Jackson declined to comment on the case, saying it was at the behest of his lawyer.
Or the time he ran and hid—at his mother's behest—during the Battle of the Blackwater.
I agreed to meet him at the behest of a mutual friend, though I was hesitant.
The first is whether or not to resume peace talks with the Israelis, at the behest of American Secretary of State John Kerry.
She was also a good delegator; there were lots of other people doing things at her behest.
Dinah was not loth to obey this behest, being terribly anxious to know what was happening around them.
To have died at your behest at the instant would have been as nothing.
Providence has thrown him into my hands, and enabled me to obey her behest.
He did spontaneously the things that lesser men do at behest of their press-agents.
Sabitri, in obedience to her esteemed father's behest, thus spoke in a tone becoming her age and sex.