Sentence Examples


  • The belief exercises a potent moral influence.
  • Too aware of him, she tensed as he crouched beside her, the scent too potent to be a dream.
  • The desire to obtain the monopoly of the spice trade has been a potent force in the fashioning of Asiatic history.
  • We may consider that, in country districts, constant soil moisture is one of the chief factors; while in the case of urban outbreaks mere soil moisture is subsidiary to other more potent causes.
  • Coupled with similar action on the part of Bulgaria it isolated Russia and Rumania from the Western Powers, and was a potent influence in producing the collapse of the Russian Empire.