Do you mean
," said Christie, with glistening eyes and awful deliberation--"do you mean
to say that we're expected to fall in with this insufferable familiarity?
Strictly speaking, ZUG means
Pull, Tug, Draught, Procession, March, Progress, Flight, Direction, Expedition, Train, Caravan, Passage, Stroke, Touch, Line, Flourish, Trait of Character, Feature, Lineament, Chess-move, Organ-stop, Team, Whiff, Bias, Drawer, Propensity, Inhalation, Disposition: but that thing which it does NOT mean
--when all its legitimate pennants have been hung on, has not been discovered yet.
Of course, in the beginning, this cannot be effected except by means
of despotic inroads on the rights of property, and on the conditions of bourgeois production; by means
of measures, therefore,which appear economically insufficient and untenable, but which, in the course of the movement, outstrip themselves, necessitate further inroads upon the old social order, and are unavoidable as a means
of entirely revolutionising the mode of production.
If you mean
by FEELING," said the King, "approaching so close as to leave no space between two individuals, know, Stranger, that this offence is punishable in my dominions by death.
said the notary; "you really mean
to declare that such is not your intention?
A very simple calculation will demonstrate what I mean
He is at some obvious pains to "punish vice and reward virtue," but I do not mean
that easy morality when I praise his; I mean
the more difficult sort that recognizes in each man's soul the arbiter not of his fate surely, but surely of his peace.
that he presents life and character without bias; or
For he certainly does not mean
, as we were now saying that I ought to return a return a deposit of arms or of anything else to one who asks for it when he is not in his right senses; and yet a deposit cannot be denied to be a debt.
When I use a word,' Humpty Dumpty said in rather a scornful tone, 'it means
just what I choose it to mean
--neither more nor less.
This, notwithstanding all the care she took at other times to express the direct contrary to Mrs Blifil, perhaps offended that delicate lady, who certainly now hated Mrs Wilkins; and though she did not, or possibly could not, absolutely remove her from her place, she found, however, the means
of making her life very uneasy.
YOU don't seem ter sense what it means
ter have Miss Polly WORRIED about ye, child
As a matter of fact, however, this distinction is, as yet, by no means
The ignorant peasant-women starve the children, and the people stagnate in darkness, and are helpless in the hands of every village clerk, while you have at your disposal a means
of helping them, and don't help them because to your mind it's of no importance.
In the present task I have not got beyond this:--I am bent on finding Lizzie, and I mean
to find her, and I will take any means
of finding her that offer themselves.