Sentence Examples


  • Maybe that explained her difficulty in justifying desire – the futility of it.
  • In Anselm's case we have the further sanguine hope of justifying not theism merely but all Christian doctrine to the scientific reason.
  • Spencer, who claims him as justifying antiChristian agnosticism.
  • The subject of this youthful effort was suggested, its author says, by a refinement of vanity - " the desire of justifying and praising the object of a favourite pursuit," namely, the study of ancient literature.
  • The speech he gave in September 1962, announcing that goal, spent a good amount of time justifying the expense and explaining the urgency.

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