Sentence Examples with the word Pushed

Guicciardini pushed his servility so far as to defend this infamous despot at Naples in 1535, before the bar of Charles V., from the accusations brought against him by the Florentine exiles (Op. ined.

I pushed myself up until my side screamed for me to stop.

He sat down at the dusty writing table, and, having laid the manuscripts before him, opened them out, closed them, finally pushed them away, and resting his head on his hand sank into meditation.

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She pushed him away at the nearing voice.

In 1885 it was shown by Bidwell, in the first of a series of papers on the subject, that if the magnetizing force is pushed beyond the point at which Joule discontinued his experiments, the extension of the bar does not remain unchanged, but becomes gradually less and less, until the bar, after first returning to its original length, ultimately becomes actually shorter than when in the unmagnetized condition.

He unlocked the door and pushed it open before lifting her into his arms again.

He pushed the door further but hesitated entering, as if remaining outside would absolve him of responsibility from what lay beyond.

He pushed himself out of bed and stood for a long moment, gazing out the window at the fields of winter wheat glowing in the moonlight.

Despite these disasters Burgoyne pushed south to Stillwater, where he was defeated by Gates's improvised army of continentals and militia in two battles on the of September (Freeman's Farm) and the 7th of October (Bemis's Height).

The Gargoyles roughly pushed them into the opening, where there was a platform, and then flew away and left them.