Sentence Examples

  • Perhaps this god-awful crawl in here wasn't for naught after all.
  • He was not jealous of brother friars because of their funds, instruments and materials for copying and their ability as skilled copyists.
  • The carefully devised scheme of operations from which they had expected so much had come to naught in its most important features.
  • The decree Frequens was not wholly neglected; though the next council, at Siena, came to naught, the council at Basel, whose chief business was to put an end to the terrible religious war that neatly, as if we were mere barbarians.
  • This speedily came to naught, and Alcott returned (1844) to his home near that of Emerson in Concord, removing to Boston four years later, and again living in Concord after 1857.

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