Sentence Examples


  • An accident brought on deafness, and in November 1819 he was sent to the workhouse, where he was employed in making list shoes.
  • For this reason it is used to remove corneal opacities, deafness due to thickening of the membrane, stricture of the oesophagus and hypertrophy of the pylorus, it has also been successful in the treatment of adhesive parametritis.
  • Young Treitschke was prevented by deafness from entering the public service.
  • In the Reichstag he had originally been a member of the National Liberal party, but in 1879 he was the first to accept the new commercial policy of Bismarck, and in his later years he joined the Moderate Conservatives, but his deafness prevented him from taking a prominent part in debate.
  • The attacks of giddiness and deafness to which he had always been liable increased upon him.