Sentence Examples


  • All that he could think of was to practise some new austerity, to let his mind descend into his body and redeem it, and treat himself with ever increasing respect.
  • Whom hast thou denied? he suddenly asked with exulting austerity and authority in his voice.
  • In a way, the invasion did save the Baath regime and did impose austerity on the Iraqi people.
  • Here he practiced an austerity which to many of his contemporaries seemed to boarder on madness.
  • It harks back to experimental pioneers such as Morton Feldman; it has the austerity of an electronic piece made fron tone generators.

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