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