Sentence Examples


  • Seven hours a day he spent on his knees in prayer and three times a day he scourged his emaciated body.
  • The olive complexion, a face emaciated by austerities, the large forehead, the brilliant and small eyes, the high bald head tell their own tale.
  • The Austrian cavalry, on weak and emaciated horses, could not gallop at speed up the heavy slopes (2 1 ?), and the artillery of both Prussian wings practically broke every attempt of the infantry to form for attack.
  • Livingstone reached the Portuguese settlement of Tete on the 2nd of March 1856, in a very emaciated condition.
  • The outbreak at Rome in 384 against the gymnosophists, emaciated monks who walked the streets and vehemently denounced marriage.

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