Sentence Examples


  • On such matters I am only severe with myself.
  • It is unusually hard, owing to the recent severe but transient cold, and all watered or waved like a palace floor.
  • Avicenna himself was at this season stricken down by a severe illness.
  • The oppression of Antiochus led to a revolt of the Jews under the leadership of the Maccabees, and Judas Maccabaeus succeeded in capturing Jerusalem after severe fighting, but could not get The sites shown on the plan are tentative, and cannot be regarded as certain; see Nehemiah ii.
  • From 59-62 he commanded in Britain, and, after a severe defeat, finally crushed the Iceni under Boadicea (Boudicca).
 

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