To see details on the word
Mary, Queen of Scots
please enable javascript.

Mary, Queen of Scots


I’m supposed to be Mary, Queen of Scots, headless already.
Margaret Atwood  --  Cat’s Eye
  Queen of Scotland 1542-1567; executed for treason following discovery of a plot to assassinate Elizabeth I of England (a Protestant) and place herself (a Catholic) on the throne
Home
 Mark word for later review on this computer
Mary, Queen of Scots Mary Stuart
Web Links:
(try right-click if popups are disabled)
Dictionary - Vocabulary.com®
Dictionary/Synonyms - Google®
Dictionary List - OneLook®
Wikipedia Article
Samples:
  • I’m supposed to be Mary, Queen of Scots, headless already.
    Margaret Atwood  --  Cat’s Eye
  • I just wish you could have been there to hear me recite ’Mary, Queen of Scots.’
    Lucy Maud Montgomery  --  Anne Of Green Gables
  • , Mary Stuart, Charles I., the three Henrys of France, the Emperor Henry IV.
    Voltaire  --  Candide
  • At this time she had a cult for Mary Stuart and enthusiastic veneration for illustrious or unhappy women.
    Gustave Flaubert  --  Madame Bovary

  • Show more
  • It had a high collar with a tiny ruff, reminding her of Mary, Queen of Scots, and making her, she thought, look wonderfully a woman, and dignified.
    D.H. Lawrence  --  Sons and Lovers
  • There was a description of the execution of Queen Mary Stuart, and you could see Napoleon’s signature.
    Gloria Whelan  --  Listening for Lions
  • An Elizabeth in brain and a Mary Stuart in spirit, she often performed actions of the greatest temerity with a manner of extreme discretion.
    Thomas Hardy  --  Far from the Madding Crowd
  • He surveyed the house with interest, and then walked round and scanned the outer boundary of the garden, as one might have done had it been the birthplace of Shakespeare, the prison of Mary Stuart, or the Chateau of Hougomont.
    Thomas Hardy  --  The Return of the Native
  • Many great minds in history had invented cryptologic solutions to the challenge of data protection: Julius Caesar devised a code-writing scheme called the Caesar Box; Mary, Queen of Scots created a transposition cipher and sent secret communiqués from prison; and the brilliant Arab scientist Abu Yusuf Ismail al-Kindi protected his secrets with an ingeniously conceived polyalphabetic substitution cipher.
    Dan Brown  --  The Da Vinci Code
  • Here is Schiller’s Mary Stuart and a tutor who loves to teach."
    Louisa May Alcott  --  Little Women

  • Show more again
  • Like Mary, queen of Scots, something.
    James Joyce  --  Ulysses
Search for samples from other sources:
(try right-click if popups are disabled)
Interest -- Source
General -- Google News®
General -- Time® Magazine
General -- Twitter®
Associated words [difficulty]:   Mary, Queen of Scots [9] , George III [5] , Queen Elizabeth [5] , Queen Victoria [5] , Henry V [7] , Richard III [7] , Charles I [8] , Henry VIII [8] , Henry II [9] , Cleopatra [4] , George III [5] , Gorbachev [5] , J. Edgar Hoover [5] , Queen Elizabeth [5] , Queen Victoria [5] , Sigmund Freud [5] , Booker T. Washington [6] , Buffalo Bill [6] , Charles Darwin [6] , Daniel Webster [6] , Henry Clay [6] , Jawaharlal Nehru [6] , Joan of Arc [6] , Malcolm X [6] , Nelson Mandela [6] , Thomas Edison [6] , Tutankhamun [6] , Charles V [7] , Charles de Gaulle [7] , Che Guevara [7] , Colin Powell [7] , Eleanor Roosevelt [7] , H.L. Mencken [7] , Henry David Thoreau [7] , Henry Kissinger [7] , Henry V [7] , Ho Chi Minh [7] , Ivan the Terrible [7] , Julia Child [7] , Marcus Aurelius [7] , Marie Antoinette [7] , Nero [7] , Pericles [7] , Richard III [7] , Tiberius [7] , Amelia Earhart [8] , Billy the Kid [8] , Caligula [8] , Catherine the Great [8] , Charles I [8] , Henry VIII [8] , Horace Greeley [8] , John Muir [8] , Lorenzo de Medici [8] , Margaret Thatcher [8] , Mussolini [8] , Sun Yat-sen [8] , Susan B. Anthony [8] , William Lloyd Garrison [8] , Alexander Graham Bell [9] , Ansel Adams [9] , Blaise Pascal [9] , Boris Yeltsin [9] , Carl Jung [9] , Gertrude Stein [9] , Gregor Mendel [9] , Henry II [9] , Indira Gandhi [9] , Jane Goodall [9] , Johannes Gutenberg [9] , Kubla Khan [9] , Margaret Mead [9] , Max Weber [9] , Noam Chomsky [9] , Peter the Great [9] , Pope John Paul II [9] , Simón Bolívar [9] , Watson and Crick [9] , William James [9] , William Penn [9] , Wright brothers [9]
     If popups are enabled: Search in OneLook®   If Flash® is also enabled: Search in Visuwords®
Most commonly used in these subjects:   History, Fine Arts & Music, Classic Literature
Home
verbalworkout.com . . . enhancing vocabulary while reading