Countered sentence example

countered
  • The c nquest of the peninsula was undertaken in 1527 by Francisco de Montejo, who en-, countered a more vigorous opposition than Cortes had on the high plateau of Anahuac. In 1549 Montejo had succeeded in establishing Spanish rule over barely one-half of the peninsula, and it was never extended further.
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  • This, however, was promptly countered by a monster meeting of protest at Zara on Nov.
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  • Petersburg to confer with the Tsar and his ministers about the Franco-Russian Alliance and the new developments of the Eastern question, a visit which countered the somewhat depressing effect in France of the meeting of the German and Russian Emperors at Baltic Port on July 4.
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  • As quickly as the computer tossed a challenge before her, she countered and matched it.
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  • "She's still his mother," I countered, hoping to end the conversation.
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  • A disposition of the powers of the Grand Alliance to come to the aid of Spain in this matter was countered by the famous message of President Monroe (Dec. 2, 1823), laying the veto of the United States on any interference of concerted Europe in the affairs of the American continent.
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  • "Life is remarkably commonplace, if you think about it," I countered.
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  • Don't say that! his wife countered.
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  • The dread and guilt at the pit of her stomach were countered by the confusion of knowing that she'd fallen into the grip of the Immortal laws first with Gabriel then with Darkyn.
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  • The of the revolutionary terrorists were countered by the Russian terrorists of the reaction who under the name of People."
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  • "I've been admiring Andy Gordon Paintings for a decade," Howard countered.
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  • "Willard Humphries is in Philadelphia," I countered.
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  • "Kindness and compassion aren't weaknesses," she countered.
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  • "You traverse my domain without power," the demon lord countered.
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  • "Dhjan A'Ran endangers himself," Ne'Rin countered.
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  • "Did you see the smile on her face?" he countered.
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  • "But she's smart," Elise countered.
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  • "I wanted to protect you," he countered.
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  • "They had much worse intentions than killing me," she countered.
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  • "Perhaps we are both fools," he countered.
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  • You must as well, she countered.
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  • "It's exactly what it looks like," Xander countered.
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  • "No, it doesn't," Jenn countered, watching Xander manipulate the boy-god without knowing how he did it.
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  • But if we have deflation which is not countered by inflation then we would be doing exactly the wrong thing.
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  • This unprecedented influx of new players was countered by the sale of Neil Shipperley to Crystal Palace for one million pounds.
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  • If Eleatic thought stands over against Pythagorean thought as what is valid or grounded against what is ungrounded or invalid, we are embarked upon dialectic, or the debate in which thought is countered by thought.
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  • The challenge must be countered in a reductio ad iinpossibile in which the dilemma is put.
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  • Biomedical gerontologist Aubrey de Grey maintains that aging is caused by seven underlying factors, each of which can, in theory, be countered.
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  • Brown countered that the universalist approach would put more money behind the better-off people who can afford to pay for school meals.
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  • A nice fat texture apparent on entry, immediately countered by some vibrant, positively zippy, crisp acidity.
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  • Lastly, Plasma televisions use more energy, but this can be countered with the proper surge protector that is considered "Green".
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  • Morales then countered with "Is that confirmed?
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  • Mr. Qureshi has countered with a vehement denial, claiming that Rubina was never for sale, nor did he try to broker a deal to that affect.
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  • The countered shape and firmness of the pillow helps a person to stay sleeping without disturbing the CPAP machine or other respiratory devices.
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  • Any damage inflicted will be countered with the prayers.
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  • This time, the two super powers are USA and China, and they are countered by the Global Liberation Army, which is basically a Middle East terrorist group.
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  • Fleer countered this by issuing cards that featured retired players and greats from baseball.
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  • While Verizon may be heavily pushing their "Can you Hear Me Now?" campaign, Cingular (and subsequently AT&T) quickly countered by saying that they have the fewest number of dropped calls across the country.
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  • The archetypal shopping tantrum over the candy bar at the checkout counter or the elaborate toy can sometimes be countered by proposing an alternative treat or purchase instead of the flat denial that sends the child into a tantrum.
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  • This can be countered by increasing your activity level and lean body mass.
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  • "Some of us are," Damian countered, impressed by how far the youth had come in so short a time.
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  • What is so wrong in that? he countered.
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  • "You're angry," he countered.
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  • The teen continued to argue as to why she should meet Xander while Jessi neatly countered every argument.
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