Sentence Examples


  • She released her breath, satisfied on more than one level, to postpone her return to the human world.
  • I think I'll postpone any further subdivision of Germany for now, and instead create a Category:Russian Poland to take the rest of the articles in Category:Poland, Silesia and Prussia, as well as articles that have failed to be categorized (like Warsaw and Lodz).
  • President Lincoln executed the draft with all possible justice and forbearance, but refused every importunity to postpone it.
  • The country was at war, and it seemed best to postpone the new constitution until peace should be concluded.
  • On the day before that fixed for the execution Lord Elgin, then Secretary of State for the Colonies, intervened and directed the governor to postpone the execution of the sentence.