Sentence Examples


  • Julius is deserving of particular honour for his patronage of art and literature.
  • I realize in most ways Edith isn't deserving of too much sympathy, but I still think of her as a tragic figure.
  • Though his income was never large, and during the greater part of his life was very meagre, he contrived to find means to support his foster-mother in her old age, to educate the children of his first teacher, and to help various deserving students during their college career.
  • In 1818 he joined the Rev. John Campbell in his second journey to South Africa to inspect the stations of the London Missionary Society, and reported that the conduct of the Cape Colonists towards the natives was deserving of strong reprobation.
  • He provided work for the deserving poor, supplied them with clothes and food in seasons of special distress.