Dispel in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Dispel

(transitive) To drive away or cause to vanish by scattering. | (transitive) To remove (fears, doubts, objections etc.) by proving them unjustified. | An act or instance of dispelling.

Short Example Sentence for Dispel

  • 1. Therefore I pray you to dispel your suspicions. 🔊
  • 2. I spoke, as if my own voice could dispel the terrible illusion. 🔊
  • 3. The idea of a tall ungainly grate would utterly dispel all ideas of romance. 🔊
  • 4. I feel that I have a new existence; nor can I dispel the illusion. 🔊
  • 5. Preserve us, friend, dispel our fears, And let us live a hundred years. 🔊
  • 6. What hand to heal, what voice to charm, Can e'er dispel this hideous harm? 🔊

How to use Dispel in a Sentence?

  • 1. It may be that you have the key to this black mystery and can dispel the clouds. 🔊
  • 2. The record of this work is to the point in helping to dispel so widespread a delusion. 🔊
  • 3. I cannot say that her exterior was much calculated to dispel the reserve of a stranger. 🔊
  • 4. This will frequently dispel the burning sensation and induce a cooler condition of the skin. 🔊
  • 5. His puffy face contracted with a grin that seemed to dispel his habitual kindly aspect. 🔊
  • 6. He drank no beer, but wine, to dispel gloomy thoughts and the temptations of desperation. 🔊
  • 7. Here, as elsewhere, we must, however reluctantly, lend our aid to dispel the illusions of fiction. 🔊
  • 8. Not one of you has gained light of mind sufficient to dispel a particle of that fog of the dark ages. 🔊
  • 9. When men ceased to invest government with a supernatural character, they did not for all that dispel the mystery. 🔊
  • 10. The sun was high and brilliant now, but it could not dispel the clouds of smoke gathering in the thickets. 🔊
  • 11. You were bound to love some one some time, but the very fact of being chained to him would dispel the feeling. 🔊
  • 12. Where the cause is purely psychical, a very few baths are sometimes sufficient to dispel the morbid phenomena. 🔊
  • 13. The most critical examination of the text will not dispel its vagueness, nor afford an answer to the many questions that arise. 🔊
  • 14. Assist them to dispel the mists of idle fancy, and to tear away the veils of vain imaginings and hopes. 🔊
  • 15. The first would dispel her love for him; the second would show her in any case the utter futility of it. 🔊
  • 16. All of a sudden his electric lantern, which he had left alight to dispel the terrors of the darkness, went out. 🔊
  • 17. Intense application was the remedy which he had selected to dispel his care, and fill up the vacuum created by the absence of his darling child. 🔊
  • 18. It is admitted that he worked hard to dispel the thick darkness that surrounded the Hungarian people. 🔊
  • 19. Now the time had come when the light of saving truth was to shine over Germany and dispel the night of heathenish darkness. 🔊
  • 20. It requires more nerve than I possess, to dispel all the dark presentiments that come upon the mind. 🔊
  • 21. The first rays of light, that serve to dispel the darkness of prevailing night, may be briefly summarized in the following leading events. 🔊
  • 22. Now that the holy men have completed their rites, and have no more need of my services, how shall I dispel my melancholy? 🔊
  • 23. When it comes to us also to die, may a firm and abiding trust in Thy mercy dispel the gloom and dread of dissolution. 🔊
  • 24. He exerted himself to dispel this suspicion, and succeeded so far as to induce eight of the warriors, with Cameahwait, to accompany him. 🔊
  • 25. Anxiously Hermann turned and signed to his ally the pastor That he should rush to the rescue and straightway dispel the delusion. 🔊
  • 26. That the old man should distrust him was but natural; but would not Sidney, as a common friend, do his best to dispel this prejudice? 🔊
  • 27. The lady was making a Cyclops of Democrates by sheer imagination; an interview would dispel her prejudices. 🔊
  • 28. It would be injustice to the ten to say, that even wine, friendship, and a merry season, could dispel the gloom which pervaded this dinner. 🔊
  • 29. He drew his hands across his brow to dispel the memory of that look and to try to see Mrs. Blease as she had been before it came. 🔊
  • 30. Fauville and Gaston Sauverand in order to dispel these last obscurities and remove all suspicion from Mlle. 🔊
  • 31. Is he not reported in his Table Talk to have said that looking at a pretty woman or taking a hearty drink would dispel gloomy thoughts? 🔊
  • 32. Still the kindness with which I was treated could not dispel the embarrassment into which my own imagination threw me when in presence of this lovely being. 🔊
  • 33. The pitiful words helped to dispel the cloud which had befogged his wits, and he began to weigh the pros and cons of the forlornest of forlorn hopes. 🔊
  • 34. Nevertheless the consideration of a few general aspects of the Hegelian philosophy may help to dispel some errors and to awaken an interest about it. 🔊