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pact

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Definition an agreement between parties
  • a peace pact between the countries
  • Under the pact, North Korea agreed...
  • Let them form blocs and alliances and mutual assistance pacts and guarantees of neutrality.
    Dalton Trumbo  --  Johnny Got His Gun
  • pacts = agreements between parties
  • Now I will kill you instead of him as our pact was and so the Deep Magic will be appeased.
    C.S. Lewis  --  The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe
  • pact = an agreement between parties
  • Thomas got to his feet anyway, determined to defend the pact he'd made.
    James Dashner  --  The Scorch Trials
  • For twenty years she had respected the pact the two of them had made with Rosaura; now she had had enough of it.
    Laura Esquivel  --  Like Water for Chocolate
  • And no more pact of the Big Three.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Last Olympian
  • She's never fussy about method and would con the Virgin Mary and make a pact with the Old One all in one breath, did it suit Her purpose.
    Robert A. Heinlein  --  Glory Road
  • Before we split up we made a pact: "Whoever gets out first, has to go see the other one, all right?"
    Luis J. Rodriguez  --  Always Running
  • We made a pact that we could talk to each other about anything at any time.
    Dave Peizer  --  A Man Named Dave
  • He proposes a pact between Astapor and Meereen, against the Yunkai'i."
    George R.R. Martin  --  A Storm of Swords
  • The pact Suleiman Wandati had made with him.
    Khaled Hosseini  --  And The Mountains Echoed
  • The whole of his life was gliding on the strings—his lost hopes, his charred pact, his extinguished future.
    Elie Wiesel  --  Night
  • So, we just made a pact that we wouldn't tell her unless we found out that Craig made it sound like "nothing big," and Sam was ready to forgive him.
    Stephen Chbosky  --  The Perks of Being a Wallflower
  • We have a historical pact.
    Chang-rae Lee  --  A Gesture Life
  • But he and Gott fried had formed some sort of...pact, and they tried to initiate Harriet into it too.
    Stieg Larsson  --  The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
  • Boys might play with swords, but it took a lord to make a marriage pact, knowing what it meant.
    George R.R. Martin  --  A Game of Thrones
  • By the time she was twelve she had made a pact, with two other Bengali girls she knew, never to marry a Bengali man.
    Jhumpa Lahiri  --  The Namesake
  • CHAPTER XIX A PACT While Himes and Buckheath yet stood thus talking, the warning whistles of the various mills began to blow.
    Grace MacGowan Cooke  --  The Power and the Glory
  • "We should make a pact," Yetta said.
    Margaret Peterson Haddix  --  Uprising

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