Sentence Examples

  • They are small degenerate animals with a relatively firm integument.
  • That this accuracy may sometimes degenerate into triviality, and that such absorption in trifles may occasionally hide the broad horizon, is conceivable.
  • He allows his taste for these tricks of style to degenerate into mannerism.
  • Sometimes the gods of an older religion degenerate into the demons of the belief which supersedes it.
  • These very thick seams are, however, rarely constant in character for any great distance, being found commonly to degenerate into carbonaceous shales, or to split up into thinner beds by the intercalation of shale bands or partings.