sate

All Verb Noun
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  • He always sate down and played the piano for some time before that. Cited from History of Pendennis, by William M. Thackeray
  • I sate by him about twenty minutes, and was then ordered away. Cited from V1 Life and Letters of Lord Macaulay, by Trevelyan
  • So up in the tree he sate like a big bird until dawn came. Cited from English Fairy Tales, by Flora Annie Steel
  • She sate at the side of the table in her old place. Cited from Wives and Daughters, E. C. Gaskell
  • Never would she become sated with power so long as it gave her the right to aid the people. Cited from The Goose Girl, by Harold MacGrath
  • We sate down as far removed as might be from the house. Cited from The Confessions of Saint Augustine
  • Philip sate on by the well-side, his face buried in his two hands. Cited from Sylvia's Lovers (All), by Elizabeth Gaskell
  • She went up to him, and sate herself by his side. Cited from Pelham, by E. B. Lytton, Vol. 6
  • The girl sate looking at him with open eyes, and with some strange sense of surprise. Cited from Watersprings, by Arthur Christopher Benson
  • You see she had to do it, but after that she sate down and cried. Cited from English Fairy Tales, by Flora Annie Steel
  • She sate there in the passage, she did not know how long. Cited from History of Pendennis, Vol. 2, William M. Thackeray
  • She took her work and sate down very quiet and silent. Cited from North and South, Elizabeth C Gaskell
  • Then his mother came near, thinking that he was asleep, and he sate up. Cited from Paul the Minstrel and Other Stories, by Arthur Christopher Benson
  • She sate down on the nearest chair, and felt as though she never could rise again. Cited from Sylvia's Lovers Vol. II, by Elizabeth Gaskell
  • I therefore sate down to my part of it last night, when I should have gone out of town. Cited from Lady Mary Wortley Montague, by Lewis Melville
  • So he put the letter into her hands, and sate down, watching her countenance. Cited from What Will He Do With It, Lytton, Book 11
  • He sate down on the table, and little by little he made me tell him all my troubles. Cited from Wives and Daughters, E. C. Gaskell
  • He would have sate night and day by her bed. Cited from The Home or, Life in Sweden, by Fredrika Bremer
  • He sate at the head of the board, between his brothers. Cited from Harold, by E. B. Lytton, Book 11
  • In a minute or two she returned, and sate down again. Cited from Cousin Phillis, Elizabeth C. Gaskell
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