Sentence Examples


  • The young attorney was always well pre­pared, and the police appreciated how tenaciously he pursued his cases.
  • Tiyan's armies fought tenaciously and successfully in defense of the small kingdom; what would they do if channeled into the offensive?
  • She has tyrannized over everybody, her mother, her father, the servants, the little darkies who play with her, and nobody had ever seriously disputed her will, except occasionally her brother James, until I came; and like all tyrants she holds tenaciously to her divine right to do as she pleases.
  • Though the latter held on tenaciously, her voice lost none of its honeyed firmness and softness.
  • Instead of calling for what was necessary in the form of a general strike, the SWP leadership tenaciously clung to the downturn outlook.

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