Sentence Examples

  • She was so close to achieving her goal.
  • In the summer of 426 Nicias led a predatory expedition along the north-west coast without achieving any positive victory.
  • In foreign affairs he succeeded in achieving as satisfactory a solution of the Adriatic problem as was possible under the circumstances.
  • Yet he not only cleared his own character from the charges laid against him, but succeeded four years later in achieving his most signal party triumph.
  • With the Mongols, but achieving no permanent results.