Definitions of Exerted

  1. of Exert

Usage examples for Exerted

  1. Freycinet denied that any pressure was exerted – Terre Napoleon A history of French explorations and projects in Australia by Ernest Scott
  2. He exerted himself to be agreeable, and he succeeded vastly. – The Man Who Rose Again by Joseph Hocking
  3. If he exerted himself to the utmost of his ability, he could not make me love him. – My Brilliant Career by Miles Franklin
  4. Despite the thunder and the suggestion of immense forces exerted upon the frail material, utmost delicacy marked the operations of the card. – The Spinners by Eden Phillpotts
  5. This is about the amount of physical power exerted by a man of ordinary strength during a day's work. – Manhood of Humanity. by Alfred Korzybski