Sentence Examples


  • In prison she won the affections of the guards, and was allowed the privilege of writing materials and the occasional visits of devoted friends.
  • The affections die away - die of their own conscious feebleness and uselessness.
  • Yet the Australian is capable of strong affections, and the blind (of whom there have always been a great number) are cared for, and are often the best fed in a tribe.
  • Sulphur is of use in chronic bronchial affections, ridding the lungs of mucus and relieving cough.
  • Though not distinguished as a preacher, he was successful in winning the affections of his people.