Sentence Examples


  • Individuals are thought of as members of a family, state or religion, rather than as entities with a destiny and rights of their own.
  • Consisting at first of various loosely connected entities, naturally centrifugal, but temporarily drawn together by the urgent need of combination against a superior foe, who threatened them separately with extinction.
  • The Ideas of Plato are no longer self-subsistent entities; they are the elements which constitute the content of spiritual activity.
  • The Rabbis apparently dreaded the possibility of such terms becoming hypostasized into personal entities distinct from God.
  • We find ourselves on the verge of a system of abstractions, or " attributes turned into entities," as barren as any excogitated in medieval times.