Sentence Examples


  • Rows of red tulips stood like sentinels along the walkway, struggling to survive against the encroachment of summer.
  • This new procedure, we may imagine, was resented by the northern Hebrews as an encroachment upon their liberties.
  • View of ecclesiastical encroachment on the civil power; the quaint verses, disposed in his now favourite dialogue-form, were first published, nine years after his death, under the title Historia ecclesiastics (L.W.
  • There can be no doubt that the aggression contemplated as possible by both countries was a further encroachment on the part of Chile.
  • The most fertile districts lie on the banks of the Elbe and near the North Sea, where, as in Holland, rich meadows are preserved from encroachment of the sea by broad dikes and deep ditches, kept in repair at great expense.
 

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