Sentence Examples


  • The birth of her child was imminent, if not past due.
  • There was no luggage standing by to indicate an imminent departure.
  • A sweep through the barn failed to reveal any imminent births.
  • When an attack was imminent, I called Brady and made him swear to take care of you.
  • For some weeks he was concealed in the city and in Wapping; but, finding the schemes for a rising hang fire, he went to Harwich, disguised as a Presbyterian minister, and after a week's delay, during which he was in imminent risk of discovery, if indeed, as is probable, his escape was not winked at by the government, he sailed to Holland on the 28th of November 1682, and reached Amsterdam in the beginning of December.

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