Sentence Examples

  • The Sanctuary was plain to the point of austere, with no luxuries.
  • Brady had conducted many missions in austere conditions in other countries.
  • He betook himself at first to Port Royal, and began to live a recluse and austere life there.
  • His biographers state that he showed himself from the beginning very earnest in austere life and humility; and he became a recognized example of the virtues of a Dominican.
  • Such sympathy with youthful hope, in union with industry and intelligence, shows that Comte's dry and austere manner veiled the fires of a generous social emotion.