Negotiating with the newly elected government entails easing the ban on talking with terrorists.
Any change in the embryo or larva will almost certainly entail changes in the mature animal.
Darwin, Charles -- The Origin of Species
I have often thought that if photography were difficult in the true sense of the term — meaning that the creation of a simple photograph would entail as much time and effort as the production of a good watercolor or etching — there would be a vast improvement in total output. The sheer ease with which we can produce a superficial image often leads to creative disaster.
And you are not to suppose that it will entail any interruption or intrusion on you, for that is far from my intention.
Dickens, Charles -- The Mystery of Edwin Drood
You don’t pay back your parents. You can’t. The debt you owe them gets collected by your children, who hand it down in turn. It’s a sort of entailment. Or if you don’t have children of the body, it’s left as a debt to your common humanity. Or to your God, if you possess or are possessed by one.
Lois McMaster Bujold
He has ambitions—I don’t know what they are, but they seem to entail his holding some sort of a place in society.
Oppenheim, E. Phillips -- The Malefactor
It matters nothing what your father signed, you are the heir of entail.
Stevenson, Robert Louis -- Kidnapped
To entail him and his heirs unto the crown,
Shakespeare, William -- King Henry VI, Part 3
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He was eager that I should break the entail, and he was of opinion that it lay in my power to do so.
Doyle, Sir Arthur Conan -- The Return of Sherlock Holmes
Truly, to tell lies is not honorable; but when the truth entails tremendous ruin, To speak dishonorably is pardonable.
Accepting the Lord’s grace entails trying to lead a better life.
Dave doubled as my stunt coordinator, which entailed keeping the street clear of all traffic under the age of 10 and having a set of Band-Aids at the ready whenever my gag was completed.
Dave Pelzer -- The Lost Boy
What exactly does that entail?
Gillian Flynn -- Gone Girl
Finally, after clearing his throat, he talked with me about the specifics of all that it would entail.
Nicholas Sparks -- The Longest Ride
I’d planned for a Silencer Bob, which meant my plan entailed killing him before we bailed from the chopper.
Rick Yancey -- The Infinite Sea
At five p.m. the chute closed and Mae worked on her PartiRank for forty-five minutes, bringing it from 1,827 to 1,430, a process entailing 344 comments, posts and almost a thousand smiles and frowns.
Dave Eggers -- The Circle
Whatever the weird relationship entailed, Finn didn’t like it, so he did the only thing he could within the reality of how prisons work: he went after Cormorant.
Piper Kerman -- Orange Is the New Black
The only problem was that he wasn’t quite sure what that entailed.
Nicholas Sparks -- The Choice
His officer training entailed periodic trips to Walden and Arcadia to monitor the guards.
Kass Morgan -- The 100
"You understand what my occupation entails, don’t you?"
Sarah J. Maas -- Throne of Glass
This was so they could collect themselves and figure out what a funeral entailed, exactly.
Anne Tayler -- A Spool of Blue Thread
I don’t know what helping would entail, but I have a feeling it would be hindered by my silence, so he’s on his own.
Katja Millay -- The Sea of Tranquility
Though this entailed a broken rule, the woman in charge of the films was very flexible.
Pat Conroy -- The Water is Wide
I wanted to kick myself for experiencing a hot thrill upon speculating what a night alone with Patch might entail.
Becca Fitzpatrick -- Hush, Hush
"Don’t know what that entails nowadays with computers and all."
Donna Tartt -- The Goldfinch
Because, beyond the military disadvantage losing a Mockingjay entails, I am broken.
Suzanne Collins -- Mockingjay
He wrote: Thoughtcrime does not entail death: thoughtcrime IS death.
George Orwell -- 1984
No telling what that would entail.
Warren St. John -- Outcasts United
The possession of vast wealth entails cares and responsibilities, however, as poor Marija found out.
Upton Sinclair -- The Jungle
He would be the heir to the estate because that is entailed.
Arthur Conan Doyle -- The Hound of the Baskervilles
You’re afraid of the vulnerability that loving entails.
Mitch Albom -- Tuesdays with Morrie
Many Americans understand that being born in the United States, with all the opportunities that entails, is a matter of sheer serendipity.
Sonia Nazario -- Enrique’s Journey
Jane and Elizabeth tried to explain to her the nature of an entail.
Jane Austen -- Pride and Prejudice
I knew it was the call to prayer, but I didn’t know what it entailed.
Yann Martel -- Life of Pi
Maddy had decided that the brain lesions couldn’t be kept a secret anymore; every ugly had the right to know what the operation really entailed.
Scott Westerfeld -- Uglies
Danny’s reply was not suitable for a family story such as this, entailing as it did the possible blasting of one of Sharmak’s principal working parts.
Marcus Luttrell -- Lone Survivor
The act of paying is perhaps the most uncomfortable infliction that the two orchard thieves entailed upon us.
Herman Melville -- Moby Dick
’It won’t really entail much work.
Daphne du Maurier -- Rebecca
You do not have a clear perception of what my Calling entails.
Stephenie Meyer -- The Host
Ay, sir, that is a curse, entailed on Scotland by her unnatural union with a foreign and trading people.
James Fenimore Cooper -- The Last of the Mohicans
Not that he had any idea what forward entailed.
Cassandra Clare -- City of Fallen Angels
At the same time, we see to it that all country sports shall entail the use of elaborate apparatus.
Aldous Huxley -- Brave New World
And I knew what being a newborn entailed.
Stephenie Meyer -- Breaking Dawn
And what do you think that process entails?
Christopher Paolini -- Eldest
M. Dessessart, who esteemed d’Artagnan, made him offers of help, as this change would entail expenses for equipment.
Alexandre Dumas -- The Three Musketeers
When I was alone once more, however, with the precious case lying upon the table in front of me, I could not but think with some misgivings of the immense responsibility which it entailed upon me.
Arthur Conan Doyle -- The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
Their work was just as risky and entailed the same danger to life and limb as that of the adult smugglers.
Wladyslaw Szpilman -- The Pianist
This like some holy relic do I prize To save me from the fate my truth entails, Truth that to thy hard heart its vigour owes.