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Tressan was monstrous ill-at-ease, and his face lost a good deal of its habitual plethora of colour.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
A fellow rudely clad—a hybrid between man-at-arms and lackey—lounged on a musket to confront them in the gateway.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
Sir Richard Lundy went over to Percy, 'saying that he would no longer war in company with men in discord and at variance.'
KING ROBERT THE BRUCEA. F. MURISON
It is only when the making of the vow would be at variance with the requirements of duty, that forbearing to vow would be no sin.
THE ORDINANCE OF COVENANTINGJOHN CUNNINGHAM
It is, I think, equally obvious that the three days of the romances were not at variance with actual practice.
THE THREE DAYS' TOURNAMENTJESSIE L. WESTON
And the Seneschal, moved by that confident promise of evil, threw himself before the men-at-arms.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
On the first day, a thousand English archers, supported by men-at-arms, attempted to draw the Scots.
KING ROBERT THE BRUCEA. F. MURISON
Belhaven made his escape to his own country, and was there beyond the reach of the Serjeant-at-Arms.
THE HISTORY OF ENGLAND FROM THE ACCESSION OF JAMES II.THOMAS BABINGTON MACAULAY
Her mother had been carried off by a Burgundian man-at-arms, and none knew what had become of her.
THE MERRIE TALES OF JACQUES TOURNEBROCHEANATOLE FRANCE
At the foot of the table the Norman men-at-arms were splashing their liquor, and roaring broad jests at the Greek serving-maids.
GOD WILLS IT!WILLIAM STEARNS DAVIS
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WORDS RELATED TO AT VARIANCE

  • at loggerheads
  • at odds
  • at variance
  • conflicting
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