Sentence Examples

  • The work is only known to us in the meagre abridgment of Jordanes (ed.
  • He was generally furnished with notes, meagre indeed and inaccurate, of what had been said; but sometimes he had to find arguments and eloquence both for the ministry and for the opposition.
  • Dietaries differed, here too ample, there meagre to starvation.
  • Expressed it, "where a: Presbyterian and myself shall be like Castor and Pollux, the one up and the other down," and to which also a very meagre salary was attached.
  • He has passed far beyond the bald and meagre diction of the early chroniclers.

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