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Why, a conviction that another possesses all that you esteem yourself, and is discovered by congenial feelings and natural sympathies.
Does love, then, between the sexes depend on this congenial sympathy and innate evidence?
The appetite and conscience of me and Tobin was congenial to the proposition, though 'twas sticking hard in Danny's superstitions to think that a few drinks and a cold lunch should represent the good fortune promised by the palm of his hand.
Nor have I scrupled, in so flagrant a case, to allow myself a severity of animadversion little congenial with the general spirit of these papers.
The game was in his eyes a contest, a struggle with a difficulty, yet a motionless, unwearying struggle, congenial to his tastes.
They would doubtless be congenial with the generality of female minds.
But that other man's name, inquire as you please, you shall not hear; for the Highlander values a secret for itself and for the congenial exercise of keeping it I might go on for long to justify one point and own another indefensible; it is more honest to confess at once how little I am touched by the desire of accuracy.
Stepan Arkadyevitch would have been the companion most congenial to him, but he was going out, he said, to a soiree, in reality to the ballet.
Among the various modes which might have been devised for constituting this branch of the government, that which has been proposed by the convention is probably the most congenial with the public opinion.
The theme for Wings India 2018 is India: Global Aviation Hub, and aims to provide a congenial forum catering to rapidly changing dynamics of the Aviation sector, new business acquisition, investments, policy formation and regional connectivity.
SUKKUR -- The pre-entry test 2018 for admissions in masters programs in all faculties and teaching departments of Shah Abdul Latif University (SALU), Khairpur's main campus and Shikarpur, campus was held in smooth and congenial environment where more than 1000 candidates appeared, said a statement here on Wednesday.
The IGP emphasized formulation of strict security measures around the Hindu Temples in Sindh to allow holding of Lakshmi Puja and other Dilwali ritual for Hindus in a congenial atmosphere.