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.
  • In the next room sat the count and countess respectfully conversing with the prior, who was calling on them as old acquaintances and benefactors of the monastery.
  • 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.
  • The old princess rose respectfully and curtsied.