dispel

All Verb Noun
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  • Her manner dispelled all doubt, and he did for her what she desired. Cited from A Handbook to the Works of Browning (6th ed.), by Mrs. Sutherland Orr
  • It fell to her to dispel that, as she had so many others. Cited from The Old Gray Homestead, by Frances Parkinson Keyes
  • But there were other features of the scene that dispelled all doubt upon this point. Cited from Across the Zodiac, by Percy Greg
  • How she fought to dispel this cloud none but herself will ever know. Cited from Isabel Lady Burton, V2, by W. H. Wilkins
  • What has she not done for me -- what clouds has she not dispelled! Cited from Peter Ibbetson, by George du Maurier
  • Right now she could not dispel her dream -- see and understand all that he seemed to. Cited from The Mysterious Rider, by Zane Grey
  • When I had dispelled him, I sat in the chair myself all day. Cited from The Turtles of Tasman, by Jack London
  • He went and walked about in the library, but could not dispel his suffering. Cited from The Odd Women, by George Gissing
  • Her first words instantly dispelled what had many aspects of his last hope for peace. Cited from Cytherea, by Joseph Hergesheimer
  • It helped her when she needed help, and some of her shadows had been dispelled. Cited from The Triumph of John Kars, by Ridgwell Cullum
  • Do thou kindly dispel the doubt that has taken possession of my mind. Cited from The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 3
  • Whatever the cloud between them, it was little likely to be dispelled if they never met. Cited from Belles and Ringers, by Hawley Smart
  • "If you fear that, tell her so, and perhaps her answer may dispel your fear." Cited from A Strange Story, by E. B. Lytton, Vol. 2
  • I could not dispel from my mind pictures of what they were watching and what they were doing. Cited from The Matador of the Five Towns and Other Stories, by Arnold Bennett
  • The scene which now met her eyes soon dispelled any expectations of the sort. Cited from The Firm of Girdlestone, by Arthur Conan Doyle
  • It gave me quite a shock, because I had thought he was quite dispelled. Cited from The Turtles of Tasman, by Jack London
  • The grave question as to what she would wear dispelled other thoughts. Cited from Evelyn Innes, by George Moore
  • Once he seized upon this idea he could not dispel it. Cited from The Boss of the Lazy Y, by Charles Alden Seltzer
  • Within one hour of his master's death, his dreams were dispelled. Cited from The Mystics, by Katherine Cecil Thurston
  • They were finally dispelled by a south-west wind springing up during the night. Cited from The Home of the Blizzard, by Sir Douglas Mawson
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