Usage examples for given

  1. He was given time for that." – The Quality of Mercy by W. D. Howells
  2. And must the whole thing be given up? – Round the World in Eighty Days by Jules Verne
  3. But they shall be given every chance. – The Millionaire Baby by Anna Katharine Green
  4. She thought that plan must be given up. – Not Like Other Girls by Rosa N. Carey
  5. Yet he would have given me my life! – The White Shield by Bertram Mitford
  6. As I live, I would have given my own right hand that this had not happened! – Hypatia or, New Foes with an Old Face by Charles Kingsley
  7. I wished to give her something, poor soul; and I had given Austin all my money. – The Lovels of Arden by M. E. Braddon
  8. I had given him up. – The Covered Wagon by Emerson Hough
  9. I'd given away my dinner to have been there! – Our Young Folks at Home and Abroad by Various
  10. And he has never given us anything but words. – Old Ebenezer by Opie Read
  11. Why were they given? – Vittoria, v8 by George Meredith
  12. I couldn't have married you then- given myself up to you. – Tom Brown at Oxford by Thomas Hughes
  13. However, I made him take it, and away he went, and I glad to have given him so much cause to speake well of me. – Diary of Samuel Pepys, Complete Transcribed From The Shorthand Manuscript In The Pepysian Library Magdalene College Cambridge By The Rev. Mynors Bright by Samuel Pepys Commentator: Lord Braybrooke
  14. Somebody's given you one. – The Adventures of Joel Pepper by Margaret Sidney
  15. See it given to his own hand. – The Last Days of Pompeii by Edward George Bulwer-Lytton
  16. No, if I didn't know you so well I believe I should have given in long ago. – The Complete PG Edition of The Works of Winston Churchill by Winston Churchill
  17. What would she not have given for the right to run away and read it at once? – The Clique of Gold by Emile Gaboriau
  18. I'd have given you my word. – A Man to His Mate by J. Allan Dunn
  19. I shall write a letter which must be given to him when I am gone. – A Son of the Immortals by Louis Tracy
  20. And there they were, being given an automobile ride, and Mr. Reinberg didn't know a thing about it. – Bunny Brown and his Sister Sue by Laura Lee Hope