Sentence Examples


  • The shades which distinguish these three forms are not without significance, but they in no way detract from the contractual character of concordats.
  • Nor will it at all detract from him, dramatically regarded, if either by birth or other circumstances, he have what seems a half wilful overruling morbidness at the bottom of his nature.
  • These criticisms however are merely minor imperfections, which seldom detract from the enjoyment of the film itself.
  • The School were of the opinion that none of these " omissions " should significantly detract from the usefulness of the resource.
  • New proposals for large hoardings will be resisted where they are considered to detract from the visual amenity of the area.

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