Sentence Examples


  • One minute Dulce didn't hesitate to argue with him, and the next he could subdue her with a stern look.
  • Where Xander used brute force to subdue an opponent, Darian was wily.
  • But the government of Bombay had hurried on a rupture with the Mahratta confederacy at a time when France was on the point of declaring war against England, and when the mother-country found herself unable to subdue her rebellious colonists in America.
  • When Artabanus tried to subdue him his troops were defeated.
  • Repeated attempts were made by various European nations to subdue the pirates, and in 1816 the city was bombarded by a British squadron under Lord Exmouth, assisted by Dutch men-of-war, and the corsair fleet burned.

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