Sentence Examples

  • She needed time to compose herself before sharing the bad news with him.
  • Lisa tried to compose her thoughts and expression.
  • She made an effort to compose herself, taking deep breaths.
  • Not till then did he compose this letter.
  • After abolishing the cabinet council system in favour during the rule of the two Annes, and reconstituting the senate as it had been under Peter the Great, - with the chiefs of the departments of state, all of them now Russians again, as ex-officio members under the presidency of the sovereign, - the first care of the new empress was to compose her quarrel with Sweden.