Usage examples for renew

  1. He promised to renew his visit within a few days; he did so, but the foul deed was done. – Monks, Popes, and their Political Intrigues by John Alberger
  2. The result of this battle was to give the Athenians complete command of the sea, for the Peloponnesian fleet was in no condition to renew the engagement. – Stories From Thucydides by H. L. Havell
  3. Without waiting for a reply Zeke turned away, nor were the Go Ahead Boys able to induce him to renew his conversation. – The Go Ahead Boys and Simon's Mine by Ross Kay
  4. Twenty times already has the world seen that sight, and Europe is now preparing to renew it. – Catherine de' Medici by Honore de Balzac
  5. " You told my man the other day," said Mr Apjohn, " that we might renew the search if we pleased." – Cousin Henry by Anthony Trollope
  6. I may be carried off to- morrow by the Plague, or my son may renew his attempt with success. – When London Burned by G. A. Henty
  7. The stone which he had rolled up the hill with such effort had suddenly rolled down again, but he was eager to renew his labours. – Daniel Defoe by William Minto
  8. And yet this new factor must surely arrest his attention and renew his interest. – The Hound of the Baskervilles by A. Conan Doyle
  9. The point about these higher forms of human activity is that they renew and multiply life. – The Book of Life: Vol. I Mind and Body; Vol. II Love and Society by Upton Sinclair
  10. My sons, I do not promise you that you will renew the world. – The Saint by Antonio Fogazzaro Commentator: William Roscoe Thayer
  11. Also it was true, as gossip said, that the artist she had met in the train had arrived, and hastened to renew the acquaintance. – The Guests Of Hercules by C. N. Williamson and A. M. Williamson
  12. So now we are going to renew our old friendship. – Hedda Gabler Play In Four Acts by Henrik Ibsen
  13. Perhaps it may be worth while to renew the scheme, with a view to a future session. – Memoirs of Aaron Burr, Complete by Matthew L. Davis
  14. What better proof of his escape than the fact that he was now free to renew the all- interesting inquiry, and should be exactly, about to do so in different and better conditions? – The Finer Grain by Henry James
  15. Perhaps somewhere we shall renew our friendship." – The Boys' Life of Mark Twain by Albert Bigelow Paine
  16. Then, perhaps, I may venture to ask you to renew your offer." – The Second Generation by David Graham Phillips
  17. Furnished with this, I will renew my proposition, and do the best for you I can; though I fear that the ill success of the translation of Dr. Ramsay's work, and of another work on the subject of America, will permit less to be done for you than I had hoped. – Memoir, Correspondence, And Miscellanies, From The Papers Of Thomas Jefferson by Thomas Jefferson
  18. Her skin would begin to constantly renew itself. – Syndrome by Thomas Hoover
  19. I intend to give the crew of my ships a short breathing- time before I again renew the attack. – Paddy Finn by W. H. G. Kingston
  20. I imagined that he had returned, as before, alone, to renew his attacks upon the window, - until it was made plain, as it quickly was, that, with him, was some sort of a companion. – The Beetle A Mystery by Richard Marsh