Sentence Examples


  • It is not desirable to cultivate a respect for the law, so much as for the right.
  • Secrecy, while occasionally necessary, is less desirable than openness.
  • The planets were shown to have visible disks, and to be attended by satellites whose distance and position angle relative to the planet it was desirable to measure.
  • For the pear orchard a warm situation is very desirable, with a soil deep, substantial, and thoroughly drained.
  • She said she did not consider a degree of any real value, but thought it was much more desirable to do something original than to waste one's energies only for a degree.