Sentence Examples


  • Rousing herself, she bit him and fed until revived.
  • "Oh yes!" said Pierre, rousing himself and rising hurriedly.
  • But after a few more attempts at rousing him, she was convinced that the frown was purely coincidence.
  • The siege of the capital was, however, unsuccessful; the pope and the king of Hungary were able to create a diversion by rousing the Christian rulers to a sense of their danger.
  • This rendering, rather than "exhortation" in the sense of eloquence, best suits the usage of Acts, which suggests such comfort as is given by encouraging rather than rousing words (ix.