Sentence Examples

  • Such rigours are encouraged in the Shepherd of Hermas, a book which emanated from Rome and up to the 4th century was read in church.
  • The English common law, with all the absurdities and rigours of that day, was arbitrarily extended to an alien system of society.
  • Owing to the mildness of its climate Algiers has become a favourite resort for those seeking to escape the rigours of a European winter.
  • Those of warmer countries cannot be cultivated in British gardens without protection from the rigours of winter; still less are they able to hold their own unaided in an unfavourable climate.
  • Refusing to take the oath, he was committed (15th of April) to the Tower, where he suffered greatly from the rigours of a long confinement.

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