Sentence Examples

  • But all his endeavors were in vain, and he almost despaired of finding her again.
  • "When I myself was in the deep, shut up under all [the burden of corruptions], I could not believe that I should ever overcome; my troubles, my sorrows and my temptations were so great that I thought many times I should have despaired, I was so tempted.
  • 17), he despaired of success and asked for terms. By the treaty of Lambeth (Sept.
  • He was attacked by so overwhelming a hypochondria that his life was despaired of, and he was placed for some time under the charge of a hydropathic physician at Cheltenham, where absolute rest and isolation gradually brought him round to health again.
  • He condemned those who despaired of their mother tongue, and used Latin for their more serious and ambitious work.

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