Sentence Examples


  • Our family is prone to ongoing disappointment and treason.
  • The third lay prone so that his face was not visible.
  • The English people on the other hand were not so prone to foster the money-lending business.
  • - Louis was a gentle and well-trained prince, but weak and prone to excessive devotion to the Church.
  • The Eucharist was no doubt the one important sacrifice in the minds of the clergy who had attended the schools of Constantinople and Alexandria; yet the heart of the people remained in their ancient blood-offerings, and as late as the r2th century they were prone to deny that the mass could expiate the sins of the dead unless accompanied by the sacrifice of an animal.