considered involuntary and certain to be reformed when man knows better and has the corresponding strength of his knowledge. – Preaching and Paganism by Albert Parker Fitch
  7. I warn my countrymen against the policy of allowing these Reformed Councils to work their wicked will. – Freedom Through Disobedience by C. R. (Chittaranjan) Das
  8. Holland and Zealand were devoted to the Prince; their whole population, with hardly an individual exception, converted to the Reformed religion. – Project Gutenberg History of The Netherlands, 1555-1623, Complete by John Lothrop Motley
  9. Romilly, Mackintosh, and Peel reformed the criminal law in the very spirit of Bentham. – A Short History of English Liberalism by Walter Lyon Blease
  10. The reformed religion is here established, but the churches have nothing to boast of in appearance. – A tour through some parts of France, Switzerland, Savoy, Germany and Belgium by Richard Boyle Bernard
  11. The administration of the poor rate, which consisted of officials of the respective parishes, is therefore reformed. – Selected Essays by Karl Marx
  12. Isn't there some proverb about a reformed rake? – Washington Square by Henry James
  13. I hope you don't want me to think that crowd of pirates will listen to you when they hear you have reformed. – The Boy Allies with Uncle Sams Cruisers by Ensign Robert L. Drake
  14. In England, the authority of Elizabeth had established itself, and the internal organization of the Reformed Church was going on, in an uncertain and tentative way, but steadily. – Spenser (English Men of Letters Series) by R. W. Church
  15. They formed the first libraries; they taught the young; they educated women in convents, and by degrees dispersed the shades of ignorance, idolatry, and barbarism, and reformed England. – English Villages by P. H. Ditchfield
  16. Some of them hope to bring Socialism to pass by means of a reformed Parliament; others hope to bring it to pass by means of a newer, wiser, and juster public opinion. – Britain for the British by Robert Blatchford
  17. He has reformed so much since-" " Aren't you ready yet, my dear? – Cupid's Middleman by Edward B. Lent
  18. This country will not, in the full sense, be a self- governing country until the machinery of the House of Commons is amended, and its procedure reformed. – The New Irish Constitution by J. H. Morgan
  19. Of course, he said, I shall be very glad- and so will Mrs. Petter- to find that you have reformed, but as to your coming here- Now, then, said Mr. Beam, I know you are not the man to allow trifles to stand in the way of important movements. – The Squirrel Inn by Frank R. Stockton