Sentence Examples


  • Now, with Quinn's interest piqued, we were a committed pack of five dedicated to seek answers, wherever they might lie.
  • Babcock and urged by President Grant; introduced the merit system in his department, and resigned in October 1870 because of pressure put on him by politicians piqued at his prohibition of campaign levies on his clerks, and because of the interference of Grant in favour of William McGarrahan's attempt by legal proceedings to obtain from Cox a patent to certain California mining lands.
  • Hearing that she once had a goat dairy might have piqued his interest, though.
  • Siegfried is piqued, and calls them back to offer them the ring.
  • The suggestion which has been made that the success of Beaumarchais piqued him has nothing impossible in it.
 

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