Sentence Examples


  • Now he was exerting his authority in another way.
  • In the early years of the 'seventies the colonies entered upon an era of wellbeing, and for about twelve years every man, willing to work and capable of exerting himself, readily found employment.
  • I remained seriously concerned about the toll the sessions were exerting on him.
  • If p is the mean pressure at any speed the total tractive force which the engine is exerting is given by equation (25) above.
  • So Cyrus put all his means at the disposal of Lysander in the Peloponnesian War, but denied them to his successor Callicratidas; by exerting his influence in Sparta, he brought it about that after the battle of Arginusae Lysander was sent out a second time as the real commander (though under a nominal chief) of the Spartan fleet in 405 (Xen.