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How to use dispense with in a sentence

With his pipe he would not dispense, and he always took two or three puffs, at least, before undertaking anything.
TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
Divinely precious and infinitely perfect as it is, there is no part of it with which he can dispense.
THE ORDINANCE OF COVENANTINGJOHN CUNNINGHAM
She belonged to that ultra-modern school which scorns to sue masculine admiration, but which cannot dispense with it nevertheless.
DOPESAX ROHMER
There were very few days during our entire summer's tour when one could dispense with cloaks and overcoats.
BRITISH HIGHWAYS AND BYWAYS FROM A MOTOR CARTHOMAS D. MURPHY
The little shoe, whose silken laces had become loose in walking, lay in the road covered-with dust.
HONEY-BEEANATOLE FRANCE
At no time in the summer were we able to dispense for any length of time with heavy wraps and robes while on the road.
BRITISH HIGHWAYS AND BYWAYS FROM A MOTOR CARTHOMAS D. MURPHY
God willed that the Holy Ghost should dispense his influences for carrying into effect the purposes of mercy.
THE ORDINANCE OF COVENANTINGJOHN CUNNINGHAM
After two months of uncertainty, the committee decided to dispense with his reply, and invited Rimsky-Korsakov to take his place.
THE LIFE & LETTERS OF PETER ILICH TCHAIKOVSKYMODESTE TCHAIKOVSKY
Dispense with ornaments altogether rather than wear mock jewelry.
THE LADIES' BOOK OF ETIQUETTE, AND MANUAL OF POLITENESSFLORENCE HARTLEY
This garrison arrived at the moment when the insurgents, confiding on the Governor's promise, were with-drawing.
THE BORDER RIFLESGUSTAVE AIMARD
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WORDS RELATED TO DISPENSE WITH

  • battled
  • bickered
  • came to blows
  • caterwauled
  • fell out
  • had words
  • have shouted match
  • quarrelled
  • rowed
  • spat
  • squabbled
  • tiffed
  • wrangled
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