He had even now the will of an emperor and an overawing manner.
He sent a haughty letter to Lavinius with the design of overawing him.
There was something awful and overawing, something seer-like and supernatural, in the pulpit of Mansoul.
George Rosewarne was inclined to laugh when he thought of his overawing in this fashion the high spirit of his younger daughter.
His success in overawing the oligarchy was complete, and a written promise of compliance to these demands was made by the Doge.
Knox therefore convoked the Congregation to meet in Edinburgh on the day of trial, in the good old way of overawing justice.
The Panamanians had very little trouble in overawing the few Colombian officers within their territory.
Buckingham himself undertook the task of overawing the nobles and the gentry.
The task of overawing an Irish Parliament indeed was no very difficult one.
The loyal men rallied in indignation, overawing the Southern element.