Sentence Examples


  • The city is laid out with almost unbroken regularity and is compactly built - the streets running nearly with the cardinal points of the compass.
  • Identifying himself with the Christian circle from the 2nd century on, a man became a member of a society existing in all quarters of the empire, every part conscious of its oneness with the larger whole and all compactly organized to do the common work.
  • M.; it is well laid out and compactly built, and is under the supervision of a city-plan commission authorized in 1907.
  • It is desirable that a man be clad so simply that he can lay his hands on himself in the dark, and that he live in all respects so compactly and preparedly that, if an enemy take the town, he can, like the old philosopher, walk out the gate empty-handed without anxiety.
  • Thanks to Natasha's directions the work now went on expeditiously, unnecessary things were left, and the most valuable packed as compactly as possible.

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