Sentence Examples

  • His obstinate resistance came to an end.
  • A very obstinate and bloody two days' battle ended in Bragg's retirement towards Chattanooga.
  • The Porte offered an obstinate resistance to the project and only yielded (Dec. 5) when the fleets of the powers appeared near the Dardanelles.
  • Cassander, Antipater's son, hastened from Peloponnesus, and, after an obstinate siege, compelled the surrender of Pydna, where she had taken refuge.
  • Despite all the protests and negotiations of Laynez, the pope remained obstinate; and there was nothing but to submit.

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