Sentence Examples


  • Before considering observational data, it is expedient to mention various sources of uncertainty.
  • A third Italian army would, if expedient, pass into Germany, to operate against either France or Russia.
  • Nothing could be more false than the common opinion that as a financier his sole expedient was to multiply the emissions of assignats.
  • But soon another and cheaper expedient presented itself.
  • Alexius, in order to escape such an ordeal, resorted to the abject expedient of disabling his right hand by a pistol-shot.