Sentence Examples


  • And now he had to contend with parental favoring again.
  • After restoring some degree of peace and prosperity in his principality, Galen had to contend with a formidable insurrection on the part of the citizens of Munster; but at length this was crushed, and the bellicose bishop, who maintained a strong army, became an important personage in Europe.
  • But I contend that only matters of degree separate it from the weightier matters we conventionally associate with wisdom.
  • Others contend, and feel they have science to support, that humans can live beyond five hundred.
  • Given that inequalities in income are likely to grow, how I can I contend that we will see an end of poverty?

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