Sentence Examples

  • Mr. O'Hara seized the opportunity to speak.
  • The Other's body seized up then went limp, its head lolling back, as it lost the ability to move.
  • It was because she seized the right moment to impart knowledge that made it so pleasant and acceptable to me.
  • For a long time Pierre could not understand, but when he did, he jumped up from the sofa, seized Boris under the elbow in his quick, clumsy way, and, blushing far more than Boris, began to speak with a feeling of mingled shame and vexation.
  • Hugh de la Marche, whose betrothed wife, Isabella of Angouleme, King John of England seized (thus bringing upon himself the loss of the greater part of his French possessions), was a nephew of Guy of Lusignan.

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