consummation

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  • He still knew that any such consummation as that was quite out of the question. Cited from An Eye for an Eye, by Anthony Trollope
  • But one thing is certain: the great love cannot find its consummation on earth. Cited from The Evolution of Love, by Emil Lucka
  • So goes on the strange battle of desire, until the consummation is reached. Cited from Fantasia of the Unconscious, by D. H. Lawrence
  • It is indeed nothing more nor less than the consummation of the Christian religion. Cited from Memoir of the Life of John Quincy Adams, by Josiah Quincy
  • We have already told you that the end of the world is near, the consummation remains.
  • Still, this fact may not prevent the final consummation of this policy of material interest. Cited from A Walk from London to John O'Groat's, by Elihu Burritt
  • He says that the consummation of marriage is how power over a woman changes hands from father to husband.
  • The scheme of love does not begin with man, he is rather its consummation. Cited from Browning as a Philosophical and Religious Teacher, by Henry Jones
  • Nor did she lose the opportunity of using her influence to bring about the desired consummation. Cited from John Ward, Preacher, by Margaret Deland
  • They did not want that consummation delayed a moment longer than was necessary. Cited from The Siege of Kimberley, by T. Phelan
  • Therefore the state of those who believe in Christ will last until the consummation of the world. Cited from Summa Theologica, Part I-II (Pars Prima Secundae), Saint Thomas Aquinas
  • No one would be the better for such a consummation as that. Cited from The Doings Of Raffles Haw,bySir Arthur Conan Doyle
  • Whatever our young friend here might say, a court would say that consummation was very probable. Cited from The Way of a Man, by Emerson Hough
  • I was prepared to let the plot go almost to the point of consummation. Cited from Viola Gwyn, by George Barr McCutcheon
  • Here one sees the consummation of what had begun many years before in France. Cited from Famous Affinities of History (All), Lyndon Orr
  • An event which occurred early in September of this year, led to such a consummation. Cited from History of England in Three Volumes, Vol. III, by E. Farr & E. H. Nolan
  • And what shall be the sign of thy coming and of the consummation of the world? Cited from The Bible, Douay-Rheims, Matthew Book 47
  • William, who had watched her closely all along, saw that no hope of any such consummation existed. Cited from Jane Sinclair; Or, The Fawn Of Springvale, by William Carleton
  • Every step taken during his reign led him nearer to its fatal consummation. Cited from The Evolution of an Empire, by Mary Parmele
  • Thus the time drew on toward the golden day of consummation. Cited from The Forfeit, by Ridgwell Cullum
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Words starting with consummation

Meaning of consummation

  • noun The completion of marriage by sexual intercourse
  • noun The act of bringing to completion or fruition