Sentence Examples


  • His arguments were marked by incisive humour and fertility of ideas.
  • As a public speaker his style was incisive, forceful and often eloquent, although he made no effort to practise oratory as an art.
  • His incisive way of putting things earned for him the title of the "Militant Bishop," but, as he himself remarked in.
  • The measure, however, was less incisive than its chief sponsors had planned, because of the narrow majority commanded by the Democrats in the Senate.
  • The particular work which provided the starting-point 'of an article was in many cases merely the occasion for the exposition, always brilliant and incisive, of the author's views on politics, social subjects, ethics or literature.