|vallata englanniksi||take over fi, claim fi, conquer fi, squat fi, engulf fi, occupy fi, subdue fi|
*: In Rio de Janeiro, thousands protested in a gritty area far from the city’s upscale seaside districts. In other cities, demonstrators blocked roads, barged into City Council meetings or interrupted sessions of local lawmakers, clapping loudly and sometimes taking over the microphone.
: ux|en|He will take over the job permanently when the accountant retires.
: ux|en|My husband is taking over the accounts department during the holiday period, while the chief accountant is away.
: ux|en|If you will take over driving, Id like to get some sleep.
: ux|en|Acme Motors is to take over Jetcar Industries this week, if all goes as planned.
: ux|en|Ancient Rome took over lands throughout the known world.
: ux|en|Buzz Lightyear has taken over Woody as the most popular childrens toy.
: ux|en|Tiger Woods has taken over as the top golfer.
*: We must know how the first ruler, from whom anyone claims, came by his authority.
: ux|en|In 1453, the Ottoman Empire conquered Istanbul.
*: We conquered France, but felt our captives charms.
: ux|en|Today I conquered my fear of flying by finally boarding a plane.
: ux|en|to conquer difficulties or temptations
*: By winning words to conquer hearts, / And make persuasion do the work of fear.
: ux|en|to conquer freedom; to conquer a peace
*: the round, squat turret
*: The head [of the squill insect] is broad and squat.
*: On the gentle slopes there are farms, ancient and rocky, with squat, moss-coated cottages brooding eternally over old New England secrets in the lee of great ledges ...
*: Him there they found, / Squat like a toad, close at the ear of Eve.
*: Sit in a squat, with your feet a comfortable distance apart.
*: The king of all quad exercises, and arguably the best single-weight resistance exercise, is the squat.
*: "... If you want to spend a night in a squat, its all political to get in." Lately, as buildings have filled and become stringent about new admissions, much of the squatters "My house is your house" rhetoric has become hollow.
: I know squat about nuclear physics.
*: We didnt ask for rent, but we assumed theyd help around the house. But they dont do squat.
*: He was not going to squat henlike on his place as the cockies around him did.
*: For those who are having, or have had, trouble squatting we suggest learning how to squat by performing the front squat...The front squat allows you almost no alternative but to perform the exercise correctly.
*: Huddled together in loathsome files, they squat there over night, or until an inquisitive policeman breaks up the congregation with his club, which in Mulberry Street has always free swing.
: Desperation engulfed her after her daughters death.
*: Shaken by the biggest challenge to their authority in years, Brazil’s leaders made conciliatory gestures on Tuesday to try to defuse the protests engulfing the nation’s cities.
: Only Noah and his family survived when the Flood engulfed earth.
: ux|en|The film occupied three hours of my time.
: ux|en|The film occupied me for three hours.
: ux|en|I occupy myself with gardening for a few hours every day.
: ux|en|I occupy the post of deputy cat catcher.
: ux|en|I occupied her friend while he made his proposal.
: ux|en|The historic mansion occupied two city blocks.
*: The better apartments were already occupied.
*: With fresh material, taxonomic conclusions are leavened by recognition that the material examined reflects the site it occupied; a herbarium packet gives one only a small fraction of the data desirable for sound conclusions. Herbarium material does not, indeed, allow one to extrapolate safely: what you see is what you get...
*: The Japanese can occupy but cannot hold, and what they can hold they cannot hold long, was the opinion of General Pai Chung-hsi, Chief of the General Staff of the Chinese Army, ...
*: Rupert, with his usual untamable energy, was scouring the country — but at first in the wrong direction, that of Aylesbury, another keypoint in the outer ring of Oxford defences, which he occupied but could not hold.
*: One of the rebel marksmen, who had taken up position on a boulder, was knocked off it by the recoil of his weapon every time he fired. Again the attack achieved nothing. Positions were occupied, but could not be held.
*: Germany occupied France for three years while France struggled to make payments that were a condition of surrender.
*: Spain occupied, but could not populate, and its failure to expand Florida led Britain to consider the peninsula a logical extension of its colonial holdings.
*: Gods light, these villains will make the word as odious as the word occupy; which was an excellent good word before it was ill sorted
*: OCCUPY, [sensu obsc.] To possess, or enjoy.
*:: These villains will make the word captain, as odious as the word occupy. 2 Hen. IV, ii, 4.
*:: Groyne, come of age, his state sold out of hand
*:: For s whore; Groyne still doth occupy his land. B. Jons. Epigr., 117.
*:: Many, out of their own obscene apprehensions, refuse proper and fit words, as occupy, nature, and the like. Ibid., Discoveries, vol. vii, p. 119.
*: It is so used also in Rowleys New Wonder, Anc. Dr., v, 278.
*: All the ships of the sea, with their mariners, were in thee to occupy the merchandise.
*: not able to occupy their old crafts
*: all the gold that was occupied for the work
*: They occupy not money themselves.