Sentence Examples


  • The smile on his lips charmed, but the dark eyes mocked her.
  • Carlyle was charmed with Emerson, and their letters published by Professor Norton show that his regard never cooled.
  • In vain did Henry and his lords-marchers endeavour to suppress the rebellion, and to capture, by fair means or foul, the person of Glendower himself; the princely adventurer seemed to bear a charmed existence, and for a few years Owen was practically master of all Wales.
  • But the Frenchman Budaeus wrote an execrable Latin style, unreadable then as now, while the Teuton Erasmus charmed the reading world with a style which, though far from good Latin, is the most delightful which the Renaissance has left us.
  • He charmed men by his sweet singing of Psalms, and children were always fascinated by him.