Sentence Examples


  • Like it or not, we need to take the initiative and set the record straight.
  • Compressed dry guncotton is easily detonated by an initiative detonator such as mercuric fulminate.
  • His power of initiative in poetry was very small, and the range of poetic ground which he could cover strictly limited.
  • Hence obedience was instinctive and initiative almost undreamt of.
  • And at the end of March Loisy gave up his lectureship, as he declared, "on his own initiative, in view of the pacification of minds in the Catholic Church."