Sentence Examples

  • Pierre, perplexed, looked round with his shortsighted eyes without obeying, and suddenly doubts arose in his mind.
  • But of this we may be sure, that science, in obeying the law of humanity, will always labour to enlarge the frontiers of life."
  • Of their own will they devoted themselves to God, and all busied themselves in obeying their rector or his vicar....
  • Since then the race has been drifting steadily southward and eastward, a vast, aggregate of small independent clans united by no common government, but all obeying a common impulse to move outwards from their original seats along the line of least resistance.
  • Having rejected proposals to assist in the restoration of Charles II., Henry was recalled to England in June 1659 just after his brother's fall; quietly obeying this order he resigned his office at once.

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