Sentence Examples

  • She braced herself for a refusal and a fight.
  • At his startled expression, she softened the refusal with an explanation.
  • He was hungry after the stimulation of Jessi's refusal to bend to his will.
  • Henceforward she strongly urged him on in his political career; and it was the refusal of the Roman priests to bless their union that first prompted Kossuth to take up the defence of mixed marriages.
  • This proposal broke on the refusal of the peror Francis Joseph to cede Austrian territory except as the lIt of a struggle; and Napoleon, won over by Biswarck at famous interview at Biarritz, once more took.up the ides of Prusso-Italian offensive and defensive alliance.

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