Sentence Examples

  • Suraj Mall raised the Jat power to its highest point; and Colonel Dow, in 1770, estimated the raja's revenue (perhaps extravagantly) at £2,000,000 and his military force at 60,000 or 70,000 men.
  • These latter were conducted extravagantly, and badly administered.
  • Who that has heard a strain of music feared then lest he should speak extravagantly any more forever?
  • In China his mention of Canton by the name of Censcolam or Censcolam (Chin-Kalan), and his descriptions of the custom of fishing with tame cormorants, of the habit of letting the finger-nails grow extravagantly, and of the compression of women's feet, are peculiar to him among the travellers of that age; Marco Polo omits them all.
  • Was extravagantly delighted; Stanislaus of Poland sent Burke words of thanks and high glorification and a gold medal.