Sentence Examples


  • If the Indians were only interested in the food, torching the wagons would only insure they would follow the deep tracks of the pack mules.
  • The company should insure its workers because if uninsured workers end up in the ER, the burden falls on society, not the company.
  • But in order to insure the speediest end to the voyage, they all agreed to another thing--namely, not to sing out for whales, in case any should be discovered.
  • To insure the greatest efficiency in the dart, the harpooneers of this world must start to their feet from out of idleness, and not from out of toil.
  • Queequeg believed strongly in anointing his boat, and one morning not long after the German ship Jungfrau disappeared, took more than customary pains in that occupation; crawling under its bottom, where it hung over the side, and rubbing in the unctuousness as though diligently seeking to insure a crop of hair from the craft's bald keel.

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