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  • Oh, according to the attacks made on you.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • The maid, who had been listening at her door for a long while, came into her room of her own accord.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • All the noblemen were sitting railed off behind barriers according to their districts.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • That force finds a certain form of activity of itself, according to the stage of its development.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • He sent for the carpenter, who, according to his orders, ought to have been at work at the thrashing machine.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • It's beyond everything what's being done in the district, according to what this doctor tells me.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Jealousy according to his notions was an insult to one's wife, and one ought to have confidence in one's wife.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • He did not want to ask her what they had been talking of, but he hoped that she would tell him something of her own accord.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • She noticed that when questioning her about her family, Madame Stahl had smiled contemptuously, which was not in accord with Christian meekness.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • The old servant to whose hut he had gone to get dry evidently approved of Levin's plan, and of his own accord proposed to enter the partnership by the purchase of cattle.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • And now, according to Sergey Ivanovitch's account, the people had foregone this privilege they had bought at such a costly price.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Then he sent for the Englishman and the money-lender, and divided what money he had according to the accounts he intended to pay.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • And besides, on that day, as it was the fifteenth, he had to give his wife some money for her expenses, according to their usual arrangement.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • The date had long passed on which, according to the most trustworthy calculations of people learned in such matters, Kitty should have been confined.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • In order to keep his affairs in some sort of order, he used about five times a year (more or less frequently, according to circumstances) to shut himself up alone and put all his affairs into definite shape.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • And they fell to talking of the last war news, and each concealed from the other his perplexity as to the engagement expected next day, since the Turks had been beaten, according to the latest news, at all points.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • The one comfort is like that prayer, which I always liked: 'Forgive me not according to my unworthiness, but according to Thy lovingkindness.'  (not reviewed by editor)

  • The one comfort is like that prayer, which I always liked: 'Forgive me not according to my unworthiness, but according to Thy lovingkindness.'  (not reviewed by editor)

  • On the day of the wedding, according to the Russian custom (the princess and Darya Alexandrovna insisted on strictly keeping all the customs), Levin did not see his betrothed, and dined at his hotel with three bachelor friends, casually brought together at his rooms.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Moreover, this new head had the further reputation of being a bear in his manners, and was, according to all reports, a man of a class in all respects the opposite of that to which his predecessor had belonged, and to which Stepan Arkadyevitch had hitherto belonged himself.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • O Lord, our God, who hast poured down the blessings of Thy Truth according to Thy Holy Covenant upon Thy chosen servants, our fathers, from generation to generation, bless Thy servants Konstantin and Ekaterina, and make their troth fast in faith, and union of hearts, and truth, and love….  (not reviewed by editor)

  • His brother came the next morning to see Vronsky, and of his own accord asked him about her, and Alexey Vronsky told him directly that he looked upon his connection with Madame Karenina as marriage; that he hoped to arrange a divorce, and then to marry her, and until then he considered her as much a wife as any other wife, and he begged him to tell their mother and his wife so.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • But he (he knew very well how he must appear to others) was a country gentleman, occupied in breeding cattle, shooting game, and building barns; in other words, a fellow of no ability, who had not turned out well, and who was doing just what, according to the ideas of the world, is done by people fit for nothing else.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Vronsky's mother, on hearing of his connection, was at first pleased at it, because nothing to her mind gave such a finishing touch to a brilliant young man as a liaison in the highest society; she was pleased, too, that Madame Karenina, who had so taken her fancy, and had talked so much of her son, was, after all, just like all other pretty and well-bred women,—at least according to the Countess Vronskaya's ideas.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • "According to that, if my senses are annihilated, if my body is dead, I can have no existence of any sort?" he queried.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • But at that very moment Tit stopped of his own accord, and stooping down picked up some grass, rubbed his scythe, and began whetting it.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • What's to be done, according to you?" she asked with the same frivolous irony.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • When the deacon had finished the prayer for the Imperial family, the priest turned to the bridal pair with a book: "Eternal God, that joinest together in love them that were separate," he read in a gentle, piping voice: "who hast ordained the union of holy wedlock that cannot be set asunder, Thou who didst bless Isaac and Rebecca and their descendants, according to Thy Holy Covenant; bless Thy servants, Konstantin and Ekaterina, leading them in the path of all good works.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • The Tatar, recollecting that it was Stepan Arkadyevitch's way not to call the dishes by the names in the French bill of fare, did not repeat them after him, but could not resist rehearsing the whole menu to himself according to the bill:—(Soupe printaniere, turbot, sauce Beaumarchais, poulard a l'estragon, macedoine de fruits_…etc.," and then instantly, as though worked by springs, laying down one bound bill of fare, he took up another, the list of wines, and submitted it to Stepan…  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: accord her the respect deserved
as in: according to, or in accord with
as in: reached an accord
as in: done of her own accord
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