Sentence Examples


  • His gentleness was unexpected as he examined the wrapped injury.
  • Once the Earl of Meath came to see me, and he told me that the queen was much beloved by her people, because of her gentleness and wisdom.
  • She understood those words to mean that he had suddenly softened and that this softening and gentleness were signs of approaching death.
  • But, as Tenneman says, he imparted to it "a character of gentleness and benevolence, by making it subordinate to a love of mankind, allied to religion."
  • At his first convocation he exhorted the bishops to use gentleness rather than rigour in their dealings with heretics; and Pole, in himself, was true to his principle.