Sentence Examples


  • Nations are possessed with an insane ambition to perpetuate the memory of themselves by the amount of hammered stone they leave.
  • But there could be little guarantee that later generations would perpetuate the cult.
  • To perpetuate and multiply the choicer varieties, peaches and nectarines are budded upon plum or almond stocks.
  • For the purpose of ensuring peace an expensive diplomacy is maintained by all states, and to perpetuate it treaties are entered into by states with one another.
  • The aim of Sieyes was to perpetuate the republic, but in a bureaucratic or autocratic form.