Entirely against his judgment, a scene-painter arrived from town, and was at work, much to the increase of the expenses, and, what was worse, of the eclat
of their proceedings; and his brother, instead of being really guided by him as to the privacy of the representation, was giving an invitation to every family who came in his way.
A gorgeous hall had been fitted up, under Trippetta's eye, with every kind of device which could possibly give eclat
to a masquerade.
Rosalie was pleased with the thoughts of becoming mistress of Ashby Park; she was elated with the prospect of the bridal ceremony and its attendant splendour and eclat
, the honeymoon spent abroad, and the subsequent gaieties she expected to enjoy in London and elsewhere; she appeared pretty well pleased too, for the time being, with Sir Thomas himself, because she had so lately seen him, danced with him, and been flattered by him; but, after all, she seemed to shrink from the idea of being so soon united: she wished the ceremony to be delayed some months, at least; and I wished it too.
We are each of an unsocial, taciturn disposition, unwilling to speak, unless we expect to say something that will amaze the whole room, and be handed down to posterity with all the eclat
of a proverb."
Blase and inert, I spent my evenings generally at the Chateau des Fleurs, where I would get fuddled and then dance the cancan (which, in that establishment, was a very indecent performance) with eclat
. At length, the time came when Blanche had drained my purse dry.
Yet the Middlesex Cattle Show goes off here with eclat
annually, as if all the joints of the agricultural machine were suent.
It was a great object to her to escape all enquiry or eclat
; but it was her intention to be as decidedly cool to him as might be compatible with their relationship; and to retrace, as quietly as she could, the few steps of unnecessary intimacy she had been gradually led along.
As soon as he has once acted or spoken with eclat
he is a committed person, watched by the sympathy or the hatred of hundreds, whose affections must now enter into his account.
Willie Mullins, trainer of Eclat
Des Mottes and Hey Little Boy I think the step up in trip will help Eclat
Now YSL has thrown its hands up in defeat and come up with Touche Eclat
High Cover, which does exactly what it says on the clicky pen.
L'Algerie a redonne a l'Opep des [beaucoup moins que] couleurs [beaucoup plus grand que] et un [beaucoup moins que] eclat
[beaucoup plus grand que], a estime le mensuel Afrique Asie dans son numero d'octobre.