Sentence Examples


  • Only when the sun peeked over the horizon did he decide to leave, preferring a dark place where he could dwell with his dark thoughts.
  • He wasn't what she expected for the owner who liked everything alphabetized and orderly, preferring structure to spontaneity.
  • At the university he made rapid progress, especially in jurisprudence, though preferring the study of history, literature, juridical science and philosophy.
  • Douglas was not conspicuous as an ecclesiastical administrator, preferring to his livings the delights of London in winter and the fashionable wateringplaces in summer.
  • Once this goodwill had been shown, he bore no malice towards those who rendered him his liberty by preferring Gambetta.

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