Sentence Examples

  • In fine, they eschew theories and confine themselves to visible facts.
  • And this world he is not to eschew, like the Brahman and the Buddhist, but to work in it, enjoying existence and life to the full.
  • After the abolition of the States of the Church, he was treated by the French as a state prisoner, and lived for some years at the abbey of Monticelli, solacing himself with music and with bird-shooting, pastimes which he did not eschew even after his election as pope.
  • The general estimate of commentators is thus stated by Adams: " The peculiar style and method of Hippocrates are held to be conciseness of expression, great condensation of matter, and disposition to regard all professional subjects in a practical point of view, to eschew subtle hypotheses and modes of treatment based on vague abstractions."
  • This world being the work of Satan, the perfect must eschew any and every excess of its pleasure.

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