TENDER's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of tender
v. offer formally; extend; propose a payment
Although no formal charges had been made against him, in the wake of the recent scandal the mayor felt he should tender his resignation.
Sentence in Classic:
The peace of the gardens and the kindly lights in the windows poured a tender influence into his restless heart.
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man By James Joyce Context
The blood went bounding along his veins; and the thoughts went rioting through his brain, proud, joyful, tender, valorous.
Dubliners By James Joyce Context
His thoughts were so elastic, his heart so tender; and involuntarily he picked one of the nearest flowers.
Andersen's Fairy Tales By Hans Christian Andersen Context
As he approached her, his beautiful eyes shone with a specially tender light, and with a faint, happy, and modestly triumphant smile (so it seemed to Levin), bowing carefully and respectfully over her, he held out his small broad hand to her.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Their conversation was interrupted by Mademoiselle Linon, who with an affected but tender smile came to congratulate her favorite pupil.
Anna Karenina(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
He was silent, and his eyes rested on the wheels of the tender, slowly and smoothly rolling along the rails.
Anna Karenina(V3) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Sonya was a slender little brunette with a tender look in her eyes which were veiled by long lashes, thick black plaits coiling twice round her head, and a tawny tint in her complexion and especially in the color of her slender but graceful and muscular arms and neck.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
She saw her brother now as he had been at the moment when he took leave of her and of Lise, his look tender yet proud.
War and Peace(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Though Boris had come intentionally to speak of his love and therefore meant to be tender, he began speaking irritably of feminine inconstancy, of how easily women can turn from sadness to joy, and how their moods depend solely on who happens to be paying court to them.
War and Peace(V3) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Prince Andrew could no longer restrain himself and wept tender loving tears for his fellow men, for himself, and for his own and their errors.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy Context
He caused the words Maison de ma Mere to be inscribed on the charitable institutions, thereby combining tender filial affection with the majestic benevolence of a monarch.
War and Peace(V5) By Leo Tolstoy Context