Sentence Examples


  • The consummate hardness of the diamond, in spite of its high price, has made it most useful for purposes of grinding, polishing and drilling.
  • Frederick acted on the defensive with consummate skill, and the capture of the Prussian fortress of Kolberg on Christmas day O.S.
  • He also controlled, with consummate ability, the operations of the brand-new Russian diplomatists at the various foreign courts.
  • The flavour of these chapters is due to the irony which Gibbon has employed with consummate art and felicity.
  • Two distinctive nationalities, Belgian and Dutch, were tactful and conciliatory policy of the most consummate statesman of his time could unite those whom the whole trend of events was year by year putting farther asunder.