Ivar

[ahy-ver, ee-ver]
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Contemporary Examples of ivar

  • Meanwhile, Ivar arrived in Berlin, for final negotiations with the German government.

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  • The media coverage of Ivar had been enough to spur them to believe.

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  • Ivar had first raised money from American investors just seven years earlier.

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  • Ivar imagined the buzz spreading about his extraordinary weekend dealings.

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  • If Ivar was a shining beacon of confidence, his securities would maintain their value, even if the rest of the market crashed.

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Historical Examples of ivar

  • Ivar had explained his choice by saying that the fewer neighbors he had, the fewer temptations.

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  • Ivar found contentment in the solitude he had sought out for himself.

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  • Ivar unslung a hammock from a hook on the wall; in it was rolled a buffalo robe.

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  • There was something pleasantly unusual about it and about Ivar.

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  • Carl, who could not understand what Ivar said, saw that the two boys were displeased.

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