Sentence Examples


  • She started to walk away, but his adverse response lured her to pause.
  • There was always a chance it would happen as he pursued an abduction but he remained adverse to a case where we knew for sure someone was killed.
  • When Descartes complained to the authorities of this unfair treatment, 4 the only reply was an order by which all mention of the name of Cartesianism, whether favourable or adverse, was forbidden in the university.
  • Not only were there well-known adverse influences, but the soil seems to have been uncongenial.
  • Of Japanese there were 3500, of Hindu and Sinhalese 4600, according to recent computation, but the policy of the Commonwealth is adverse to further immigration of other than whites.

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