How to use Willed in a sentence
She willed the magic to hit its target.
Focusing on his profile, she willed him to look her way.
As what God has done He has eternally willed to do, grace involves predestination.
She willed herself not to laugh at his joke, but it was hard.
He willed his friend to learn the lessons he needed to, and fast.Advertisement
Nothing external, neither death nor exile nor pain nor any such thing, can ever force us to act against our will; if we are conquered, it is because we have willed to be conquered.
The temptation is always to treat the other as an object and not as a freely willed gift.
And he was married to a very strong willed woman.
The cause for rebirth into these various realms the Buddha locates in kamma, our own willed actions.
A term FSOL used for a weak willed person What is a ' Vertical Pig '?Advertisement
Within the spine, these muscles are normally wired so that willed (voluntary) contraction of one is automatically accompanied by blocking of the other.
In fantasy, there's always the possibility that the mysterious companion chance-met on the road willed the light into being, and it's customary and usual for the ball of light to bob slightly up and down.
She willed her hair shorter and blonde once again, knowing he'd already read her mind and seen the reason why she changed her hair.
He willed the magic out of his body and channeled it into the blood-covered soul, visualizing what it was he tried to do.
Kris willed himself to the shadow world and walked back to his underground refuge, heart heavy.Advertisement
She willed herself there, concentrating hard to keep from losing the connection.
It is good because God willed it, and for no other reason; had He commanded precisely the opposite course of conduct, that course would have been right by the mere fact of His commanding it.
We cannot help objecting that one who was so powerful could have been kindlier and sounder if he willed.
The Lutherans held that the Incarnate One possessed all divine attributes, but either willed to suspend their use - this is the Kenosis doctrine of the Lutheran school of Tubingen in the 17th century - or concealed their working; the latter was the doctrine of the Giessen school.
My wife was the most strong willed among us and absent her other dominant attribute would have second guessed any decision maker directing her.Advertisement
She never thought she'd find herself rooting for the Black God, but she willed Jonny to take control of the situation.
He opened his senses to locate the immortal he wanted, and then willed himself there.
Something about the trees' reaction to Ully bothered him. They'd cleared a path for him then tried to obstruct the Immortal. It didn't make much sense. Toby rose and walked to the nearest tree, placing his hands against it. There were no angel memories about how trees communicated, but he willed it to speak to him anyway.
She was strong willed â€“ especially when it came to issues about morality.
He awaits the consummation of the age, for God has willed that " they without us should not be made perfect.Advertisement
And eventually he acquiesces in the conclusion that God, who gives every man his individual gift at pleasure, has not willed that the same powers should have efficacy at every sepulchre of the saints (Ep. 78, 3).
I willed that such an untoward incident should not recur.
In other words, it could not accept the author 's willed meaning.
He willed himself solid, surprised when it worked.
His eyes flashed, and she willed Darian to respond to her.
Don't do it! he willed her as she paused.
She willed a cheeseburger to appear.
Darkyn said Hell would do what she asked, so she willed her hair shorter and blonde.
Oh, shit was all Dean could think, but he willed the words to stay put.
Dean willed his hands to remain in his pockets.
She willed her mind not to betray her, aware he could read her too easily now that she was human.
She willed herself not to cry, but she started soon after he left the beach town.
Focusing hard on Wynn, she willed the portal to appear.
Pocketing the vial, he willed himself to the shadow world, the place between worlds.
Kris traveled via shortcuts through the shadow world as Gabriel did and willed himself to the in-between world.
Struggling against the demands of his roaring blood, Rhyn closed his eyes, sought his magic and willed himself awake.
She was strong willed – especially when it came to issues about morality.
I didn't think your dad willed you that 80-acre farm so it could become your private Arkansas jungle.
Privately, she willed the boy away.
He felt her grappling with his question and willed her to help him.
But no - if his intentions were ill willed, he would hardly have expressed his interest to an obvious town gossip.
He was watching her closely, and she willed her body not to respond to him as it had earlier.
She pressed the meat of her palms to her eyes and willed herself not to cry.
He willed her to trust him while suspecting it was too late.
It was, for the time, determined that the archbishop might himself, in virtue of his legatine authority, entertain complaints from other dioceses in first instance, but that this legatine jurisdiction was not included in the ordinary jurisdiction of his official principal, even if the archbishop had so willed it in his commission.
We must have willed thus spontaneously first, otherwise we could not know, before our reflective volition, that we could will and act.
She willed herself not to think of the man named Jule trapped somewhere in the house.
To be able to read for one's self what is being willed, thought and done in the world--the world in whose joys and sorrows, failures and successes one feels the keenest interest--that would indeed be a happiness too deep for words.