Sentence Examples

  • The bard will exaggerate or distort his story.
  • He protests against its use for controversial pamphlets which distort the truth.
  • Boiler plates undergo in sharing and assembling an intermediate degree of distort' and therefore they must be given an intermediate carbon-content, following the general rule that the carbon-content and hence the strength should be as great as is consistent with retaining the degree of ductility and the shock-resisting power which the object will need in actual use.
  • Without a personal knowledge of affairs a writer will inevitably distort the true relations and importance of events (xii.
  • This prejudice, establishing itself in familiar speech, has descended from antiquity to modern times, colouring, when it does not distort, the narratives of biographers and the criticisms of commentators.