How to use Sparring in a sentence

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  • She'd always thought him her perfect match in the sparring ring.

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  • They'd been joking and sparring and having a good time.

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  • It was too early for the vamps to be in the gym, so she stripped down to her undershirt without changing into her sparring gear and began pounding into the dummy in front of her.

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  • The sounds of sparring in the courtyard drew no interest this morning.

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  • His golden eyes were calm, and he was dressed as if he'd just finished sparring.

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  • He spent an hour on a punching bag before joining a few others sparring.

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  • Their exchange kicked her ass more than an hour of sparring.

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  • A few of Rhyn's Immortals were sparring on one bank under the watchful gaze of one of the death dealers.

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  • She trotted down the hall, toward the practice fields, not surprised to see all the warriors sparring on the field.

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  • Sparring with Darian kept her mind busy, for the Grey God was unpredictable in the ring.

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  • Gradually take that into shadow boxing, then bags, then sparring.

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  • Kata based sparring An interview with Iain Abernethy - Geoff Thompson A brief history of Kata The Bubishi - Karate's Most Important Text?

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  • The young males hold practice sparring bouts in the surf and their throaty roars echo along the beach.

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  • Caitlin frequently won these verbal sparring matches with Mom.

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  • A great partner for sparring techniques or target training.

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  • We need to ensure that we use kata techniques in our sparring practice.

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  • Beat a character's exercise session in Sparring Mode.

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  • There is no easy level, so the only way you can get better at this game is by using the "Sparring Mode" or by repetition.

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  • The "Sparring Mode" is good to see what kind of moves you can do with the character you choose.

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  • However, your sparring opponent will not be much of a challenge, so you can't really see how it will be in the actual fight.

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  • Aside from the Sparring Mode, the rest of the choices will be quite challenging (and frustrating for some).

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  • The current Kung Lao, Liu Kang's sparring partner, is a Shaolin monk from the "Temple of Light" and a student of Bo' Rai Cho.

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  • Sylvester Stallone and Muhammed Ali memorialized the event by briefly sparring together on stage.

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  • Dressed for sparring, he waited with Grande and Pierre for Damian.

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  • She wasn't dressed in skin-tight workout clothes like Claire, who joined Damian as he trotted down the stairs for their daily sparring session.

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  • She didn't see Damian until afternoon, when he strolled into the library from sparring, ear to a cell phone.

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  • He lowered his sword and straightened from a sparring match with Rhyn, whose pewter eyes glowed unnaturally.

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  • It was more intense than sparring, and she wondered what was at stake with the simple fight.

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  • Rissa, Sirian, and the guards headed toward the sparring men.

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  • Several of the beefy men living in the house were in the grassy, well-lit courtyard, sparring with swords, knives, and other weaponry that looked like it came straight out of the Middle Ages.

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  • He stood before her as he had in the sparring ring, sans any clothing but judo pants.

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  • He opened it before she knocked, dressed for sparring in his judo pants and nothing else.

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  • He took his place on the sparring field, and Grande leaned close to her.

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  • He left the sparring level without saying a word to Ully and followed his instincts up a flight of stairs and down a narrow hall he recognized from his visit to their father.s catacombs with Kris.

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  • Talal paused in an open doorway leading to a large, green field behind the dwelling occupied by hundreds, perhaps thousands, of warriors organized into sparring groups of four and five.

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  • Two men populated each circle, sparring with each other, while the other two or three watched.

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  • The next morning, she went to the game room after her sparring session and sat the entire day, learning more and more about the game and experimenting with how the symbols on the keyboard interacted with the images before her.

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  • He was sparring with another warrior, his fluid, destructive movements far from the gentle ones he used with her.

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  • Sparring lasted until the sky was clear of night's blue, at which point he took the sword from her.

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  • He carried it with him to the long, pointless Council meeting, to his afternoon sparring session with Jetr, to the banquet and introduction of his nishani to the clan leaders.

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  • Brady straightened from his sparring stance.

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  • He felt like sparring until noon.

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  • Brady shook his head, wanting nothing more than to return to the sparring ring.

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  • She wore sparring clothing consisting of snug pants and T-shirt that hugged her shape in all the right places.

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  • Until that time came when their sparring became a final battle, she'd learn as much as she could from the ancient warrior.

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  • He'd accepted that sparring was the only real, physical interaction he'd ever have with her.

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  • She was wired with a different kind of energy after the sparring session, one that made her remember all too clearly how she'd felt under his body.

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  • By the first touch of sunlight, he was at the sparring grounds awaiting anyone to show for practice.

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  • The two began sparring slowly.

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  • A faint smile crossed his features, before he returned his attention to his sparring partner.

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  • The woman was guarded, her tension clear, much like those sparring on the beach had been.

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  • Jenn stood smoothly and quickly at the hint, no doubt reminded of their many sparring sessions.

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  • Whilst the reeves are sitting on their eggs, scattered about the swamps, he is to be seen far away flitting about in flocks, and on the ground dancing and sparring with his companions.

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  • Damian hung up and looked at his executive officer and sparring partner.

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  • He pulled off his sweater then dropped back onto the sparring mat, focusing hard on calming himself down.

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  • A'Ran wasn't sparring; he fought for blood.

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  • Alarmed, she picked her way through the rows of machines towards the door leading to the sparring mats.

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