Sentence Examples


  • After thanking his benefactor and dropping off his bike for repairs, he stopped for a quick bite to eat.
  • His sons were: Joseph (founder of the Mendelssohn banking house, and a friend and benefactor of Alexander Humboldt), whose son Alexander (d.
  • A disgrace which would have blasted the career of most men made Wakefield a practical statesman and a benefactor to his country.
  • In 147 Jonathan repaid his benefactor by destroying the army of the governor of Coele-Syria, who had espoused the cause of Demetrius.
  • American universities have owed much to Jewish generosity, a foremost benefactor of these (as of many other American institutions) being Jacob Schiff.

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