Sentence Examples


  • He quickened his pace, having little reason to prolong the trip.
  • Of Spain, could not prolong their resistance.
  • Though his recovery was rapid and complete, he did not choose to prolong his stay abroad.
  • When Leopold I., duke of Austria, took Richard prisoner and delivered him to the emperor, Philip did his utmost by offers of money to prolong his captivity, and, allied with the English king's brother.
  • Whilst the bureaucracy of the ancie-n rgime sought for desperate expedients to prolong its domination, the whole social Th body gave signs of a yet distant but ever nearing discun~ integration.