Sentence Examples

  • The longer he thought the more contingencies presented themselves.
  • Why, one who foresees all contingencies... and foresees the adversary's intentions.
  • He imagined all sorts of possible contingencies, just like the younger men, but with this difference, that he saw thousands of contingencies instead of two or three and based nothing on them.
  • These regulations provide carefully and well for all contingencies, but unfortunately they were only very partially carried out.
  • In 1865 an empty exchequer called for drastic measures, and the volksraad determined to endeavour to meet their liabilities and provide for further contingencies by the issue of notes.