Sentence Examples

  • He never justified a prejudice; he never misdirected our admiration; he never hurt an innocent feeling or overbore a serious judgment; and he set up within us a standard of Christian scholarship to which it must ever exalt us to aspire.
  • This misdirected will is punished by finding that the objects after which it thirsts are in truth vanity and emptiness.
  • The misdirected activity of the civil magistrate in the 17th century is illustrated by the familiar literature of Butler, Bunyan and others.
  • But protective processes misdirected or carried to excess may become injurious or even dangerous to the organism.
  • This picture, the world-famous "Cenacolo" of Leonardo, has been the subject of much erroneous legend and much misdirected experiment.