Sentence Examples


  • The bridge, built at the behest of the Conservative government, was Britain 's first privately financed public project.
  • Cancelation of an outsourcing contract at the behest of the supervisory authority should only occur in extremis.
  • He said that those who had suffered the most had not been at the behest of the State.
  • Audiogalaxy has always blocked some music voluntarily at the behest of record companies.
  • Never again would humanity be made to serve at the behest of some alien power.

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