applied (part of speech: verb)
attributed (part of speech: verb)
appealed (part of speech: verb)
exerted (part of speech: verb)
utilizable (part of speech: adjective)
petitioned (part of speech: verb)
Do you know what that uncle of yours, to whom you applied
in 1829, was doing in Paris?
- "The Lesser Bourgeoisie", Honore de Balzac.
Some, indeed, will say, and with perfect truth, that there is nothing new in this doctrine, that they have long known and applied
- "The Booklover and His Books", Harry Lyman Koopman.
himself to his work with an energy that surprised me, and I learned that he was taking the night- course at the University, as he had planned.
- "The Gloved Hand", Burton E. Stevenson.