Undid sentence example
- The whiff of Katie.s blood nearly undid him.
- She reached the door and undid the locks with trembling hands, wondering what kind of person kept five locks on his door.
- The husky edge to her voice nearly undid him.
- But every night she undid the piece which she had woven by day.
- As minister of religion he was to a certain extent responsible for the concordat which again subjected the schools to the control of the Church: to a certain extent he thereby undid some of his work for the extension of education, and it was of him that Grillparzar said, "I have to announce a suicide.Advertisement
- His two winters at Davos had done him some good, but his summers in Scotland invariably undid the benefit.
- He undid, as far as lay in his power, the works of his grandfather, good and bad.
- When he broke contact, Lana pulled his head back to hers, her hands skimming over his shoulders before she undid the top two buttons on his uniform.
- The overthrow of the monarchy on the 10th of August and the September massacres rendered hopeless all attempts at an entente cordiale between the two peoples; and the provocative actions of Chauvelin, undertaken in order to curry favour with the extremists now in power at Paris, undid all the good accomplished by the tact and moderation of Talleyrand.
- By dividing his two states between his sons the Con~queror undid his own work, and left to his subjects the certainty of civil war.Advertisement
- The wars of 1346 checked the improvement of horses, and undid much of what had been previously accomplished, for we read that the cavalry taken into France by Edward III.
- Simon and Laurie undid the ropes and we motored off jetty then switched off and hoisted the mainsail and Genoa (foresail ).
- The Balkan wars undid him, as they have undone many.
- The last of his important political acts, the signing of the treaty of Paris in 1856, undid the results of his patient efforts to establish Russian preponderance in the Balkan peninsula.