1 He was too young, too strong, too full of the sap of living, to submit so easily to the destruction of his hopes.
2 Or--swallow our pride as best we can, submit gracefully and get the whole matter over with as easily as possible.
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3 She could not but believe it to be thoughtlessness on his part; yet that was no reason she should submit to it.
4 He was ready at all times to submit to her moods, which were as often kind as they were cold.
5 The family, having no idea of this, and no more money to throw away, had nothing to do but give up and submit to one more misery for the rest of their days.
6 They made an offer to submit the whole question at issue to arbitration; and at the end of ten days the unions accepted it, and the strike was called off.
7 The politic captain of the Canadas had deemed it wiser to submit to entertain a passive friend, than by any acts of ill-judged severity to convert him into an open enemy.
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8 Magua advanced, and seized his captive strongly by the arm; the Delawares fell back, in silence; and Cora, as if conscious that remonstrance would be useless, prepared to submit to her fate without resistance.
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9 It is the will of Heaven, and I submit.
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10 He made me submit; he made me be peaceable; he flattered me with hopes that, perhaps, he would buy them back; and so things went on, a week or two.
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11 She did not really want to sit, poked in a corner by the fire; she would rather have watched from the door, but she was being looked after, so she had to submit.
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12 There was nothing to be done, however, but to submit quietly and hope the best.
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13 Gladly would I submit to all the increased pain of losing her, rather than have to think of her as I do.
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14 It was a reference to the future, which Anne, after a little observation, felt she must submit to.
15 She had only to submit, sit down, be outwardly composed, and feel herself plunged at once in all the agitations which she had merely laid her account of tasting a little before the morning closed.