Sentence Examples

  • So this gruel isn't to your taste?
  • Is the chronicle of Guillaume Gruel (c. 1410-1474-1482).
  • Flies and frogs were also complained of, and Sidonius, writing in the 5th century, complains bitterly of the "feculent gruel" (cloacalis puts) which filled the canals of the city, and gave forth fetid odours when stirred by the poles of the bargemen.
  • Their use is for gruel, which used to be consumed as an ordinary drink in the 17th century at the coffee-houses in London.
  • In spite of a perhaps exaggerated admiration for his hero, Gruel displays in his work so much good faith, insight and originality that he is accepted as a thoroughly trustworthy authority.