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to win a victory over, as in battle or a competition

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Notwithstanding this apparent adherence in Magua to the original determination of his conquerors, Heyward could not believe his tempting bait was so soon forgotten; and he knew the windings of an Indian's path too well to suppose that its apparent course led directly to its object, when artifice was at all necessary.
When these things are remembered no one will marvel at the ease with which Alexander held the Empire of Asia, or at the difficulties which others have had to keep an acquisition, such as Pyrrhus and many more; this is not occasioned by the little or abundance of ability in the conqueror, but by the want of uniformity in the subject state.
He is facetious, you understand, for he is conqueror.
The Saxon architect completed the erection of the first pillars of the nave, when the pointed arch, which dates from the Crusade, arrived and placed itself as a conqueror upon the large Romanesque capitals which should support only round arches.
At each fall there was a cheer; and everybody was anxious to have the honour of offering the conqueror a knee.
By which magnanimous speech he not only saved his conqueror a whipping, but got back all his ascendancy over the boys which his defeat had nearly cost him.
Dobbin was much too modest a young fellow to suppose that this happy change in all his circumstances arose from his own generous and manly disposition: he chose, from some perverseness, to attribute his good fortune to the sole agency and benevolence of little George Osborne, to whom henceforth he vowed such a love and affection as is only felt by children--such an affection, as we read in the charming fairy-book, uncouth Orson had for splendid young Valentine his conqueror.
At that date, the Mohammedan conqueror, Mahmoud of Ghizni, crossed India; seized on the holy city of Somnauth; and stripped of its treasures the famous temple, which had stood for centuries--the shrine of Hindoo pilgrimage, and the wonder of the Eastern world.
Thing is, Ports (above) and More Than Conquerors are also onstage in the city this evening, which is pretty annoying, really, given my inability to be in three places at once.
It should be noted for parents, teachers, and school counselors that there is a companion title: "Leon's Share Question & Answer Activity Book: The Young Conquerors Series Book" (9780988655317, $9.
The Blues recorded their The Blues recorded their biggest-ever win in the biggest-ever win in the tournament over Celtic's tournament over Celtic's conquerors Maribor.
There are no conquerors and there are no vanquished in the long conflict between the Arabs and Israel.
The victors took down the Bahrain International Circuit (BIC) Conquerors 3-0 in the final to clinch the winners' trophy.
Despite the near on-court invincibility shown by Federer over the years, it was Baghdatis who was one of his conquerors following a second-round win against the top-seeded Swiss at the ATP World Tour Masters 1000 Indian Wells in March this year.
Praying with the Conquers" is made up of thought provoking prayers of Old Testament conquerors.