In the preferment of Lady Rosamond, they were of the same mind.
But he had resolved to refuse any appointment, any preferment.
They were both ambitious, and felt the way to preferment was through the favor of the commander-in-chief.
Which is an Art restored, and of my preferment to your Seruice.
He held, however, his professorship only eight years, when his career was suddenly cut short by preferment to a benefice.
If so, all holders of preferment in the University should make as quiet an exit as they can.
Poggio, who was papal secretary for forty years, describes the applicants for preferment as worthy of these officials.
However, you are now in the high road to preferment, so we will not be dull.
Even where the consideration paid for preferment was not actually money, the effect was equally deplorable.
He received an offer of the Bishopric of Rochester; but this preferment he declined.