Sentence Examples with the word CLOSED

In Germany it brought about Ottos fall before Frederick II.; in England it introduced the great drama of 1215, the first act of which closed with Magna CartaJohn LaCkland being forced to acknowledge the control of his barons, and to share with them the power he had abused and disgraced.

The sac is open to the exterior in most of the Macrura, but completely closed in the Brachyura.

The mansion's heavy drapes on the ground floor were closed and the lighting in the library dim enough for her to tolerate.

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After months of concealment he escaped; but he was deprived of his studentship at Christ Church by order of the king, and Oxford was thus closed against him.

Only by laying stone on stone with the cooperation of all, by the millions of generations from our forefather Adam to our own times, is that temple reared which is to be a worthy dwelling place of the Great God, he added, and closed his eyes.

I closed my eyes and perhaps nodded off but when I opened them, Martha was standing there, without her robe, in only a sheer nightgown.

Mill in 1885 devised a self-locking arrangement by which the bottle once closed was automatically locked and rendered watertight; H.

Then he took out a knife, cut something, closed the knife, placed it under the head of his bed, and, seating himself comfortably, clasped his arms round his lifted knees and fixed his eyes on Pierre.

He closed the distance between them, his own tightly controlled god-power unfurling.

I closed my eyes and tried to think clearly.