full circle


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full circle

adv.
Back to the starting point: We've come full circle from wealth to poverty to wealth again.
References in classic literature ?
I have seen men and women beaten by whips and clubs and fists, and I have seen the rhinoceros-hide whips laid around the naked torsos of black boys so heartily that each stroke stripped away the skin in full circle. And yet, let me add finally, never have I been so appalled and shocked by the world's cruelty as have I been appalled and shocked in the midst of happy, laughing, and applauding audiences when trained-animal turns were being performed on the stage.
Had that death swept through a full circle, it must inevitably have slain me in my surprise.
Wardle invited the full circle to dinner at the Adelphi; and the decanters having been thrice sent round, opened the business.
When "the wheel has come full circle" we do not begin again with a new period of human life; but we have passed from the best to the worst, and there we end.
With white armor, blazoned shield, and plume of ostrich-feathers from his helmet, he carried himself in so jaunty and joyous a fashion, with tossing pennon and curveting charger, that a shout of applause ran the full circle of the arena.
God, who turns the wheel of all the stars, touched that wheel and brought it full circle, that His dreadful justice might return."
I felt drawn to Full Circle 360 because they have the same goal of making a lasting impact on these teens lives as I do.
Full Circle deserve praise for the way they continue to highlight such issues whilst creating high-quality theatre shows.
The Association for Individual Development would have a full-time employee on site, and Full Circle Communities would have two full-time employees, including one living there, said Lindsey Haines, vice president of Full Circle Communities.
The event, which commenced on 22 January with the official launch of the Full Circle Festival (FCF), will also mark the 400 years anniversary of the start of the West African slave trade.
12 January 2018 - US-based home furnishings industry technology provider MicroD LLC has acquired web design and digital marketing agency Web Full Circle, the company said.