Sentence Examples

  • Berg and the countess looked at her, perplexed and frightened.
  • On the death of Sisinnius, patriarch of Constantinople (December 427), Theodosius perplexed by the various claims of the local clergy, appointed the disinguished preacher of Antioch to the vacant see.
  • St Peter Damian was grievously perplexed about the validity of simoniacal ordinations.
  • But the forms of substances " are so perplexed and complicated, that it is either vain to inquire into them at all, or such inquiry as is possible should be put off for a time, and not entered upon till forms of a more simple nature have been rightly investigated and discussed."

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