Sentence Examples


  • Pp. 445-474), being that, it is true, of an estimable zoologist, but of one who had no special knowledge of ornithology.
  • In character he was as estimable as he was brilliant in intellect.
  • A proneness to gambling and opium-smoking, and a tinge of vanity and deceitfulness, are their less estimable traits.
  • He was amiable and even estimable, the chief fault of his character being vanity and an incurable tendency towards theatrical effect, which makes his travels, memoirs and other personal records as well as his historical works radically untrustworthy.
  • SaintSimon is described as the most estimable and lovable of men, and the most delightful in his relations; he is the worthiest of philosophers.

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