|röyhkeys englanniksi||impudence fi, insolence fi, nerve fi, gall fi, arrogance fi|
*: Wit is well-bred insolence.
*: Loaded with fetters and insolences from the soldiers.
: rfquotek|Eikon Basilike
: The nerves can be seen through the skin.
: Some plants have ornamental value because of their contrasting nerves
: He hasnt the nerve to tell her he likes her, what a wimp!
*: A trip to the whistling, fire-cracking Stadio San Paolo is always a test of nerve but Wengers men have already outplayed the Italians once.
*: He led me on to mightiest deeds, / Above the nerve of mortal arm.
: He had the nerve to enter my house uninvited.
: Ellie had a bad case of nerves before the big test.
*: Come on; obey: / Thy nerves are in their infancy again, / And have no vigour in them.
: rfquotek|Alexander Pope
: May their example nerve us to face the enemy.
: The liquor nerved up several of the men after their icy march.
*: He shall flee from the iron weapon and the bow of steel shall strike him through. It is drawn and cometh out of the body; yea, the glittering sword cometh out of his gall.
*: Lest there should be among you man, or woman, or family, or tribe, whose heart turneth away this day from the LORD our God, to go and serve the gods of these nations; lest there should be among you a root that beareth gall and wormwood;
*: The stage its ancient fury thus let fall, / And comedy diverted without gall.
*: But first for your Line. First note, that you are to take care that your hair be round and clear, and free from galls, or scabs, or frets: for a well- chosen, even, clear, round hair, of a kind of glass-colour, will prove as strong as three uneven scabby hairs that are ill-chosen, and full of galls or unevenness. You shall seldom find a black hair but it is round, but many white are flat and uneven; therefore, if you get a lock of right, round, clear, glass-colour hair, make much of it.
*: It moves my gall to hear a preacher descanting on dress and needle-work; and still more, to hear him address the British fair, the fairest of the fair, as if they had only feelings.
*: “Durn ye!” he cried. “I’ll lam ye! Get offen here. I knows ye. Yer one o’ that gang o’ bums that come here last night, an’ now you got the gall to come back beggin’ for food, eh? I’ll lam ye!” and he raised the gun to his shoulder.
*: And remember perfectly well his revolving eyes and his awkwardness, / And remember putting plasters on the galls of his neck and ankles;
*: Riding a horse with bruised or broken skin can cause a gall, which frequently results in the white saddle marks seen on the withers and backs of some horses.
*: I went below, and did what I could for my wound; it pained me a good deal, and still bled freely; but it was neither deep nor dangerous, nor did it greatly gall me when I used my arm.
*: The disposition for these detachments is as follows – Morgans corps, to gain the enemy’s right flank; Maxwells brigade to hang on their left. Brigadier Genl. Scott is now marching with a very respectable detachment destined to gall the enemys left flank and rear.
*: …he went awkwardly in these clothes at first: wearing the drawers was very awkward to him, and the sleeves of the waistcoat galled his shoulders and the inside of his arms; but a little easing them where he complained they hurt him, and using himself to them, he took to them at length very well.
*: Metrinko was hungry, but he was galled by how self-congratulatory his captors seemed, how generous and noble and proudly Islamic.
: Improper cooling and a dull milling blade on titanium can gall the surface.
*: Even so, Redi retained a belief that in certain other cases—the origin of parasites inside the human or animal body or of grubs inside of oak galls—there must be spontaneous generation. Bit by bit the evidence grew against such views. In 1670 Jan Swammerdam, painstaking student of the insect’s life cycle, suggested that the grubs in galls were enclosed in them for the sake of nourishment and must come from insects that had inserted their semen or their eggs into the plants.