1 Rumors of Abolitionist sympathies did not enhance the popularity of the MacIntoshes.
2 Appearances were enough, for the appearances of ladyhood won her popularity and that was all she wanted.
3 "Honey'll never catch anybody else if she doesn't marry Charlie," said Randa, cruel and secure in her own popularity.
4 She was as charming a widow as she had been a girl, pleasant when she had her own way, obliging as long as it did not discommode her, vain of her looks and her popularity.
5 But even with this under-cover gossip seeping about, he could have retained his popularity had he considered it worth retaining.
6 The library at Bellomont was in fact never used for reading, though it had a certain popularity as a smoking-room or a quiet retreat for flirtation.
7 Though his popularity was of the quiet kind, felt rather than actively expressed among his friends, she had never mistaken his inconspicuousness for obscurity.
8 Cuzak questioned me about her looks, her popularity, her voice; but he particularly wanted to know whether I had noticed her tiny feet, and whether I thought she had saved much money.
9 He was, in truth, their ruler; and, so long as he could maintain his popularity, no monarch could be more despotic, especially while the tribe continued in a hostile country.
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10 Hence the popularity of spring among thinkers.
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11 , his consideration, his good name, his good works, the deference and veneration paid to him, his charity, his wealth, his popularity, his virtue, would be seasoned with a crime.
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12 Thus, to give an example, the popularity of Mademoiselle Mars among that little audience of stormy children was seasoned with a touch of irony.
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13 Incorruptible by sacristans, by whippers-in, by ballet-dancers; this made a part of his bourgeois popularity.
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14 Wine enjoys only a conventional popularity with serious drinkers.
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15 In this manner did Prince John endeavour to lay the foundation of a popularity, which he was perpetually throwing down by some inconsiderate act of wanton aggression upon the feelings and prejudices of the people.