Did in a sentence

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Definition of Did

  • imp. of Do.

How to use did in a sentence. Did pronunciation.

But, as I did so, my heart stood still, for I heard voices.
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Remains to say that thy one letter did our hearts good.
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I am glad thee did find all he said was true, and that in Damascus thee was able to set a mark by my uncle's grave.
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The Dagos wanted to live in their own way, and they did.
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They themselves wore red tarbooshes, as did the Prince; yet all of them knew that the European custom of showing respect was by doffing the hat.
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Only Nahoum Pasha had noticed his arrested look, so motionless did he sit; and now, without replying, he bowed gravely and deferentially to Kaid, who rose from the table.
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What Joseph the Israelite did, thou canst do; for I am no more unjust than was that Rameses whom Joseph served.
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David looked at Kaid as though he would read in his face the reply that he must make, but he did not see Kaid; he saw, rather, the face of one he had loved more than Jonathan had been loved by the young shepherd-prince of Israel.
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For the rest, he flourished the salutations and language of the Arab as though they were his own, and he spoke Arabic as perfectly as he did French and English.
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Outside the room his face did not change.
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What he knew Kaid did not know.
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He knew into what subterranean ways he must walk, through what mazes of treachery and falsehood he must find his way; and though he did not know to the full the corruption which it was his duty to Kaid to turn to incorruption, he knew enough to give his spirit pause.
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She seemed not to realise, as did David, the awful position in which they were placed, the deed which David had done, the significance of the thing that lay at their feet.
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Which way did thee come?
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You did not intend to kill him.
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She had felt that she conquered before he spoke as, indeed, he did not speak, but nodded his head and murmured something indistinctly.
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But that did not matter, for she had won; she had a feeling that all would be well.
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He did not definitely realise his actions; but long afterwards he could have drawn an accurate plan of the table, could have reproduced upon it each article in its exact place as correctly as though it had been photographed.
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Did they move as dead men among the living, devitalised, vacuous calm?
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Then of David and the girl, and the dead body he had seen; of the escape of the girl, of David's return with Kaid-all exactly as it had happened, save that he did; not mention the name of the dead man.
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Examples of Did

Example #1
The door was open, but I could see no one.
Example #2
So I came down the little path swiftly, and then round the great rock, and up towards the door.
Example #3
My father reads it over and over, and shakes his head sadly, for, truth is, he has a fear that the world may lay its hand upon thee.
Example #4
And now, David, I have told thee all, nearly.
Example #5
But that the Prince Pasha of Egypt has set up a claim against my uncle's property is evil news; though, thanks be to God, as my father says, we have enough to keep us fed and clothed and housed.
Example #6
I must ask thee how is thy friend Ebn Ezra Bey?