Sentence Examples


  • They lived in comparative quietude; although Herodotus knows the Palestinian coast he does not mention the Jews.
  • He was clearly a Pharisaic Quietist, a Pharisee of a fast disappearing type, recalling in all respects the Chasid of the early Maccabean times, and upholding the old traditions of quietude and resignation.
  • There is no doubt that in this instance the unnatural quietude, the grave-like silence, and the dim religious light in which the victim was kept contributed to defer death.
  • And in a few months the steamers and their crews departed,, and New Providence subsided into its usual state of quietude.
  • Dass lived here in quietude, with something of the honours and responsibilities of a bishop, brought up his family in a God-fearing way, and wrote endless reams of verses.
 

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