Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
F. promesse, L. promissum, fr. promittere, promissum, to put forth, foretell, promise; pro, forward, for + mittere, to send. See Mission.
But M'sieu Ralph had said so, and what he promised came to pass.
"A Little Girl in Old Quebec" by Amanda Millie Douglas
But Betty promised to go over lessons with her when they came back.
"A Little Girl in Old Boston" by Amanda Millie Douglas
A promise is a promise; and a promise made to a dying man!
"Miss Mackenzie" by Anthony Trollope
She did not promise to drink any of the promised tea.
"Deerbrook" by Harriet Martineau
She has promised, and is willing to sacrifice herself to her promise.
"An Old Man's Love" by Anthony Trollope
The thing before him was a vision; it joined high heaven with the earth below; it was a promise.
"The Goose Man" by Jacob Wassermann
He would now let me up if I would promise to make friends, and not fight him.
"Autobiography of Frank G. Allen, Minister of the Gospel" by Frank G. Allen
I have been very foolish, but never say anything about it; never, never, not to any one; promise me, promise me, Caroline.
"The Bertrams" by Anthony Trollope
I have his promise to marry me, but you have his heart.
"A Coin of Edward VII" by Fergus Hume
She promised with all her heart to do her utmost to fulfil his wishes.
"Hopes and Fears scenes from the life of a spinster" by Charlotte M. Yonge
There shall be showers of blessing:
This is the promise of love;
There shall be seasons refreshing,
Sent from the Savior above.
"There Shall Be Showers of Blessing" by Daniel Webster Moody
Could I joy his saints to meet,
Choose the ways I once abhorred,
Find, at times, the promise sweet,
If I did not love the Lord?
"Lovest Thou Me?" by John Newton
Within the hearts of all men lie
These promises of wider bliss,
Which blossom into hopes that cannot die,
In sunny hours like this.
"An Incident In A Railroad Car" by James Russell Lowell
He will come; he will come;
He will come, for he promised.
My White Eagle, he will come;
He will come, for he promised----
My White Eagle.
"Winona - Famine" by Hanford Lennox Gordon
Faith does alone the promise eye;
Sense won't believe unless it see;
Nor can it trust the divine guide,
Unless it have both wind and tide.
"The Believer's Principles : Chap. IV." by Ralph Erskine
O come, this wondrous man behold!
The promised Saviour! this is he,
Whom ancient prophecies foretold,
Born, from our guilt to set us free.
"The Woman Of Samaria" by John Newton
DALLAS- In recent days we've seen the US House of Representatives follow through on some members' campaign promises by passing a symbolic bill that would repeal the landmark Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010.
Don't be fooled by more baseless promises.
But the day was salvaged when former Yankee batboy Ray Negron stopped at the school instead and promised that the Bronx Bombers would swing by after the World Series.
A Promise Unfulfilled at an Art Deco Bathhouse in the Rockaways.
Socialist presidential candidate Francois Hollande promises to tax the rich and bring down debt.
Dixie promises a bawdy good time at her 'Party' at CLO Cabaret.
Mario Draghi's vow to do 'whatever it takes' to save the euro isn't an empty promise.
Promise this will only hurt for 5 years.
Now that Mardi Gras is over and Lenten promises are made, it's time for a delicious meat-free entree recipe.
Beaux Barfield promises transparency on rules.
New York Screening of 'Eastern Promises'.
At the month-old Uncle, a noodle bar in LoHi, I ordered the promising-sounding roasted cauliflower with curry, golden raisins, coconut, and crispy shallots.
You may even be aware of a new show I've helped create on the subject, a show that promises to have something for everybody.
We are not promised tomorrow, so lets make every day count.
Adam Lambert Promises 'Less Campy , More Primal' New Album.
Random routing is a promising method, particularly if the network has small-world properties.
Random spread on the family of small-world networks
Here as promised we will use the instanton method13 to study the tail of the spectrum.
Hopping between Random Locations: Spectrum and Instanton
No self-consistent calculations of such a ‘sandwich-like’ accelerator exist at present, but the results obtained by with an approximate treatment of the problem look promising indeed.
Neutron Stars as Sources of High Energy Particles - the case of RPP
We ended our journey with a discussion on the recently proposed Jarzynski’s equality and the promise this technique holds for computation of equilibrium free energies from nonequilibrium simulation/experiment.
An Introduction to Monte Carlo Simulation of Statistical physics Problem
Therefore, the generation of the 4d standard model from the multiple copy of the 3d ones is quite promising.
4d Gauge Theory and Gravity Generated from 3d Ones at High Energy