Sentence Examples

  • "Did not that levelling principle," he said, "tend to the reducing of all to an equality?
  • He won favor by these means, and completed the levelling down of classes, which had been proceeding ever since the emergence of the communes.
  • It is probable that up to 1875, at least, there had been a larger outlay of labour, material and money, in reducing, levelling and reclaiming territory, and in straightening and widening thoroughfares 1 in Boston, than had been expended for the same purposes in all the other chief cities of the United States together.
  • They disliked his French origin, and suspected him to be a man of levelling principles.
  • Rank has accounted for much, and ceremonial dress - the apparel Romans, naturally left its mark, and there have been ages of increasing luxury followed by periods of reaction, with a general levelling and nationalization on religious grounds (Judaism, Islam).

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