rise against

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  • Do you know the storm that is rising against all good people?
  • Her soul rose against what she saw as she stood there, going through her part. Cited from Marcella, by Mrs. Humphry Ward [AKA: Mary Augusta Arnold Ward]
  • "Then you should have known better than to rise against us, young chief." Cited from Beric the Briton, by G. A. Henty
  • They were his friends, when so many rose against him. Cited from Narrative of Captivity in Abyssinia,by Henry Blanc
  • The girl's spirit seemed to rise against all the world. Cited from Robert Elsmere, by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  • The country people rose against them, and cut them off without mercy. Cited from For Love of Country, by Cyrus Townsend Brady
  • At the end of that time there was a universal rising against him. Cited from The Adv. Of Wisteria Lodge, A. Conan Doyle
  • Christianity, as well as science, seemed to rise against us in his person. Cited from The Woman-Hater, by Charles Reade
  • The army rose against the Parliament, the different corps of the army against each other. Cited from Beacon Lights of History, Volume XIII, by John Lord
  • "Do you mean to tell me there's a general rising against them?" Cited from The Chronicles of Clovis, by Saki [H. H. Munro] #6
  • He is rising against his tradition, and almost against his will. Cited from Mankind in the Making, by H. G. Wells
  • The feeling of the English people is rising against the policy carried out in their name. Cited from Handbook of Home Rule, by W. E. Gladstone et al.
  • Then he said to them: Nation shall rise against nation, and kingdom against kingdom. Cited from The Bible, Douay-Rheims, Luke Book 49
  • The council is seen very active in the development of the island, although critics have rose against it.
  • These men are so, whom you would rise against. Cited from Newton Forster, by Captain Frederick Marryat
  • If a slave rise against his master, he shall go into the pit.
  • A shape rose against him -- above his shoulders on the other side. Cited from Son of Power, by Will Levington Comfort and Zamin Ki Dost
  • Feeling had been gradually rising against the new settlers at every new arrival. Cited from The Romantic Settlement of Lord Selkirk's Colonists, by George Bryce
  • "Are you not afraid that one day they will rise against you and murder you?" Cited from The Sheik, by E. M. Hull
  • They were afraid that slaves who were armed would rise against them.
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