Sentence Examples


  • The influx of winter visitors adds to the wealth of the city.
  • During the 18th century there was a great influx of English colonists, and in 1714 the first English church was erected.
  • In recent years there has been a great influx of Poles into these parts, attracted by the higher wages.
  • After the close of the war there was an influx of settlers from Rhode Island, Connecticut, New Hampshire and Vermont; a town was laid out on the Van der Heyden farm, and in 1789 the name of Troy was selected in town meeting; and in 1791 the town of Troy was formed from part of Rensselaerwyck.
  • This large influx of Europeans, however, is modifying the population by reducing the Indian and mestizo elements to a minority, although they are still numerous in the mesopotamian, northern and north-western provinces.