Endeavoured in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Endeavoured

British spelling standard spelling of endeavored.

Short Example Sentence for Endeavoured

  • 1. She had honestly endeavoured to be good. 🔊
  • 2. He descended the pulpit, and endeavoured to separate them. 🔊
  • 3. She spread out her blossoms and endeavoured to attract his attention. 🔊
  • 4. He has endeavoured to present this to the reader in concise form. 🔊
  • 5. I endeavoured to avert my eyes from the open space confronting them. 🔊
  • 6. The guard jumped down and endeavoured to stop the horses, but without effect. 🔊
  • 7. Impressed in spite of himself, Wallie endeavoured to be conservative. 🔊

How to use Endeavoured in a Sentence?

  • 1. He had given up hope and endeavoured to resign himself to the fate awaiting him. 🔊
  • 2. Wherever possible it is endeavoured to convey latex from field to factory by man-power. 🔊
  • 3. It seemed very much as though he had, and that he had endeavoured to disparage me in her eyes. 🔊
  • 4. I again endeavoured to find out what had happened, and called out still louder than before. 🔊
  • 5. Each has endeavoured to outdo his neighbour in shouting and cursing; nothing else. 🔊
  • 6. It was laid down upon the ground, and the mahout endeavoured to back the animal over it. 🔊
  • 7. By careful questions I endeavoured to obtain from him some facts regarding my past. 🔊
  • 8. That my father endeavoured to conceal his personal bias, and that I made no secret of mine. 🔊
  • 9. The inhabitants of Taif endeavoured to make terms, so that the change might be less abrupt. 🔊
  • 10. Each day I gave him a new proof of my friendship, and I endeavoured to satisfy his desires. 🔊
  • 11. She undoubtedly has endeavoured to purify them, but she never could obliterate the impression of their original stamp. 🔊
  • 12. If those who endeavoured to command were unable to manage their rabble, the latter were no better than the most innocent of savages. 🔊
  • 13. Hadji has endeavoured to extract from 50 to 80 per cent on purchases made by him for me, but this is thought an outrage. 🔊
  • 14. Some were only severely wounded, and these had endeavoured to crawl into bushes, and there lay uttering low moans. 🔊
  • 15. These are the ideas to which I have endeavoured to give a more or less definite expression in this book. 🔊
  • 16. A telegraph boy and a man with a parcel endeavoured to get past them and up to us, but they would not give way an inch. 🔊
  • 17. Truxton endeavoured to shout a warning to two men who stood by the gates; but they merely laughed, not comprehending. 🔊
  • 18. In the preceding chapter we have endeavoured to show that natural evil or suffering is not inconsistent with the goodness of God. 🔊
  • 19. Altogether, the system of help granted by the State is so bad that science has always endeavoured to emancipate itself from it. 🔊
  • 20. It was merely these rights which Russia throughout the crisis endeavoured to establish; if they had been recognized there would have been no war. 🔊
  • 21. We have endeavoured to reconcile the great fundamental doctrines of God and man with each other, as well as with the eternal principles of truth. 🔊
  • 22. A dozen times I endeavoured to persuade myself that the whole discovery was but a chimera, arising from my disordered imagination. 🔊
  • 23. No poaching secret was ever confided to another; and I invariably endeavoured to get to the ground unseen. 🔊
  • 24. From the time of Augustine down to the present day, it has been diligently prosecuted; and with what success, we have endeavoured to show. 🔊
  • 25. As far as possible, or as clearness of purpose would permit, I have endeavoured to avoid the use of offensive language. 🔊
  • 26. But Apafi also advanced quickly towards her, put his arm through hers, and with marked tenderness endeavoured to lead her into his cabinet. 🔊
  • 27. It was known afterwards that, for fear of being killed, he had endeavoured to escape across the Danube on horseback attended by a single valet. 🔊
  • 28. With wonderful energy, perseverance, self-sacrifice and heroism, Germany has endeavoured to surmount or destroy the obstacle. 🔊
  • 29. I was present when Colonel Holland, director-general of transport, endeavoured to persuade them to work. 🔊
  • 30. I answered in English quite composedly as though he would understand me, and endeavoured to be my very most natural self as well as I could. 🔊
  • 31. Those who have endeavoured to solve the problem in question have, for the most part, been necessitated to fail in consequence of having adopted a wrong method. 🔊
  • 32. Thus has the writer endeavoured to work his way through the mingled lights and obscurity of human systems into a bright and beautiful vision of the great harmonious system of the world itself. 🔊
  • 33. Congress met in the autumn and endeavoured to remedy the situation by chartering a bank; but under the general suspension of specie payments it was impossible to start one solvent from the beginning. 🔊