Sentence Examples


  • The corporal came, according to orders, to shut the door.
  • Corporal punishment is kept within limits (xxv.
  • His temptation was removed by the Host beginning to bleed, the blood soaking through the corporal into the marble of the altar.
  • Here corporal as well as spiritual punishment was endured; it was inflicted on apostate Jews or the wicked generally; the righteous witnessed its initial stages but not its final form.
  • He was in a state of physical suffering as if from corporal punishment, and could not avoid expressing it by cries of anger and distress.