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This was quite true of Harry and Hope, but not at all true as regarded Emilia.

But Viviette regarded him with a smile--the smile of woman's superior wisdom.

Mr. Gladstone may be regarded as the pioneer of the movement.

This was regarded as the bugle-call to the Liberal party for the coming battle.

Tories and Peers especially were enraged, and regarded themselves as baffled.

He regarded the changes of the century exceedingly beneficial.

The theme was the same as that of Mr. Gladstone's letter, to which it was regarded as an answer.

The boys returned to their memories of insult, as they regarded the police force.

At his question, Gracie turned on her music-stool and regarded him with surprise.

Mary regarded the owner of the store with grave questioning in her violet eyes.

WORD ORIGIN

mid-14c., "a consideration; a judgment," from Old French regard, from regarder "take notice of," from re-, intensive prefix + garder "look, heed" (see guard (n.)). Meanings "a look, appearance; respect, esteem, favor, kindly feeling which springs from a consideration of estimable qualities" all recorded late 14c. Phrase in regard to is from mid-15c. (Chaucer uses at regard of).

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