Sentence Examples


  • It was always exciting in an alarming way.
  • I find nothing alarming in what we will discuss.
  • Towards the end of his reign of thirty-six years, Syria was invaded by the Hittites from the north and the people called the Khabiri from the eastern desert; some of the kinglets conspired with the invaders to overthrow the Egyptian power, while those who remained loyal sent alarming reports to their sovereign.
  • The title also was in those days alarming, and still more so the mystery which the author threw round the question how far such societies of pantheists actually existed.
  • In spite of this alarming assertion of his personal policy, he still remained in harmony with the Assembly (the Legislative Assembly, elected on the 28th of May 1849) in order to carry out "a Roman expedition at home," i.e.