Sentence Examples


  • Apparently he mistook her breathless state as an indication of passion.
  • Being discovered he was torn to pieces by Agave and others, who mistook him for some wild beast.
  • In the middle of the queen's throne was a low stone box she mistook at first glance to be the world's most uncomfortable lumbar support.
  • When it is added that Jefferson's assertions, alike as regards Hamilton's talk 3 and the intent and tendency of his political measures, were, to the extent of the underlying basic fact - but discounting Jefferson's somewhat intemperate interpretations - unquestionably true, 4 it cannot be accounted strange that Hamilton's Democratic opponents mistook his theoretic predilections for positive designs.
  • During the march Albertones native division mistook the road, and found itself obliged to delay in the Arimondi column by retracing its steps.