Sentence Examples


  • Dusty prompted at her silence.
  • In 1730 he entered the Mazarin College under the Jansenists, who soon perceived his exceptional talent, and, prompted perhaps by a commentary on the Epistle to the Romans which he produced in the first year of his philosophical course, sought to direct it to theology.
  • The ding-dong prompted the pair to look across the bed to shame the other into a bathrobe to answer the door.
  • The motive for this change does not appear, and we are equally ignorant of the cause which prompted his transference of the priesthood from his nominee to another son of Annas in 37.
  • This aim prompted the annexation of Tuscany, and his intervention in the affairs of the Papal States.
 

How would you define prompted? Add your definition here.

comments powered by Disqus