Sentence Examples


  • We may conceive of the Third Crusade under the figure of a number of converging lines, all seeking to reach a common centre.
  • The notion that all the kinds of animals and plants may have come into existence by the growth and modification of primordial germs is as old as speculative thought; but the modern scientific form of the doctrine can be traced historically to the influence of several converging lines of philosophical speculation and of physical observation, none of which go further back than the 17th century.
  • The present outer harbour covers about 300 acres and is formed by two converging jetties and a breakwater.
  • The 2nd and 4th Armies were the left wing of a widespread converging movement on Liao-Yang.
  • The autocrat and Lucien Bonaparte were almost alone in believing that by dissolving the chambers and declaring himself dictator, he could save France from the armies of the powers now converging on Paris.