Sentence Examples


  • The two spoke, and he felt Jenn's magic in the air as she exerted what control she could over Jonny.
  • With flat roofs the pressure exerted upon the supports is directly vertical.
  • He served in the New York legislature (1759-1760), but his political influence was long exerted chiefly through pamphlets and newspaper articles.
  • As archbishop of Toledo he exerted himself to protect the clergy from the obligation to pay the excises or octroi duties known as "the millions" and thereby helped to perpetuate the financial embarrassments of the government.
  • Macaulay in especial exerted all his art, though in contradiction of probability and fact, to deepen still further the shade which rests upon his reputation.