Sentence Examples with the word shake

Many attempts were made to shake his fidelity to the lost cause of the Stuarts, but he continued indomitable to the end.

The French kings are all crusaders - in name - until the beginning of the Hundred Years' War; but the only crusader who ever carried war in Palestine and sought to shake the hold of the Mamelukes on the Holy Land was Peter I., king of Cyprus from 1359 to 1369.

Five cups of coffee later and a full Irish breakfast --without the blood pudding --settling in her stomach, she still couldn't shake the throb.

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When Rissa merely nodded, accepting the insult, he felt the urge to shake sense into the oblivious woman.

Unable to sleep, Deidre paced, trying hard to shake the sensations clouding her head.

He couldn't shake the fire in his blood or the sense of how soft her supple skin, how warm her body felt beneath him.

Yet he couldn't shake the memory of her body against his, the way she'd looked at him last night.

During the next four weeks no effort was spared to shake the determination of Huss; but he steadfastly refused to swerve from the path which conscience had once made clear.

Flower of the Austrian army, hero of the Turkish wars Hostilities are ended, we can shake one another's hand....

She gazed at the handsome man, unable to shake the sense she knew him somehow.