Sentence Examples


  • Until that point, eminent success lay just around the corner; now, absent any leads, a wave of despair descended over me like a blanket of morning fog.
  • Frustrated, she searched the Internet for Dr. Williams until she found the eminent neurologist, whose picture she recognized.
  • Destutt de Tracy was the last eminent representative of the sensualistic school which Condillac founded in France upon a one-sided interpretation of Locke.
  • Verres entrusted his defence to the most eminent of Roman advocates, Q.
  • Verres may not have been quite so black as he is painted by Cicero, on whose speeches we depend entirely for our knowledge of him, but there can hardly be a doubt that he stood pre-eminent among the worst specimens of Roman provincial governors.

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