Sentence Examples


  • They walked to the music room with Jackson grumbling "glutton for punishment" and "own worst enemy," under his breath.
  • The weasel, the fox and the hare are exceedingly common, as also are the wolf and the bear in the N., but the glutton (Gulo borealis), the lynx and the elk (C. alces) are rapidly disappearing.
  • Characteristic of the high mountainous region are the arctic fox, the glutton and the lemming, whose singular intermittent migrations to the lowlands have a considerable temporary influence on the distribution of beasts and birds of prey.
  • To the first class belong the Busiris, in which Heracles is represented as a voracious glutton; the Marriage of Hebe, remarkable for a lengthy list of dainties.
  • Being gluttons for punishment the CGO then spent the following day in Holy Trinity Church, Weston recording these pieces for their second CD.

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