Sentence Examples


  • The peasants refused to believe in the bad news, and continued to resist the French, but were at last overpowered by numbers.
  • He overpowered her easily and maneuvered her down the hallway to her bedroom, stripping her and tossing her onto the bed in one move.
  • Nevertheless, though overpowered in the end, the Khazars had protected the plains of Europe from the Mahommedans, and made the Caucasus the limit of their conquests.
  • The human souls which have descended into corporeality are those which have allowed themselves to be ensnared by sensuality and overpowered by lust.
  • The revolt which overpowered him in 1820 was a military mutiny.