Usage examples for tribute

  1. It was a tribute not only to rank but to power. – Leaves from a Field Note-Book by J. H. Morgan
  2. Sisters, her surprise was really a tribute. – Phemie Frost's Experiences by Ann S. Stephens
  3. Heglar nodded in tribute. – The Return of Tharn by Howard Carleton Browne
  4. He stared at her, wide- eyed and admiring, his tribute to the glorious. – The Hollow of Her Hand by George Barr McCutcheon
  5. How did your tribute arise? – Irish Fairy Tales by James Stephens
  6. No other American writer has been given the tribute of more than a perfunctory notice in the non- English- speaking countries. – Education: How Old The New by James J. Walsh
  7. Pray, as a small tribute, take that from me!" – Thaddeus of Warsaw by Jane Porter
  8. While Lucretius pays the tribute of admiration to the literary accomplishment of his friend, and to the active part which he played in politics, he yet addresses him with the authority of a master. – The Roman Poets of the Republic by W. Y. Sellar
  9. The easiest thing to do was to pay the tribute; and as the other civilized nations did this, the United States followed their example. – Stories of New Jersey by Frank Richard Stockton
  10. And let me take this occasion to pay tribute once again to the splendid spirit of cooperation the American people have shown which has made possible our success in meeting this emergency up to this time. – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various
  11. When George the First came to the throne, Stair was taken into favor again, and as a special tribute to his diplomatic capacity was sent to represent England at the Court of France. – A History of the Four Georges, Volume I (of 4) by Justin McCarthy
  12. But one small sigh for the doomed Mothers' Meeting was the only tribute Annette paid to it. – Notwithstanding by Mary Cholmondeley
  13. The men would come in for their share of attention later; the girl demanded hers now, like a right and a tribute. – Wolf Breed by Jackson Gregory
  14. The moment Petronius offered to allow my people to return to their homes and pay tribute to Rome I advised them to submit." – Beric the Briton A Story of the Roman Invasion by G. A. Henty
  15. He had ascertained that the golden charm which made the Brices worthy of tribute had been lost. – The Crisis, Complete by Winston Churchill Last Updated: March 6, 2009
  16. He had not planned to produce anything, nor yet to help other men produce, but to farm other men's needs- get hold of something so necessary for their success that it would force tribute from them. – The Desert Fiddler by William H. Hamby
  17. They were justly proud of paying no tribute, but it was, perhaps, because they had nothing to pay. – Project Gutenberg History of The Netherlands, 1555-1623, Complete by John Lothrop Motley
  18. One had to believe that he knew what he was talking about; that his apparently mysterious past included the management of hotels, and this instinctive if reluctant credence was a tribute to the man's magnetic power. – The Lightning Conductor Discovers America by C. N. (Charles Norris) Williamson and A. M. (Alice Muriel) Williamson
  19. Be d- d he that dare not, For my part I'll spare not To beauty afflicted a tribute to give! – The Letter-Bag of Lady Elizabeth Spencer-Stanhope v. I. by A. M. W. Stirling (compiler)
  20. Electra could not be allowed to lose anything so precious, nor could he lose it either, his small share of tribute. – Rose MacLeod by Alice Brown