I had previously taken a journey to S- to purchase some new furniture: my cousins having given me CARTE
BLANCHE TO effect what alterations I pleased, and a sum having been set aside for that purpose.
de Treville, or whether he should only ask him to give him CARTE
BLANCHE for some secret affair.
My grandfather has given me carte
blanche for once, and I promise you the entertainment shall be worthy of the occasion.
If I were Brooke, I would choke the `Trumpet' at once by getting Garth to make a new valuation of the farms, and giving him carte
blanche about gates and repairs: that's my view of the political situation," said the Rector, broadening himself by sticking his thumbs in his armholes, and laughing towards Mr.
I'll give you carte
blanche as to what you serve, but it must be of the best.
You know, Monsieur Poirot, that you have carte
blanche in every way.
To-day, however, being the School-house match, none of the School-house prepostors stay by the door to watch for truants of their side; there is carte
blanche to the School-house fags to go where they like.
Quadroon, with carte
blanche on the Slave question); indeed the family estate was much embarrassed, and the income drawn from the borough was of great use to the house of Queen's Crawley.
He gives me carte
blanche in the matter, and, I verily believe, would throw in a blank check if asked.
The inside surfaces of the two doors were completely covered with CARTES DE VISITE of former prisoners, ingeniously let into the wood and protected from dirt and injury by glass.
We'll take a dram for luck, and as soon as this handless man of mine has the collops ready, we'll dine and take a hand at the cartes as gentlemen should.
But the gentleman is tired, and should sleep; if he has no mind to the cartes, it will never hinder you and me.