Sentence Examples


  • It is only indispensable with an inveterate running whale; its grand fact and feature is the wonderful distance to which the long lance is accurately darted from a violently rocking, jerking boat, under extreme headway.
  • To meet the objections of some inveterate cavillers, I may as well state, that if I dined out occasionally, as I always had done, and I trust shall have opportunities to do again, it was frequently to the detriment of my domestic arrangements.
  • An inveterate snob, prepared to brown-nose anyone with a bit of breeding, Basil is unfortunately an appalling judge of character.
  • He is a member of General Synod and the Church of England Evangelical Council, and is an inveterate chocoholic.
  • All the evidence points to him being an inveterate gambler, who throws the dice on every possible occasion.

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