Sentence Examples


  • Once I entered the woods I had only dead reckoning to come out near my quarry.
  • A curse on you who disrupt the master's plans; you will pay dearly when the time of reckoning finally arrives!
  • According to their reckoning, they should be in the general area of the mine, but the only sight before them was a steep upward slope sparsely covered with brush.
  • Arenarius, or sand reckoner), a small treatise, addressed to Gelo, the eldest son of Hiero, expounding, as applied to reckoning the number of grains of sand that could be contained in a sphere of the size of our "universe," a system of naming large numbers according to "orders" and "periods" which would enable any number to be expressed up to that which we should write with I followed by 80,000 ciphers!
  • Not reckoning scattered notices, we depend principally upon five later compositions, Diodorus, book xvii.

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