Sentence Examples


  • Betsy hesitated, but complied when Grasso feigned a slice with his weapon.
  • She complied and he examined her ankle, twisting it until she winced.
  • Bluntschli, consider that unless this tacit condition is complied with, the award may be set aside.
  • Generally speaking, the Transylvanians had only to appear, to have their demands promptly complied with; for these marauders had to be bought off because the emperor had more pressing business elsewhere.
  • According to the narrative of Sir Thomas More, Sir Robert Brackenbury, the constable of the Tower, refused to obey Richard's command to put the young princes to death; but he complied with a warrant ordering him to give up his keys for one night to Sir James Tyrell, who had arranged for the assassination.