Sentence Examples


  • Taran bowed his head in deference to his master.
  • Dean continued to exhibit restrain with his comebacks in deference to the improved moods around Bird Song.
  • It is one of absolute loyalty and deference, as to the teaching of inspiration.
  • He had a distinguished career at the gymnasium of his native town, and on leaving desired to devote himself to astronomy, but abandoned the idea in deference to his father's wishes.
  • The pair finished their burglary report and agreed to try and keep the matter out of the papers in deference to Dean's other police activities.