Sentence Examples


  • What an abundance of leisure he must have!
  • His leisure time was given up to natural history, and especially to mineralogy and botany.
  • Her chief amusement during her leisure hours was sweeping the heavens with a small Newtonian telescope.
  • He occupied his leisure by writing a rhymed translation of the Odes of Horace, and preparing an elaborately annotated edition of Butler's Analogy and Sermons.
  • He was offered the presidency of the academy of science of St Petersburg; but he declined, preferring the leisure and independence of life in Italy.