Usage examples for undo

  1. There came to him also, as he slowly trod the lonely moor, the most awful of all conceptions of eternity- the revelation of a repentance that could undo nothing. – Prisoners of Conscience by Amelia Edith Huddleston Barr
  2. All the years that remain cannot undo the years that I have been building this up." – The Iron Woman by Margaret Deland
  3. Who seek to please the flesh, themselves undo." – The Works of John Bunyan Volume 3 by John Bunyan
  4. This he did so as never again to undo it. – Spare Hours by John Brown
  5. It was introducing a principle which had been condemned, and was a veiled attempt to undo the work of the Ivans and the Romanoffs, and to place the real power as of old in the hands of ruling families. – A Short History of Russia by Mary Platt Parmele
  6. But it had taken ten nights of constant work to undo one moment's work of a thoughtless girl. – The Mother and Her Child by William S. Sadler Lena K. Sadler
  7. Witch would pay for the expensive operation to undo the effects of one disease. – Prologue to an Analogue by Leigh Richmond
  8. Then, as she reached the gate and found it fastened: Here, I can't undo the gate. – The Panchronicon by Harold Steele Mackaye
  9. No later contradiction can reach them and undo the once- made impression. – Memoir and Letters of Francis W. Newman by Giberne Sieveking
  10. As to your mental and bodily sufferings, I can see some of the effects for myself, and those at least I could undo. – The Crime Doctor by Ernest William Hornung
  11. You can undo your own work. – By Wit of Woman by Arthur W. Marchmont
  12. They drank and then slept, sinking to oblivion as they dropped on the ground, not waiting to undo their blankets or pick out comfortable spots. – The Emigrant Trail by Geraldine Bonner
  13. Though he would gladly have flung its contents into the sea to undo the past, regrets were futile. – The League of the Leopard by Harold Bindloss
  14. And I know from Forest that father called him up when it was quite dark, between three and four in the morning- Mrs. Forest thought the Germans had come when she heard the knocking- and asked him to come with him and undo the gates. – Elizabeth's Campaign by Mrs. Humphrey Ward
  15. It has fallen to us, in our time, to undo damage that was a long time in the making, and to begin the hard but necessary task of building a better future for ourselves and our children. – State of the Union Addresses of Ronald Reagan by Ronald Reagan
  16. By my soul, thought I, this sweet creature will at last undo me! – Clarissa, Volume 4 (of 9) History Of A Young Lady by Samuel Richardson
  17. You saved me once; will you undo that greatness?... – King Lear's Wife; The Crier by Night; The Riding to Lithend; Midsummer-Eve; Laodice and Danaë by Gordon Bottomley
  18. What we do one year we undo the next, and do over again the year following. – A Cynic Looks at Life Little Blue Book #1099 by Ambrose Bierce