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Sample sentences for the GRE study word jostle

jostle can be used as a verb
jostle can be used as a noun

1.Even in Broadway and Chestnut streets, Mediterranean mariners will sometimes jostle the affrighted ladies. - from Moby Dick; or The Whale by Herman Melville
2.In the doorway the marshal of the province jostled against Levin. - from Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy
3.The horses neighed and jostled one another. - from War and Peace by Leo Tolstoy
4.So it was you that we jostled as we passed last night. - from Les Miserables by Victor Hugo
5.Purposely choosing the way round furthest from Anna's box, he jostled as he came out against the colonel of his old regiment talking to two acquaintances. - from Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy
6.Fix smiled at this remark and, in order to be able to see without being jostled about, the party took up a position on the top of a flight of steps situated at the upper end of Montgomery Street. - from Around the World in 80 Days by Jules Verne
7."See here this morning I came across two sparrows fighting, this evening I jostled a woman who was quarrelling. - from Les Miserables by Victor Hugo
8.And it was a very uncommon kind of torch, for once or twice when there were angry words between some dinner-carriers who had jostled each other, he shed a few drops of water on them from it, and their good humour was restored directly. - from A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens
9.He jostled his shoulder in an attempt to catch a sight of his profile, and he exclaimed, without, however, raising his ton. - from Les Miserables by Victor Hugo
10.This whole mass droned and jostled in confusion under the dismal influence of cannon balls flying from the French batteries stationed on the Pratzen Heights. - from War and Peace by Leo Tolstoy

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