Sentence Examples

  • For to hold a person to be a responsible agent is to believe that he possesses a certain fixity and stability of character.
  • (3) This organization established in the Roman world a personal and hereditary fixity of professions and situations which was not very far removed from the caste system of the East.
  • It is not a little remarkable that we should find in Hume, not only the sceptical dissolution of all fixity of cognition, which is the inevitable result of the individualist method, but also the clearest consciousness of the very root of the difficulty.
  • One characteristic of such surfaces is fixity, which has no trace of parallel in the sun.
  • In this way fixity of tenure and service was aimed at and to a certain degree enforced by the state.

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