Sentence Examples


  • "You must defer to him in my absence as you do me," he reminded her.
  • There was still no improvement in the countess' health, but it was impossible to defer the journey to Moscow any longer.
  • Consented to defer his Crusade until March 1222.
  • Hilden might defer to him in her absence, but Taran knew where the loyalty of most of the men lay.
  • The resistance of single cities, and the temporary union of the Arcadians during the second Messenian war, did not defer the complete subjugation of the land beyond the 6th century.