Usage examples for forces

  1. I have been wicked- hated the forces that made me. – She Buildeth Her House by Will Comfort
  2. I had no longer that daring born of youth and the knowledge of one's strength, and I was not yet old enough to have learnt how to husband my forces. – The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons by Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
  3. These men had so often cut to pieces such American forces that they expected an easy victory on this occasion. – School History of North Carolina by John W. Moore
  4. But at the end of the story his forces abandoned him. – Là-bas by J. K. Huysmans
  5. The King's forces were now near at hand. – The History of England from the Accession of James II. Volume 1 (of 5) by Thomas Babington Macaulay
  6. We have just received a communication from Burgsdorf which forces us to depart to- morrow morning. – The Sign of Flame by E. Werner
  7. I congratulate you on the success which the forces of the United States, have lately had against the hostile Indians. – The Original Writings of Samuel Adams, Volume 4 by Samuel Adams
  8. So the attack had succeeded, but with forces now heavily reduced. – From Bapaume to Passchendaele, 1917 by Philip Gibbs
  9. Whether this was caused by the action of some outside intelligence bringing spirit forces to bear upon him is not apparent. – Witchcraft of New England Explained by Modern Spiritualism by Allen Putnam
  10. But little firing was done by either army; and after Morgan was killed his forces marched out of town while the Union forces marched in, in easy range of each other, yet not a shot was fired on either side. – Famous Adventures And Prison Escapes of the Civil War by Various
  11. Heard you were working on a big scheme on which you had joined forces. – The Come Back by Carolyn Wells
  12. They are a part of the great natural forces of the universe. – The Universe a Vast Electric Organism by George Woodward Warder
  13. What a glorious gathering together of the forces for the great fight there will be. – The Letters of William James, Vol. II by William James
  14. But he saw- or believed he saw- the relief under the coldness- and he brought up his forces for the attack. – The Literary Sense by E. Nesbit
  15. But he seems to have called upon the very forces of nature to do his bidding. – The Boyhood of Great Inventors by A. Fraser Robertson
  16. It is very evident, that, as a power in the world in behalf of righteousness and humanity, it has been of no account; and as between the forces of good and evil, its weight has been on the side of evil instead of good. – Modern Spiritualism by Uriah Smith
  17. That was the signal for an immediate attack by the chief of the forces of Saul's house. – Quiet Talks on the Crowned Christ of Revelation by S. D. Gordon
  18. 1775. Appointed commander- in- chief of American forces, in Revolution. – Boys' Book of Famous Soldiers by J. Walker McSpadden
  19. If he takes the name of De Vaux, or forces himself upon me in any way, it shall be open war. – A Monk of Cruta by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  20. Spinola established himself and his forces near Wesel. – The Life of John of Barneveld, 1609-15, Volume I. by John Lothrop Motley Last Updated: February 7, 2009