Sentence Examples

  • It led, among other consequences, to an enormous misuse of bleeding.
  • Accidents from the misuse and careless handling of explosives are unfortunately too frequent in mines.
  • The sheriffs were kept very tightly in hand, and under incessant supervision; once in 1170 nearly the whole body of them were dismissed for misuse of their office.
  • The peril attending the misuse of pictures in churches was recognized, but it was believed to be more than counterbalanced by the instruction given through them when their presence was not abused.
  • His financial administration was sound and he guarded against any misuse of the revenues of the state.