Sentence Examples


  • As a matter of fact, barbarism did break out after the flower had fallen from Neoplatonism.
  • War is the ultimate barbarism, the primitive belief that fighting determines who is right—but of course it doesn't.
  • There was no indigenous recorded history of the country, the people being steeped in barbarism and devoid of any written language.
  • Napoleon, moreover, he regarded not as the scourge of Europe, but as the defender of civilization against the barbarism of the Slays; and in the famous interview between the two men at Erfurt the poet's admiration was reciprocated by the French conqueror.
  • It is not strange that these fortifications defied the assaults of barbarism upon the civilized life of the world for more than a thousand years.