Sentence Examples

  • Her dark hair was pulled back severely from a narrow face.
  • Lorrain, pursing up his lips, waved a severely negative finger before his nose.
  • The whole family, whom he had formerly judged severely, now seemed to him to consist of excellent, simple, and kindly people.
  • He was bitterly denounced by slaveholders and also by such non-slaveholders as disapproved of all antislavery agitation, and in January 1827 he was assaulted and seriously injured by a slave-trader, Austin Woolfolk, whom he had severely criticized in his paper.
  • In 1855 it suffered severely from yellow fever.