EVINCE's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of evince
Definition:
v. show or demonstrate clearly; overcome; conquer
Example:
When he tried to answer the questions, I heard he evince his ignorance of the subject matter.
Sentence in Classic:
These men pressed close to the wall to let Pierre and Anna Mikhaylovna pass and did not evince the least surprise at seeing them there.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
He was determined to prevent it, if possible, though his mother, who equally heard the conversation which passed at table, did not evince the least disapprobation.
Mansfield Park By Jane Austen Context
Likewise a fish is technically fast when it bears a waif, or any other recognised symbol of possession; so long as the party waifing it plainly evince their ability at any time to take it alongside, as well as their intention so to do.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville Context
In cavalier attendance upon the school of females, you invariably see a male of full grown magnitude, but not old; who, upon any alarm, evinces his gallantry by falling in the rear and covering the flight of his ladies.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville Context
In passing it may be remarked that neither corridors nor rooms evinced any of that cleanliness and purity which marked the exterior of the building, for such attributes were not troubled about within, and anything that was dirty remained so, and donned no meritricious, purely external, disguise.
Dead Souls By Nikolai Vasilievich Gogol Context
In his fourth combat with De Grantmesnil, the Disinherited Knight showed as much courtesy as he had hitherto evinced courage and dexterity.
Ivanhoe By Walter Scott Context