Sentence Examples


  • Their idea of attaining salvation is self-mutilation according to the counsel of perfection implied in Matt.
  • It has, however, suffered mutilation in a few places.
  • These leaders skilfully seized upon every breach of tradition to inflame popular passion, attacking especially the medical work as a pretext for mutilation, the schools as hotbeds of vice, and the orphanages as furnishing material for witchcraft.
  • The deaths of the two Englishmen were terribly avenged by the slaughter or mutilation of nearly 2000 rebels.
  • But a suspicion that he and Martina:had murdered Constantine led soon after to a revolt, and to the mutilation and banishment of the supposed offenders.