In order that a particular may count as an irregular appearance of a certain object, it is not necessary that it should bear any resemblance to the regular
appearances as regard its intrinsic qualities.
She has obtained a regular
and unanimous advice from men of her own deliberate choice.
They can discover the danger at a distance; and possessing all the organs of civil power, and the confidence of the people, they can at once adopt a regular
plan of opposition, in which they can combine all the resources of the community.
The whole regular
army was in the field, called there by the actions of the Black Hundreds.
Put him beside his wife and he looks a regular
This ain't no regular
cargo-carrier or passenger-carrier, no more than you gentlemen are a regular
company of ship-owners, with regular
offices, doin' business in a regular
An', you know, the ground has a regular
good smell to it, a-turnin' over an' turnin' over.
At intervals were heaps of green bread-fruit, raised in pyramidical stacks, resembling the regular
piles of heavy shot to be seen in the yard of an arsenal.
At the conclusion of each massacre in either country, or as soon thereafter as practicable, or at stated regular
periods, as may be provided by treaty, there shall be an exchange of scalps between the two Governments, scalp for scalp, without regard to sex or age; the Government having the greatest number is to be taxed on the excess at the rate of $1000 a scalp, and the other Government credited with the amount.
More fortunate results of the prevailing spirit were the gradual abandonment of the conceits and irregularities of the 'metaphysical' poets, and, most important, the perfecting of the highly regular
rimed pentameter couplet, the one great formal achievement of the time in verse.
Here we shall in time be in peace, and our regular
employments, our books and conversations, with exercise, the children, and every domestic pleasure in my power to procure her, will, I trust, gradually overcome this youthful attachment.