Sentence Examples


  • His severity has remained legendary.
  • More than eight or ten years rarely pass without tornadoes or hurricanes of local severity at least.
  • - Immediately on the outbreak of the World War measures of extreme severity were taken by the civil and military authorities of Austria-Hungary throughout their Yugoslav provinces.
  • Their servility awakened the bitterest contempt of their conquerors and forms the best excuse for the unparalleled severity of the French yoke.
  • After the emperor's departure the cold set in with increased severity, the thermometer falling to 23°.