English words and Examples of Usage
use "stalemate" in a sentence
By March 1917, the military actions on the Eastern Front have come to stalemate
But by November Johnson had backed away from tying the F-4 sale
with the NPT after a stalemate
in negotiations, and Israel would neither sign nor ratify
rather than politely applaud, as the more staid
tennis audiences had done before.
"jolson has a revelation, that the staid
repertoire of the minstrel troupe can be transform
ed by actually playing black music in blackface.
Many of the young radicals dressed and acted in marked contrast to their staid
, buttoned-down elders, as New York Old Guard leader Louis Waldman recounted in a 1944 memoir: Louis Waldman, a top leader of the Old Guard.
Based primarily on family papers and letters, it is describe
d by Austen biographer Park Honan as "accurate, staid
, reliable, and at times vivid and suggestive".
Bibi Khanoom Astarabadi Bibi (?? ??) means Matron, "a married woman especially one characterized by dignity
discreet behaviour, and plump motherly appearance" ( OED ), Venerable lady or Grandmother.
The basic them
e is the contrast between Gulley jimson, the destructive creator, and Thomas Wilcher, the staid
conservator of the past.
The late 1960s involved attempts to shake up the somewhat staid
atmosphere through campus unrest and a return of Vanessa's first husband, who had been killed off in the mid-1950s.
He returns then to the them
e of the staid insipid
ity of the city-state, observing the unsettlingly cleanliness of the physical environment and the self-policing of the populace
He was of a staid
, wealthy, and dissatisfied aspect.
This year's secretariat represented 5 nationalities, and was a combination of staid
old hands and lively newcomers with varied backgrounds in Ergonomics.
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