Sentence Examples

  • It is probably only sickly adults or young children of the human race who can be actually killed by a scorpion's sting.
  • The duke, a sickly and vacillating man, said nothing to Castlereagh, and took no steps, and Canning did not enlighten his colleague.
  • He was fragile, narrow-shouldered and of a sickly constitution.
  • Prematurely born at Buda on the ist of July 1506, it required all the resources of medical science to keep the sickly child alive, yet he developed so precociously that at the age of thirteen he was well bearded and moustached, while at eighteen his hair was silvery white.
  • In person Propertius was pale and thin, as was to be expected in one of a delicate and even sickly constitution.