Sentence Examples


  • The crowd shrank back from it.
  • We have at Athens the exact parallel to the state of things when Appius Claudius shrank from the thought of the consulship of Gaius Licinius; we have no exact parallel to the state of things when Quintus Metellus shrank from the thought of the consulship of Gaius Marius.
  • Alondra shrank back and her eyes implored Alex for support.
  • She shrank back into her chair.
  • Cassie shrank back against the rocks, hoping the Indians wouldn't look up.
 

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