Sentence Examples


  • Was persuaded by Sinan Pasha to lead them to the war in person.
  • Prince Andrew wished to leave at once, but Princess Mary persuaded him to stay another day.
  • Langton followed his sovereign to Northampton and persuaded him, at least for the present, to refrain from any serious measures of revenge.
  • Wizards and impostors persuaded the multitude to follow them into the desert, and an Egyptian, claiming to be a prophet, led his followers to the Mount of Olives to see the walls of Jerusalem fall at his command.
  • The rest of the pro-Roman party were forced or persuaded to join the rebels and prepared for war on a grander scale.