Sentence Examples

  • It isn't that I don't want to be burdened with the work.
  • She was burdened with debt; the reforms of Colbert were ruined; and opposition to the king's regime began to make itself felt.
  • The freshness, the air of leisure, the enthusiasm of discovery that mark the work of these old writers have lessons for the modern professional zoologist, who at times feels burdened with the accumulated knowledge of a century and a half.
  • In spite of the increase of deep-sea soundings in the last few decades, they are still very irregularly distributed in the open ocean, and the attempt to draw isobaths (lines of equal depth) on a chart of the world is burdened with many difficulties which can only be evaded by the widest generalizations.
  • A stern expression of the lofty, secret suffering of a soul burdened by the body appeared on her face.

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