Sentence Examples

  • The reconstructive work necessary after the ravages of the war was enormous.
  • Forest trees also suffer from their ravages, especially the conifers (Lophyrus pini).
  • The great deposits of sculpture and pottery now unearthed, representing all that escaped from the ravages of the Persians and the burning of the ancient shrines, afford a startling revelation of the development of Greek art in the 7th and 6th centuries.
  • With the rest of the north of England, Bridlington suffered from the ravages of the Normans, and decreased in value from £32 in the reign of Edward the Confessor, when it formed part of the possessions of Earl Morcar, to 8s.
  • The interior has been much destroyed by the ravages of gold-seekers and amateur excavators.

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