momentous

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  • The events of the last two years have brought about many momentous changes.
  • But no such person had appeared at that momentous period in his life. Cited from The Three Black Pennys, by Joseph Hergesheimer
  • At the present time a momentous change is taking place in our condition. Cited from Harvard Classics Volume 28, by Various
  • She was associated with the film company during its most momentous years.
  • He could hardly believe that he held in his hand a thing of such momentous importance. Cited from Great Possessions, by Mrs. Wilfrid Ward
  • Men had learned by recent events that momentous changes were taking place in the land. Cited from Erling the Bold, by R.M. Ballantyne
  • How great men not only made momentous decisions but created means to carry them out. Cited from The Art of Public Speaking, by Carnegie and Esenwein
  • As she spoke he felt that his soul was asking itself a momentous question. Cited from The Mummy and Miss Nitocris, by George Griffith
  • From the beginning of his reign he was called to face difficult problems and momentous political events.
  • For the world there has been no day so momentous for liberty. Cited from Winning a Cause, by John Gilbert Thompson and Inez Bigwood
  • These thoughts concern themselves only with things that seem important and of momentous interest to us. Cited from Dream Psychology, by Sigmund Freud
  • On no account must they suppose the giving of a party was the momentous event it really proved itself. Cited from My Friend Smith, by Talbot Baines Reed
  • But they made me a momentous proposal -- no less than to become their partner. Cited from Mr. Fortescue, by William Westall
  • As time passed changes more or less momentous occurred in the lonely island. Cited from The Lonely Island, by R.M. Ballantyne
  • He had never been so far away from home, so this trip was a momentous affair. Cited from A Dutch Boy Fifty Years After, by Edward Bok
  • At any rate, when he had once asked her the momentous question, she knew well what to say to him. Cited from Bessie Costrell, by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  • Has there ever been a year in the world's history more crowded with momentous events? Cited from Historical Tales, The Romance of Reality, Vol. 6, by Charles Morris
  • This year too, as we shall see, was momentous in Roman history. Cited from The Crest-Wave of Evolution, by Kenneth Morris
  • Who shall tell what results, momentous and lasting, may follow in the train of such events? Cited from The Atlantic Monthly, Vol. 12, No. 73, November, 1863, by Various
  • Just what the infantry officers should do was a momentous question. Cited from The Deserter, by Charles King
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