Sentence Examples


  • If you neglect to do so, we will be gone before you arrive.
  • Indignation at the cession of Nice to France and at the neglect of his followers by the Italian government induced him to return to political life.
  • His neglect to seal the iron chest discovered in the Tuileries, which contained the proofs of Louis XVI.'s relations with the enemies of France, led to the accusation that he had destroyed a part of these documents.
  • The apparatus needs constant attention, since neglect in stoking would result in stopping the generation of steam, and the whole system would almost immediately cool.
  • As a classical scholar, his scorn of littlenesses sometimes led him into the neglect of minutiae, but he had the higher merit of interpreting ideas.

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