Sentence Examples


  • At the inn at Yankovo he respectfully took leave of her, for the first time permitting himself to kiss her hand.
  • Pierre took off his hat and bowed respectfully to Kutuzov.
  • Private suggestions in the same sense, offered directly and respectfully, were no better received, and no important changes were made in the legislation of the preceding reign.
  • A strange lady, the one who had been talking to the priests, rose and offered him her seat; an aide-de-camp picked up and returned a glove Pierre had dropped; the doctors became respectfully silent as he passed by, and moved to make way for him.
  • The chanting of the service ceased, and the voice of the priest was heard respectfully congratulating the dying man on having received the sacrament.
 

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