Usage examples for given

  1. 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
  2. I'd have given you my word. – A Man to His Mate by J. Allan Dunn
  3. I'd given away my dinner to have been there! – Our Young Folks at Home and Abroad by Various
  4. And he has never given us anything but words. – Old Ebenezer by Opie Read
  5. See it given to his own hand. – The Last Days of Pompeii by Edward George Bulwer-Lytton
  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 shall write a letter which must be given to him when I am gone. – A Son of the Immortals by Louis Tracy
  8. He was given time for that." – The Quality of Mercy by W. D. Howells
  9. Yet he would have given me my life! – The White Shield by Bertram Mitford
  10. Somebody's given you one. – The Adventures of Joel Pepper by Margaret Sidney
  11. Why were they given – Vittoria, v8 by George Meredith
  12. I had given him up. – The Covered Wagon by Emerson Hough
  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. I couldn't have married you then- given myself up to you. – Tom Brown at Oxford by Thomas Hughes
  15. What would she not have given for the right to run away and read it at once? – The Clique of Gold by Emile Gaboriau
  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. She thought that plan must be given up. – Not Like Other Girls by Rosa N. Carey
  18. And must the whole thing be given up? – Round the World in Eighty Days by Jules Verne
  19. I wished to give her something, poor soul; and I had given Austin all my money. – The Lovels of Arden by M. E. Braddon
  20. But they shall be given every chance. – The Millionaire Baby by Anna Katharine Green