Sentence Examples


  • She possessed a regal countenance and carried herself with an easy grace.
  • In 1177 John de Courci, with the countenance of Henry II., set out to the conquest of Ulster.
  • Be friendly with all and always have a smiling countenance.
  • His demeanor countenances not only the murder of white farmers, but also of his own people if they oppose him politically.
  • His face countenances the idea that Britain should not be willing to deport people to face torture or death.

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