MULTIPLY's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of multiply
Definition:
v. proliferate; increase; combine by multiplication
Example:
This isn't the first time Singapore's leaders have asked citizens to go forth and multiply for the good of the nation.
Sentence in Classic:
There are small lateral columns of water outside which receive the force, and which transmit and multiply it in the manner which is familiar to you.
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
In such States, accordingly, we see wealth multiply, both that which comes from agriculture and that which comes from manufactures.
Discourses on the First Decade of Titus Livius By Niccolo Machiavelli Context
We cannot think without affright of those lands where fakirs, bonzes, santons, Greek monks, marabouts, talapoins, and dervishes multiply even like swarms of vermin.
Les Misérables (V2) By Victor Hugo Context
Elements and principles mingle, combine, wed, multiply with each other, to such a point that the material and the moral world are brought eventually to the same clearness.
Les Misérables (V4) By Victor Hugo Context
It would be going only to multiply trouble to the others, and increase his own distress; and a much better scheme followed and was acted upon.
Persuasion By Jane Austen Context
And when it comes to sleeping with an unknown stranger, in a strange inn, in a strange town, and that stranger a harpooneer, then your objections indefinitely multiply.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville Context
That is, in short, not to multiply cases, in whatsoever he has no authority, there he is no king, and may be resisted: for wheresoever the authority ceases, the king ceases too, and becomes like other men who have no authority.
Second Treatise of Government By John Locke Context
The badly employed are those which, notwithstanding they may be few in the commencement, multiply with time rather than decrease.
The Prince By Nicolo Machiavelli Context
There is a tendency to utilize underground space for the less ornamental purposes of civilization; there is the Metropolitan Railway in London, for instance, there are new electric railways, there are subways, there are underground workrooms and restaurants, and they increase and multiply.
The Time Machine By H. G. Wells Context