Sentence Examples


  • Deidre let the group jostle her down a small hallway that emptied out into an alley behind the row of buildings.
  • In 1732 their leaders were the brothers Erskine, one of whom, Ebenezer, preached a sermon accusing professed Presbyterians as guilty of " an attempt to jostle Christ out of his church."
  • Especially in winter and early spring crowds of European and American tourists, Russian pilgrims and Bokharan devotees jostle one another in the streets in picturesque incongruity.
  • Even in Broadway and Chestnut streets, Mediterranean mariners will sometimes jostle the affrighted ladies.
  • Such are the distorted fancies that flit through the mind of one who is at college and lives as I do in an atmosphere of ideas, conceptions and half-thoughts, half-feelings which tumble and jostle each other until one is almost crazy.

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