Sentence Examples


  • Monarchies—the most prevalent form of government in human history—are disproportionately warlike for a number of reasons.
  • Edwy, to judge from the disproportionately large numbers of charters issued during his reign, seems to have been weakly lavish in the granting of privileges, and soon the chief men of Mercia and Northumbria were disgusted by his partiality for Wessex.
  • The lectures on the History of Philosophy deal disproportionately with the various epochs, and in some parts date from the beginning of Hegel's career.
  • This means that the number of "longest routes" in man is, as compared with lower animals, disproportionately great.
  • That certain species, particularly many from deep water, have disproportionately large eggs, is explained by the supposition that the young derive the advantage of being hatched in an advanced stage of development.