Sentence Examples


  • Infaillibilite and infallibilite, the latter now obsolete, Med.
  • There is a small obsolete fortress on the right bank of the Nishava, believed to have been erected on the site of the Roman Naissus.
  • The stock of the anchor rests on the cat-head when hung outside the ship. The name is also used of a type of a vessel, now obsolete, and formerly used in the coal and timber trade on the north-east coast of England; it had a deep waist and narrow stem; it is still applied to a small rig of sailing boats, with a single mast stepped far forward, with a fore and aft sail.
  • Then war can become obsolete, as foreign to us as slavery and public hangings.
  • It was followed by the catchphrase the "Peace Dividend," which was the money we would save by slashing military expenditures in an age where history had ended, war had ended, and our thousand-ship navy and hulking military apparatus were simply an obsolete relic of the past.

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