Sentence Examples

  • He records how it was burnt into him by pictures which filled his boyish imagination.
  • Something in his innocent boyish smile and the way he moved - so deliberate, even graceful.
  • Thus his " studious and sedentary life " passed pleasantly enough, interrupted only at rare intervals by boyish excursions of a day or a week in the neighbourhood, and by at least one memorable tour of Switzerland, by Basel, Zurich, Lucerne and Bern, made along with Pavilliard in the autumn of 1755.
  • The illiterate brigand, whose boyish ambition had not looked beyond the recovery of his father's beylick, was now established as one of the most powerful viziers under the Ottoman government.
  • According to the story, during the ploughing of a field near Tarquinii a being of boyish appearance sprang out of the furrow.

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