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The class was a basic business course, taught by a pair of professors who came in from a nearby accredited college.
Piper Kerman  --  Orange Is the New Black
  to recognize or approve — as with official credentials
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  • The class was a basic business course, taught by a pair of professors who came in from a nearby accredited college.
    Piper Kerman  --  Orange Is the New Black
  • Institut Mont-Haefeli was a school in Switzerland —barely accredited, according to Andy— where only the very dumbest and most disturbed girls went.
    Donna Tartt  --  The Goldfinch
  • And as it was only through Bernard, his accredited guardian, that John could be seen, Bernard now found himself, for the first time in his life, treated not merely normally, but as a person of outstanding importance.
    Aldous Huxley  --  Brave New World
  • At other times, I thought, What if the young man who was with so much difficulty restrained from imbruing his hands in me should yield to a constitutional impatience, or should mistake the time, and should think himself accredited to my heart and liver to-night, instead of to-morrow!
    Charles Dickens  --  Great Expectations

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  • Katie got news of her sister through the official accredited family reporter, the insurance agent.
    Betty Smith  --  A Tree Grows in Brooklyn
  • Old Mr. Letterblair, the accredited legal adviser of three generations of New York gentility, throned behind his mahogany desk in evident perplexity.
    Edith Wharton  --  The Age of Innocence
  • Rio de Janeiro is a cottage surrounded by four walls, and George Gaunt is accredited to a keeper, who has invested him with the order of the Strait-Waistcoat.
    William Makepeace Thackeray  --  Vanity Fair
  • I accredited Mr. Kenge.
    Charles Dickens  --  Bleak House
  • He was as unfit, obviously, by nature, as he had been by social position, to fill the part of a propounder of accredited dogma.
    Thomas Hardy  --  Jude the Obscure
  • …between persons w h o , because of their level of general mental ability, can or cannot attend a regular school (about I Q 50), can or cannot master the traditional subject matter of elementary school (about I Q 75), can or cannot succeed in the academic or college preparatory curriculum through high school (about IQ 105), can or cannot graduate from an accredited four-year college with grades that w o u l d qualify for admission to a professional or graduate school (about IQ 115 ).
    Malcolm Gladwell  --  Outliers

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  • Then one student, apparently a partisan of the governor, said angrily that the legislature would prevent the school from losing its accreditation.
    Robert M. Pirsig  --  Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance
  • Two kills and a kidnapping, Baader accreditation.
    Robert Ludlum  --  The Bourne Identity
  • He had remained a notary public and insurance agent, and he got himself accredited by the gas, electric, and telephone companies to take payment of bills.
    Saul Bellow  --  The Adventures of Augie March
  • It was this deficiency, I considered, while running over in thought the perfect keeping of the character of the premises with the accredited character of the people, and while speculating upon the possible influence which the one, in the long lapse of centuries, might have exercised upon the other—it was this deficiency, perhaps, of collateral issue, and the consequent undeviating transmission, from sire to son, of the patrimony with the name, which had, at length, so identified the…
    Edgar Allan Poe  --  The Fall of the House of Usher
  • Adela thought of the young men and women who had come out before her, P. & O. full after P. & O. full, and had been set down to the same food and the same ideas, and been snubbed in the same good-humoured way until they kept to the accredited themes and began to snub others.
    E.M. Forster  --  A Passage to India
  • Machiavelli was the accredited agent of the Florentine Republic to Cesare Borgia (14781507) during the transactions which led up to the assassinations of the Orsini and Vitelli at Sinigalia, and along with his letters to his chiefs in Florence he has left an account, written ten years before "The Prince," of the proceedings of the duke in his "Descritione del modo tenuto dal duca Valentino nello ammazzare Vitellozzo Vitelli," etc., a translation of which is appended to the present…
    Nicolo Machiavelli  --  The Prince
  • …and that his own political career, which already held promise of the Vice Presidential nomination, would be at least temporarily halted, John Tyler courageously followed his conscience and wrote the legislature these memorable words: I cannot and will not permit myself to remain in the Senate for a moment beyond the time that the accredited organs [of] the people of Virginia shall instruct me that my services are no longer acceptable…… [But] I dare not touch the Journal of the Senate.
    John F. Kennedy  --  Profiles in Courage
  • …came from, how it was cut in an enormous cutting room above this one, holding hundreds of experienced cutters receiving very high wages; how there was an employment bureau for recruiting help, a company doctor, a company hospital, a special dining room in the main building, where the officials of the company were allowed to dine—but no others—and that he, being an accredited department head could now lunch with those others in that special restaurant if he chose and could afford to.
    Theodore Dreiser  --  An American Tragedy
  • The multitude of false churches[499] accredits the true religion.
    Ralph Waldo Emerson  --  Selected Essays
  • Mississippi State College for Women was well enough accredited and two hundred miles to the north.
    Eudora Welty  --  One Writer’s Beginnings
  • At this point, it’s only Popsy’s credentials and academic history that give our program accreditation.
    Abraham Verghese  --  Cutting for Stone
  • Then perhaps you can explain how it is those same amounts were listed by Sharon DeBlass and accredited to you.
    J.D. Robb  --  Naked in Death
  • He had a considerable reputation in England as a critic and was the accredited exponent in this country of modern French literature.
    W. Somerset Maugham  --  Of Human Bondage
  • Normally he would have taken it up with Franklin, the properly accredited minister to the Court, with whom he had never known the least discord.
    David McCullough  --  John Adams
  • They sent a duly accredited envoy to treat with these men, who somehow had obtained dominion over people’s minds, while the formal rulers had no hold except over their bodies.
    William Morris  --  News from Nowhere
  • As they eyed the stranger in passing, they eyed him with borrowing eyes—hungry, sharp, speculative as to his softness if they were accredited to him, and the likelihood of his standing something handsome.
    Charles Dickens  --  Little Dorrit
  • Four minutes later, escorted by the driver, Panov entered the long gray corridor that was the immigration-free access to France for government functionaries of nations accredited by the Quai d’Orsay.
    Robert Ludlum  --  The Bourne Ultimatum
  • I may point out that this idea was only accredited generally during the last years of Pavlicheff’s life, when his next-of-kin were trembling about the succession, when the earlier story was quite forgotten, and when all opportunity for discovering the truth had seemingly passed away.
    Fyodor Dostoyevsky  --  The Idiot
  • It devotes more space to a description of the company’s food safety program — with its "Triple Clean" slaughterhouse system and its "approved and accredited laboratories" than to the details of how IBP managed to distribute nationwide enough suspect meat to make at least a million life-threatening hamburgers.
    Eric Schlosser  --  Fast Food Nation
  • M. Chauvelin is the accredited agent of his Government ….
    Baroness Orczy  --  The Scarlet Pimpernel
  • CHAPTER VIII THE ACCREDITED AGENT The afternoon was rapidly drawing to a close; and a long, chilly English summer’s evening was throwing a misty pall over the green Kentish landscape.
    Baroness Orczy  --  The Scarlet Pimpernel
  • Divided accreditation-Khomeini and PLO.
    Robert Ludlum  --  The Bourne Identity
  • Two kills and a kidnapping, Baader accreditation.
    Robert Ludlum  --  The Bourne Identity
  • Phaedrus pondered this for a while, then realized the enormity of the student’s misconception of what accreditation was all about.
    Robert M. Pirsig  --  Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance
  • Phaedrus had given up, was exchanging letters with the Northwest Regional Accrediting Association to see if they could help prevent these violations of accreditation requirements.
    Robert M. Pirsig  --  Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance
  • Phaedrus had given up, was exchanging letters with the Northwest Regional Accrediting Association to see if they could help prevent these violations of accreditation requirements.
    Robert M. Pirsig  --  Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance
  • Divided accreditation-Khomeini and PLO.
    Robert Ludlum  --  The Bourne Identity
  • Phaedrus said the same confusion existed about the University and that was why loss of accreditation was hard to understand.
    Robert M. Pirsig  --  Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance
  • He explained that when a college lost its accreditation, nobody came and shut down the school.
    Robert M. Pirsig  --  Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance
  • Students got the same education they would if the school didn’t lose its accreditation.
    Robert M. Pirsig  --  Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance
  • It appears that the Republican Government have sent an accredited agent over to England, a man named Chauvelin, who is said to be terribly bitter against our league, and determined to discover the identity of our leader, so that he may have him kidnapped, the next time he attempts to set foot in France.
    Baroness Orczy  --  The Scarlet Pimpernel
  • After the few conventional words of deferential greeting, Lord Grenville said to his royal guest,— "Will your Highness permit me to introduce M. Chauvelin, the accredited agent of the French Government?"
    Baroness Orczy  --  The Scarlet Pimpernel
  • We got notice today of a site visit soon from the people who accredit our residency training program.
    Abraham Verghese  --  Cutting for Stone
  • Their own compatriots—save those previously known or properly accredited—they treated with an even more pronounced disdain; so that, unless they ran across a Chivers, a Dagonet or a Mingott, their months abroad were spent in an unbroken tete-a-tete.
    Edith Wharton  --  The Age of Innocence
  • I thought maybe I could get accredited with the state or county, or whoever does it, as a foster-parent, and get kids from institutions.
    Saul Bellow  --  The Adventures of Augie March
  • She could only remark, as a general principle observed in the varnishing trade, that much depended on the quarter from which the lady under consideration was accredited to a family so conspicuously niched in the social temple as the family of Dorrit.
    Charles Dickens  --  Little Dorrit
  • He was about (connecting the accrediting with an obtrusive person of the name of Clennam, whom he imperfectly remembered in some former state of existence) to black-ball the name of Gowan finally, when Edward Dorrit, Esquire, came into the conversation, with his glass in his eye, and the preliminary remark of ’I say—you there!
    Charles Dickens  --  Little Dorrit
  • Little could have delighted Adams more than the chance to show her the country that meant so much to him, where success had been his, where, as they both appreciated, he had helped change the course of history, and where he was still the accredited American minister, Congress having never bothered to replace him.
    David McCullough  --  John Adams
  • It is also a fact that M. Chauvelin, the accredited agent of the French Republican Government, was not present at that or any other social function in London, after that memorable evening at Lord Grenville’s ball.
    Baroness Orczy  --  The Scarlet Pimpernel
  • Nowhere does the press release mention, for example, that the E. coli 0157:H7 in IBP’s ground beef was first detected not by one of the firm’s own accredited laboratories, not by employees at the Geneseo, Illinois, IBP plant where the meat was produced, not by USDA inspectors — but by investigators from the Arkansas Department of Health, who found the pathogen in a package of IBP ground beef at Tiger Harry’s restaurant in El Dorado, Arkansas.
    Eric Schlosser  --  Fast Food Nation
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