Sentence Examples


  • It was the sweet allurement of the mimosa tree in full bloom that finally overcame my fears.
  • Hard work overcame the sins of our forefather.
  • Whether he ever overcame the dualism; which the sources, such as they are, unanimously ascribe to him is not clearly ascertained.
  • The English Christians overcame the Celtic divines of Iona, and in 710 even in Pictland they came into the customs of western Christianity.
  • Our information for this period is so scanty that we do not know how James reached his new position, how he overcame Albany and his other rebels.