Sentence Examples


  • In the art of the catacombs they sit or recline in the ordinary attitude of banqueters.
  • Their opinion and practice will be best represented in the words of one of their early teachers (quoted by Gibbon, Decline and Fall, c. 63): "When thou art alone in thy cell shut thy door, and seat thyself in a corner; raise thy mind above all things vain and transitory; recline thy beard and chin on thy breast; turn thine eyes and thy thought towards the middle of thy belly, the region of the navel (6j4 aXos); and search the place of the heart, the seat of the soul.
  • I have to say I think it's a shame it does n't recline.
  • Once the seats moved were off the straight ahead locks, they would not recline at all.
  • Seats in United Business will also recline to 150 degrees, providing customers with a more comfortable sleeping environment.

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