Sentence Examples


  • He was of medium height and carried himself so well that his lameness was hardly noticeable.
  • He was educated at the village school until the age of twelve, and owing to congenital lameness had to walk with crutches.
  • A fanciful explanation of his lameness is that it alludes to the elegiac couplet, one verse of which is shorter than the other.
  • The lameness of the Greeks in angular measurement would alone show that they could not derive itinerary measures from long and accurately determined distances on the earth.
  • 590) he was cast out by Zeus and fell on Lemnos; in the other, Hera threw him down immediately after his birth in disgust at his lameness, and he was received by the sea-goddesses Eurynome and Thetis.

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