graciously accorded

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  • "I come to thank your majesty for the supper you graciously accorded me last night." Cited from Barlasch of the Guard, by H. S. Merriman
  • I surrender the leadership which has been graciously accorded me by many clerical and lay members of this House. Cited from By the Golden Gate, by Joseph Carey
  • This promise was graciously accorded, and they separated upon great terms of amity. Cited from Vanity Fair, by William Thackeray
  • She nevertheless graciously accorded me a brief interview. Cited from The Morals of Marcus Ordeyne, by W. Locke
  • He received her respect as if it was his due, and now and then graciously accorded her a few words beyond the usual scanty allowance of morning and evening greetings. Cited from Work: A Story of Experience, Louisa M. Alcott
  • However, the permission was graciously accorded for the band. Cited from Chateau and Country Life in France, by Mary King Waddington
  • You should, it's true, have been people's bond-servant, but from the moment you came out of your mother's womb, your master graciously accorded you your liberty. Cited from Hung Lou Meng, Book II, by Cao Xueqin
  • Not that she required it of them -- it was graciously accorded her as to the patriarchs of old, and she seemed to belong to a holier age. Cited from Miss Dexie, by Stanford Eveleth
  • Dinah marvelled at the fact, so certain was she that had he humbled himself to ask for Rose's favour it would have been instantly and graciously accorded to him. Cited from Greatheart, by Ethel M. Dell
  • They graciously accorded him permission to roast his potatoes in the ashes of their fires, however, and he withdrew to the shelter of a tree, some hundred yards away, to eat them. Cited from The Downfall, by Emile Zola
  • Her Majesty the Queen graciously accorded me special permission to copy for publication the Manuscripts at the Royal Library at Windsor. Cited from The Notebooks of Leonardo Da Vinci, Volume 1
  • Upon his arrival Barbarossa asked permission to kiss the threshold of the palace of the Sultan, which boon being graciously accorded to him, he made his triumphal entry. Cited from Sea-Wolves of the Mediterranean, by E. Hamilton Currey
  • May God still grant me the blessing He has hitherto so graciously accorded me; that I may have the power to make the dear one happy; and, as a brave artist, bring honour and advantage to my Fatherland! Cited from The Love Affairs of Great Musicians, Volume 1, by Rupert Hughes
  • And his hostess graciously accorded him a permission, while her heart sank -- at least she experienced that unpleasant physical sensation of heaviness somewhere in the diaphragm which poets have christened heart-sinking! Cited from The Man and the Moment, by Elinor Glyn
  • I have to express my great thanks to Lady Carmichael for her kindness and courtesy in having graciously accorded me permission to dedicate the work to her on behalf of the Red Cross Fund. Cited from Recollections of Calcutta for over Half a Century, by Montague Massey
  • Assisted by some monks of the Mount Sion community, the successful ambassador drafted the concessions he solicited, all of which were graciously accorded by the mollified Egyptians. Cited from De Orbe Novo, Volume 1 (of 2), Trans. by Francis Augustus MacNutt
  • Some years afterwards Jacques Coeur underwent a troublesome trial for infraction of the rules touching the coinage of money; but thanks to a commutation of the penalty, graciously accorded by Charles VII., he got off with a fine, and from that time forward directed all his energies towards commerce. Cited from A Popular History of France From The Earliest Times, V.3 of 6, by Guizot