Thesaurus / dispose
EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB
But its use as such is to dispose of any such idea as that there is a natural price of coal or of anything else.
THE UNSOLVED RIDDLE OF SOCIAL JUSTICESTEPHEN LEACOCK
My object was to dispose of a cargo of cotton which I had brought from Realejo, and to purchase sugar in return.
LIFE OF RICHARD TREVITHICK, VOLUME II (OF 2)FRANCIS TREVITHICK
Truce now, Gregory; and consider how we can best dispose ourselves here, till the morning.
THE BATTLE OF HEXHAM;GEORGE COLMAN
During this journey I was an eye-witness of the manner in which the missionaries dispose of their religious tracts.
A WOMAN'S JOURNEY ROUND THE WORLDIDA PFEIFFER
His creature has no right to ask the reason of His conduct; He can dispose at will of the works of His hands.
SUPERSTITION IN ALL AGES (1732)JEAN MESLIER
On the other hand, you can prepare to dispose of the serial rights of the Schooner Farallone: a most grim and gloomy tale.
THE WORKS OF ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON - SWANSTON EDITION VOL. 25 (OF 25)ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON
It is often as much an advantage to a debater to dispose of objections as it is to establish his own case.
ENGLISH: COMPOSITION AND LITERATUREW. F. (WILLIAM FRANKLIN) WEBSTER
To start with, it was necessary to generously oil the palms of the royal councilors in order to dispose them in our favor.
Public slaves were allowed as one of their greatest privileges to dispose of one-half of their property by will.
THE PRIVATE LIFE OF THE ROMANSHAROLD WHETSTONE JOHNSTON
Having two cows and a small family, I managed to dispose of my surplus milk and cream to a farmer who ran a milk route.
THE IDYL OF TWIN FIRESWALTER PRICHARD EATON
WORDS RELATED TO DISPOSE
- button down
- give precedence
- place in formation
- put away
- put down as
- put down for
- put in line
- size up
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