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Words nearby willed
Example sentences from the Web for willed
There is the Providence Place Mall, which Cianci willed into existence at the moment when retail shops were fleeing the downtown.
You have to be living a life of willed ignorance and denial to take issue with what Israel said.You’re in Denial if You Think Steve Israel Is Wrong About GOP Racism|Michael Tomasky|April 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But I got the script, read it, and we both felt like it should happen now, so we willed it to happen.Aubrey Plaza on Playing A Zombie in ‘Life After Beth,’ the ‘Daria’ Movie, and More|Marlow Stern|January 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In fact, the surprise is not that she died so young, but that she willed herself to stay alive so long.New Questions Arise About Mary Richardson Kennedy’s Suicide|Nancy Collins|May 16, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Part of the explanation for this dismal record of non-rescue is our capacity for willed blindness.In Syria, Europe & Boston, the Past Is Never Finished|Kati Marton|May 11, 2013|DAILY BEAST
And could she really put people under her influence so that they must do as she willed?Double Trouble|Herbert Quick
But, as you have willed your niece so much money, although half of it is hers already, I advised her not to fight.Vera|Richard Harding Davis
He willed that all his bishops should set their hands to this decree.The Formation of Christendom, Volume VI|Thomas W. (Thomas William) Allies
She had not willed him to do anything, she thought and she felt sure that she had pronounced no words of the nature of a command.The Witch of Prague|F. Marion Crawford
Yoga Rama then made a long speech about happiness depending on our own selves and our being what we willed ourselves to be.Telepathy|W. W. Baggally