Sentence Examples

  • Her first time with him wasn't going to be the product of coercion; he respected her too much for that.
  • She searched his gaze and responded with irritation, "If coercion is willing, then yes."
  • He refused to join Napoleon in any proposal for the coercion of Austria or the limitation of her armaments.
  • The coercion of Spain resulted in a peace by which Charles obtained Sicily in exchange for Sardinia.
  • Partly from fear of a national Polish rising which Napoleon held in reserve as a last means of coercion, and partly from a subtle resolve to use the French alliance as a means of securing rich domains at the expense of Turkey, Prussia, Sweden and England, Alexander decided to throw over his allies, Prussia and England, and to seize the spoils to which the conqueror pointed as the natural sequel of a Franco-Russian alliance.

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