Sentence Examples


  • The raising of live stock is rigorously pursued.
  • In this season fasting played a part, but it was not universally nor rigorously enforced.
  • He was convicted and received a severe sentence, with repeated floggings, the execution of which was expected to kill him, and which was rigorously carried out; but to the astonishment of all he survived.
  • We read in Gibbon that "Honorius excluded all persons who were adverse to the catholic church from holding any office in the state," that he "obstinately rejected the service of all those who dissented from his religion," and that "the law was applied in the utmost latitude and rigorously executed."
  • Political questions are rigorously excluded from its deliberations.