Sentence Examples


  • Undaunted by two previous rebuffs he attacked the estates of Cleves, and by a display of force gained a substantial victory.
  • But when he now tried to induce makers to take up his improved system, he met with general rebuffs, and finally was driven to undertake the exploitation of the process himself.
  • Suffered severe rebuffs in the Lords, they succeeded in laying the foundation of the English system of national education.
  • Von Dalberg; but nothing but rebuffs and disappointments were in store for him.
  • But in spite of repeated rebuffs the party of reform was valorous, and undaunted; its members knew that their case was overwhelmingly strong.
 

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