Sentence Examples


  • Now I would muddy the waters even more by contacting Daniel Brennan, another fact I planned to withhold from all but my wife.
  • It was eagerly welcomed by the Berlin mathematician, who had the generosity to withhold from publication his own further researches on the subject, until his youthful correspondent should have had time to complete and opportunity to claim the invention.
  • The Council may also act in cases of default by the local authorities, or may make representations to the Local Government Board respecting such default, whereupon the Board may direct the Council to withhold payment due to the local authority under the Equalization of Rates Act 1894.
  • Priests of the Society are given the option of either joining other orders or remaining as secular clergy, under obedience to the ordinaries, who are empowered to grant or withhold from them licences to hear confessions.
  • The governor-general has, however, the independent right to withhold his assent to any bill which he considers in conflict with imperial interests.

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