Sentence in Classic:
The swing of his burly body made his friend execute a few light skips from the path to the roadway and back again.
With regard to legal matters, immediately after the fires he gave orders to find and execute the incendiaries.
War and Peace(V5) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Restoring the essential condition of relation between those who command and those who execute, we find that by the very nature of the case those who command take the smallest part in the action itself and that their activity is exclusively directed to commanding.
War and Peace(V6) By Leo Tolstoy Context
But if a Bond, or any other description of security, would be preferred, I should be happy to execute any such instrument.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens Context
Nevertheless the guest did at least execute such a convulsive shuffle that the material with which the cushions of the chair were covered came apart, and Manilov gazed at him with some misgiving.
Dead Souls By Nikolai Vasilievich Gogol Context
How necessary it was for the Romans to execute Justice against the Latins, is further seen from the course took with the men of Privernum.
Discourses on the First Decade of Titus Livius By Niccolo Machiavelli Context
All was silent in and around the cottage; it was an excellent opportunity; yet, when I proceeded to execute my plan, my limbs failed me and I sank to the ground.
Frankenstein By Mary Wollstonecraft (Godwin) Shelley Context
Had there been painters in those days capable to execute such a subject, the Jew, as he bent his withered form, and expanded his chilled and trembling hands over the fire, would have formed no bad emblematical personification of the Winter season.
It was this operation which had caused him to execute the peculiar movements observed from the shed by Jean Valjean.
Les Misérables (V2) By Victor Hugo Context
A platoon of the National Guard would constitute itself on its own authority a private council of war, and judge and execute a captured insurgent in five minutes.
Les Misérables (V5) By Victor Hugo Context
Do you find the means, I will execute it, provided it is not to kill the man, for Mercedes has declared she will kill herself if Dantes is killed.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas Context