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It would be worse than useless now to inquire which; worse than useless to seek to know whether he has been for years overlooked, or always designedly held prisoner.
it has knocked off and plucked away the beard from his face as if it had been shaved off designedly."
Did he intend to represent him (1) as employing sophistries; (2) as designedly irritating the judges?
At length D'Artagnan, designedly, uttered the name of Colbert; he had reserved that stroke for the last.
But, my dear, are you quite sure that he is always designedly cold and cruel?
Publicly and privately, it were much better for the age in which he lived, that he and the legion of whom he was one were designedly bad, than indifferent and purposeless.
Sir Percival's reply (though not designedly uncivil) had only resulted in making matters worse, and Mr.
W.'s faculties and memory for business became, through causes into which it is not necessary or expedient for me to enter, weakened and confused, - HEEP - designedly perplexed and complicated the whole of the official transactions.
(50) They are a legal response to the evil of one person designedly doing economic damage to another.
The simplicity of their behaviour, almost tending to excite smiles, which at first seem not consonant to the serious cast of the work, appeared to me not only improper, but was marked designedly in that manner.
Designedly, the land is not mere setting or backdrop but an important character.
Later, in the Essay, he extends this principle to all existing human languages, pointing out the arbitrary nature of a linguistic sign: "The Names given to these [things] in several languages, are such arbitrary sounds or words, as Nations of men have agreed upon, either casually or designedly, to express their Mental notions of them" (Essay, 20).
In a letter to Asa Gray, May 22, 1860, Charles Darwin recounts his consternation "that a beneficent & omnipotent God would have designedly created the Ichneumonidae with the express intention of their feeding within the living bodies of caterpillars."
The movie itself is something more of a mess, though designedly so, fictionalizing the incursion of U.S.