Sentence Examples


  • Once past the open vista, the road deteriorated, dropping into the forest on federal land.
  • The breed of horses has generally deteriorated since the demand for military purposes has declined with the establishment of British supremacy.
  • Questions are constantly raised as to whether horse and hounds have improved or deteriorated in modern times.
  • The art of glass-making no doubt, like all other art, deteriorated during the decline of the Roman empire, but it is probable that it continued to be practised, though with constantly decreasing skill, not only in Rome but in the provinces.
  • For the composition of the uta gradually deteriorated from the end ofthe 9th century, when a game called uta-awase became a fashionable pastime, and aristocratic men and women tried to string together versicles of 31 syllables, careful of the form and careless of the thought.