Sentence Examples

  • Pain radiated through his body from where she'd shot him, and his normally pliant temper was near the snapping point.
  • She was as pliant as she had been in his arms the night before, her lush frame nestled against his.
  • She didn't know why these women were so pliant when Xander was done with them.
  • The true love-birds (Agapornis) may also be said to build nests, for they line their nest-hole with strips of pliant bark.
  • Conditions were not then favourable for peace, however; the French government, moreover, did not approve of the choice, inasmuch as Adams was not sufficiently pliant and tractable and was from the first suspicious of Vergennes; and subsequently Benjamin Franklin, Thomas Jefferson, John Jay and Henry Laurens were appointed to co-operate with Adams. Jefferson, however, did not cross the Atlantic, and Laurens took little part in the negotiations.

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