Sentence Examples


  • She was surprised to find the idea of tasting him didn't repulse her, as if the intimate bond with him was natural.
  • A great disappointment, his repulse for the mastership of Balliol, also in 1854, appears to have roused him into the completion of his book on The Epistles of St Paul.
  • In the repulse of Xerxes it is possible that the Aeginetans played a larger part than is conceded to them by Herodotus.
  • Led to the repulse of the Turks with severe losses; after a second investment, during which Sultan Suleiman I.
  • Leaving Fort Churchill in July 1742, he discovered the Wager river and Repulse Bay.

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