Sentence Examples

  • Had she seduced him into ruining the test?
  • I want to adulterate the lemonade with water so that we have more, but I am afraid of ruining the quality.
  • Defeated at sea, but master now of the greater part of the continent of Europe, the French emperor planned to bring Great Britain to terms by ruining her commerce with the vast territories under his influence.
  • Foes of the family, such as Warwick and Southampton, saw in his factious conduct the means of ruining both the brothers.
  • If he were serious, it can only be said that the desperation of his circumstances had momentarily troubled the lucidity of his understanding; if the pamphlet were merely intended as a feeler after public opinion, it is surprising that he did not perceive how irretrievably he was ruining his friends in the eyes of all moderate men.

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