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Why he ran he did not know, but something seemed to impel him onward.

A Modern AladdinHoward Pyle

They seem to understand the purpose and foresee the results, and these impel them to act.

That is a cannon not so much a monster in bore, as in length and in its power to impel a missile nearly eighty miles.

He afterward added an appendix, in which he recounts the principal causes which impel the colonies to a separation.

Junius UnmaskedJoel Moody

What is there about Mr Glass and his money troubles that should impel such urgency?

I am surprised that the interest he must have felt in his own matchless works did not impel him to go to both.

Morgan was not moved by a curiosity great enough to impel him to make the round.

Trail's EndGeorge W. Ogden

Difficulties do not discourage me; they only impel me to renewed efforts.

Whence is the motive derived which should impel me to one line of conduct in preference to the other?

Cruel anxiety forced the position upon him, but it could not impel him one step nearer the door.

Fashion and FamineAnn S. Stephens

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