Usage examples for offers

  1. Wallace gave smiling answers to all their remarks, and offers of service. – The Scottish Chiefs by Jane Porter
  2. Mary had such light duties as her health permitted, but she refused all her sister's offers of assistance. – 'Lizbeth of the Dale by Marian Keith
  3. Offers Hanover to England. – History of Modern Europe 1792-1878 by C. A. Fyffe
  4. Why, the creature can't stay here for ever, and if he offers himself to me, I shall say 'No, ' in as plain English as possible. – An Old Sailor's Yarns by Nathaniel Ames
  5. " There is a stranger here," he said, " who, being in want of a carriage, offers to buy yours." – To Paris And Prison: Paris The Memoirs Of Jacques Casanova De Seingalt 1725-1798 by Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
  6. The explanation of this habit offers a proof of the sentimental relations between them. – The Matador of the Five Towns and Other Stories by Arnold Bennett
  7. It presents its splendid, shining surface to the great sea but offers it no opportunity for entrance. – The Girl and Her Religion by Margaret Slattery
  8. Chook refused half a dozen offers of help before Pinkey had finished washing up. – Jonah by Louis Stone
  9. Treat them in this way whenever opportunity offers and they will soon abandon a service for which they now have little heart. – The History of Company A, Second Illinois Cavalry by Samuel H. Fletcher
  10. Sultan offers Herzl charter, but not for Palestine. – The Jewish State by Theodor Herzl Commentator: Louis Lipsky Alex Bein
  11. It would cost him more than to buy our place at the price he offers – Herbert Carter's Legacy by Horatio Alger
  12. God forbid that you should let slip the time and offers of grace, or neglect any warning of this kinde sent to you in the name of the Lord. – The-Acts-Of-The-General-Assemblies-of-the-Church-of-Scotland by Church of Scotland. General Assembly
  13. We have many offers of help. – The Amazing Interlude by Mary Roberts Rinehart
  14. Sophia refused offers of food and nursing. – The Old Wives' Tale by Arnold Bennett
  15. Having been accustomed to receive food from her, they believe that in this way she offers them meat. – Anecdotes of the Habits and Instinct of Animals by R. Lee
  16. Soon from the village there came words of sympathy and offers of assistance; but Mrs. Carter could do everything, and in her blandest tones she declined the services of the neighbors, refusing even to admit them into the presence of Margaret and Carrie, who, she said were so much exhausted as to be unable to bear the fresh burst of grief which the sight of an old friend would surely produce. – Homestead on the Hillside by Mary Jane Holmes
  17. These were Jane's experiences of offers of marriage. – The Rosary by Florence L. Barclay
  18. In this field popular judgment may be right or wrong; it offers merely an opinion, which it cannot prove. – The Booklover and His Books by Harry Lyman Koopman
  19. Triplet's natural impulse was to repeat most warmly his offers of service. – Peg Woffington by Charles Reade