not retard

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  • Let our influence be such as will advance, and not retard, its progress. Cited from Town and Country, John S. Adams
  • She thought as she worked, for her muscles did not retard her mind. Cited from The Portion of Labor, by Mary E. Wilkins Freeman
  • And when their time is come, they shall not retard it an hour; and they shall not advance it. Cited from The Koran, Translated by J.M. Rodwell
  • His heavy heart did not retard the progress of his statue or make its beauty indifferent. Cited from The Yoke, by Elizabeth Miller
  • I was happy, nevertheless, that my mistake did not retard the stage. Cited from Minnesota and Dacotah, C. C. Andrews
  • However, his cruelties did not retard his military operations, which were carried on with a spirit becoming a better monarch. Cited from Dr. Goldsmith's History of Rome, ed. by William C. Taylor
  • I ran; and the sand did not retard my feet as before, and I was lifted up from the surface of the ground. Cited from The Metamorphoses of Ovid, Vol. I, Books I-VII,by Publius Ovidius Naso
  • Some of the mules were killed and wounded, but this did not retard the advance of the train. Cited from The Colored Regulars in the United States Army, by T. G. Steward
  • Progress will be faster in the future if impatience and folly do not retard it. Cited from The War and Unity, by Various
  • The conferences did not retard the operation of the campaign. Cited from The History of England in Three Volumes, Vol.II, by Tobias Smollett
  • Your reputation is now established on a firm basis, and the voice of hissing envy shall not retard your onward march.
  • It will not retard, but promote, legitimate industrial and commercial expansion. Cited from Messages and Papers of William McKinley V.2., Ed. by James D. Richardson
  • We should not retard but forward her economies. Cited from A Week on the Concord and Merrimack Rivers
  • The spirit that now animated the citizens of London was such as small difficulties did not retard, and even considerable losses could not discourage. Cited from The History of England in Three Volumes, Vol.II, by Tobias Smollett
  • Verse-making did not retard -- no doubt the qualities essential to verse-making accelerated -- their race to the goal of fame. Cited from Kenelm Chillingly, E. B. Lytton, Book 8
  • It certainly does not retard repair and recovery during the puerperium. Cited from The Mother and Her Child, by William S. Sadler and Lena K. Sadler
  • No sooner had they recovered themselves, than they went back, dragging after them the dead body, which, however, they were obliged to leave, that it might not retard their flight. Cited from Voyages Of Captain James Cook, by A. Kippis
  • Unlike their normal counterparts, CAFs do not retard cancer growth in vitro.
  • In the evening, late, they came again, and acquainted me that the Shannoahs were not yet arrived, but that it should not retard the prosecution of our journey. Cited from The Life of George Washington, Vol. 2 (of 5), by John Marshall
  • He feels certain that he can perform his task just as well, and even the piece-worker, who is anxious to earn as much as possible, is convinced that he does not retard himself by conversation. Cited from Psychology and Industrial Efficiency, by Hugo Muensterberg
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