Sentence Examples


  • Already the boy had avowed his resolve to be a soldier.
  • His main avowed principle was to do without hypothesis, and study the actual diseases in an unbiassed manner.
  • The changes were freely denounced as equally petty and vexatious; they were, moreover, too often inconsistent with the avowed principles of the revisers.
  • The objects of this body were avowed from the outset.
  • An Evangelical Free Church Catechism, the work of a committee (convened by Rev. Hugh Price Hughes) comprising Congregationalists, Baptists, Methodists (Wesleyan, Primitive and others), and Presbyterians, and thus representing directly or indirectly the beliefs of sixty or seventy millions of avowed Christians in all parts of the world, a striking example of inter-denominational unity.