Where Xander used brute force to subdue an opponent, Darian was wily.
Alexander now contemplated sending Cesare to Romagna to subdue the turbulent local despots, and with the help of the French king carve a principality for himself out of those territories owing nominal allegiance to the pope.
Pippin was determined to subdue the lagoons.
The senate and the other authorities of Cracow were unable to subdue the rebels or to maintain order, and, at their request, the city was occupied by a corps of Austrian troops for the protection of the inhabitants.
After this Suleiman set out to subdue his brother Masud Shah, at Angora, who was finally taken prisoner and treacherously murdered.
Ali was obliged to subdue him, a task which he effected not without difficulty.
How, then, subdue the rivalry?
Returning to his province Antony made several attempts to subdue the Parthians, without any decided success.
More than one of the Danish kings made serious attempts to subdue them.
It should attack and subdue the air, and never give the air an opportunity of attacking or subduing it.
After some trifling fighting Mangasha submitted, and Ras Makonnen despatched a force to subdue Beni Shangul, the chief of which gold country, Wad Tur el Guri, was showing signs of disaffection.
In self-defence Boleslaus was obliged to subdue them.
"Subdue the body, chastise thyself, weaken thyself, just as fire consumes dry wood."
They saw that it would never be in their power to subdue all England.
Within a few years they were to realize that it was more probable that the English kings would subdue them.
Isolated castles in several districts held out in, the kings name, and the whole March of Wales was never properly subdue,d.
The old earl northand set himself to subdue Yorkshire; his son Hotspur west, and the earl of Douglas marched south and opened communication with the Welsh.
Gradually Philip grew more hostile under provocation; slowly he came to the conclusion that he could never subdue the Dutch or check English attacks on the Spanish Main without a conquest of England.