Sentence Examples


  • Like her adoptive mother, Destiny was mesmerized by the chocolate gaze and rich deep voice.
  • Frowning, she went to the kitchen, worried Evelyn's cat found its way home from its adoptive parents up the street.
  • "It's been a while," her adoptive father said with a small laugh.
  • Among the most important of the matters which concern a rural parish is the administration of what are commonly called the adoptive acts.
  • The expenses of a parish council may not, without the consent of a parish meeting, exceed the amount of a rate of threepence in the for the financial year; but with the consent of the parish meeting the limit may be increased to sixpence, exclusive of expenses under the adoptive acts.