DISCHARGE's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of discharge
Definition:
v. relieve of a burden or of contents; unload; pour forth or release; complete or carry out; give off
Example:
There is a local warm water to discharge from a power plant.
Sentence in Classic:
The Snow Queen might come back as soon as she liked; there stood his discharge written in resplendent masses of ice.
Andersen's Fairy Tales By Hans Christian Andersen Context
Through that door was heard a noise of things being moved about, and at last Anna Mikhaylovna, still with the same expression, pale but resolute in the discharge of duty, ran out and touching Pierre lightly on the arm said:.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Nothing has, as yet, turned up; and it may not surprise you, my dear Master Copperfield, so much as it would a stranger, to know that we are at present waiting for a remittance from London, to discharge our pecuniary obligations at this hotel.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens Context
Indeed, as he eagerly sparkled at them from the cellarage before mentioned, he seemed a kind of cannon loaded to the muzzle with facts, and prepared to blow them clean out of the regions of childhood at one discharge.
Hard Times By Charles Dickens Context
Grimwig determined him that he should; and that, by his prompt discharge of the commission, he should prove to him the injustice of his suspicions: on this head at least: at once.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens Context
Altering this arrangement afterwards in consequence of changes in their government, they appointed eight citizens to discharge the office of Captain.
Discourses on the First Decade of Titus Livius By Niccolo Machiavelli Context
Many Irish and Germans who had been bounty men in the Union Army had settled in Atlanta after their discharge.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche Context
In the mean time he ordered three thousand of his choicest troops (who then attended him) to surround me at a distance, with their bows and arrows just ready to discharge; but I did not observe it, for mine eyes were wholly fixed upon his majesty.
Gulliver's Travels(V1) By Jonathan Swift Context
After the latter the animal was ready to burst, and made so violent a discharge as was very offensive to me and my companion.
Gulliver's Travels(V2) By Jonathan Swift Context
I ate, drank, and was invigorated; when, to add to my good luck, the Sacristan, too totty to discharge his duty of turnkey fitly, locked the door beside the staple, so that it fell ajar.
Ivanhoe By Walter Scott Context
Marius decided that in a few seconds more the moment for intervention would arrive, and he raised his right hand towards the ceiling, in the direction of the corridor, in readiness to discharge his pistol.
Les Misérables (V3) By Victor Hugo Context