Grappled sentence example

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  • He grappled with the answers.
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  • She grappled with his question for a moment.
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  • Her mental wheels began to move again as she grappled with not only what he'd done, but why Andre and Gabriel – who knew the truth long before she did – chose now to have it revealed to her.
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  • She grappled with how to respond before finally saying, "We both know how this ends."
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  • Then, on Dec. 28, Monro received the expected sanction for evacuating that area also, and Birdwood promptly grappled with this fresh problem.
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  • "I …" Another hesitation, as the youth grappled with what to say to his sworn enemy.
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  • None of the mole anchors had grappled.
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  • Deidre fought him for a taste, a kiss, soon breathing hard from effort as he grappled with her, teased her with nips and kisses, and dribbled single drops of blood over her lips.
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  • Her mental wheels began to move again as she grappled with not only what he'd done, but why Andre and Gabriel – who knew the truth long before she did – chose now to have it revealed to her.
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  • The Malayan Emergency illustrates how the British government grappled with the issue of political terminology within the broader context of anti-communist propaganda.
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  • The german baritone, Peter Schüler, sang with brooding intensity as he grappled with Owen's darker texts.
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  • The educators have already grappled with the challenge of second language learning.
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  • Another buoy is then lowered to mark this spot, and the cable on the other side of the fracture grappled for, brought to the surface, and, if communication is found perfect with the shore, buoyed with sufficient chain and rope attached to allow of the cable itself reaching the bottom.
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  • The first of the outstanding gravitational problems with which they grappled was the unaccountably rapid advance of the lunar perigee.
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  • Many researchers and scientists have grappled with finding the actual reason for dreams, as well as the specific meanings of certain types of dreams.
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  • The writers accommodated Rogers and viewers of DOOL were educated alongside the Hortons as Maggie grappled with the diagnosis.
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  • The Matrix explores a concept every angsty teen has grappled with at some time or another - what if everything I see around me is just an illusion created in my mind?
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  • Hopefully, they grappled with the same problems locating the souls.
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  • Rhyn clenched his fists.  Darkyn said nothing else and walked away, disappearing into the morning shadows of the forest.  Rhyn felt fevered.  His power was leaking out of his body, killing the plants around him.  He grappled to control what he could, aware he would soon not have that option.
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  • The command drove him to his knees, and he grappled with the idea of sharing power with a demon.
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  • They form, moreover, neat enclosures for the vegetable quarters, and, provided excess of growth from the centre is successfully grappled with, they are productive in soils and situations which are suitable.
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  • " I grappled at once with the problem of Induction, postponing that of Reasoning."
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  • After a day of desperate hand to hand fightingfor the vessels grappled and the whole matter was settled by boardingthe French fleet was annihilated.
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  • So ably had he grappled with many difficult problems that in 1850 the Wollaston medal was awarded to him by the Geological Society of London; and in the following year he was elected president.
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  • Nevertheless, he left an enduring mark upon Greek speculation, inasmuch as he not only recognized the need of a logic, and grappled, however unsuccessfully, with one of the most obvious of logical.
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  • His prose style, especially in his Catholic days, is fresh and vigorous, and is attractive to many who do not sympathize with his conclusions, from the apparent candour with which difficulties are admitted and grappled with, while in his private correspondence there is a charm that places it at the head of that branch of English literature.
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  • "I …" Another hesitation, as the youth grappled with what to say to his sworn enemy.
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  • He grappled with himself.
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  • He was unfortunate in living before the natural rudeness of Latin art had been successfully grappled with.
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