Usage examples for renewal

  1. She scarcely admitted to her own mind the idea that she would now accept, if offered, the suit she had before despised; she did not even contemplate the renewal of that suit,- though there was something in the gallant and disinterested character of Vernon which should have made her believe he would regard their altered fortunes rather as a claim on his honour than a release to his engagements. – Lucretia, Complete by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  2. Religion must therefore include a " world- denial and a world- renewal – An Interpretation of Rudolf Eucken's Philosophy by W. Tudor Jones
  3. It is supposed that Buonaparte found himself too poor to marry at this time; and circumstances interfered to prevent any renewal of his proposals. – The History of Napoleon Buonaparte by John Gibson Lockhart
  4. His conduct in many things must depend on the reception which might probably be accorded to a renewal of his suit. – Lady Anna by Anthony Trollope
  5. It was not desirable to give a chance for their renewal now. – Project Gutenberg History of The Netherlands, 1555-1623, Complete by John Lothrop Motley
  6. Consequently, it is being eliminated from its legitimate field, and it is only here and there among the younger men that such a figure as Trafford gives any promise of a renewal of that enthusiasm, that intellectual enterprise, which were distinctive of the great age of scientific advance. – Marriage by H. G. Wells
  7. Risler attempts to go down again in order to avoid a renewal of the conversation at breakfast; but his wife will not allow him to do so. – Fromont and Risler, Complete by Alphonse Daudet Last Updated: March 3, 2009
  8. And now there is need of rest; And need of renewal there is; And need of silence, And need of sleep. – Open Water by Arthur Stringer
  9. There was no renewal at this time of their lover- like relations, and they parted in friendship. – The Romance of Old New England Rooftrees by Mary Caroline Crawford
  10. It had served its purpose, out of the curious act of faith a renewal of strength was born and Louis was again King. – The Justice of the King by Hamilton Drummond
  11. In him it took the form of a renewal more devoted perhaps than ever, of the determination to maintain an uncompromising purity of aim in his work. – Aurora the Magnificent by Gertrude Hall
  12. If he is not used to walking, he will have to begin by walking only a mile or two, but after a time he will do his four- mile walk in about an hour, with no waste of business time, and with a renewal of energy that will seem little short of marvelous. – Psychotherapy by James J. Walsh
  13. According to the Formula of Concord this renewal of the obnoxious formula at the time of the Interim furnished the direct occasion for the Majoristic Controversy. – Historical Introductions to the Symbolical Books of the Evangelical Lutheran Church by Friedrich Bente
  14. Friends quarrel, and are miserable in their state of separation; and afterward, when the friendship is renewed, it is discovered that the bitter dispute was only a blessing in disguise, as the renewal itself was an exquisite pleasure, and the result has been a firmer and more stable relationship of love and trust. – Friendship by Hugh Black
  15. Half a century since, when our people were but four millions in number, and were poor and scattered, gentlemen like you were secured in the monopoly of their works for fourteen years, with a power of renewal for a similar term. – Letters on International Copyright; Second Edition by Henry C. Carey
  16. But she had seen Harry Handcock at least weekly for the last ten years, and having seen him without any speech of love, she was not now prepared for the renewal of such speaking. – Miss Mackenzie by Anthony Trollope
  17. Mitchy's momentary renewal of stillness was addressed, he somehow managed not obscurely to convey, to the last clause of his friend's speech. – The Awkward Age by Henry James
  18. So successfully did Charles and du Guesclin meet this renewal of the war that Prince Edward and his sixty thousand men were gradually driven north until the English possessions were reduced to a few towns upon the coast. – A Short History of France by Mary Platt Parmele
  19. Russia had not only left the Second Coalition, but was threatening England with a renewal of the Armed Neutrality League. – William Pitt and the Great War by John Holland Rose
  20. The negotiations came to a standstill, and both sides began to make preparations for a renewal of the war. – History of Holland by George Edmundson