Sentence Examples


  • This was done; but just as Heraclides was receiving his honour in a crowded assembly, he was seized with apoplexy, while the dishonest priestess perished at the same moment from the bite of a serpent.
  • An attack of apoplexy put an end to his activity as a teacher and hastened his death, which occurred in July '90'.
  • Mrs. Hussey! apoplexy!--and with these cries, she ran towards the kitchen, I following.
  • Old as Pizarro, this whiteness keeps her ruins for ever new; admits not the cheerful greenness of complete decay; spreads over her broken ramparts the rigid pallor of an apoplexy that fixes its own distortions.
  • One such recent event caused apoplexy around the world.

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