Sentence Examples


  • In 1958, with smallpox still killing two million people a year, the World Health Organization pledged to eradicate it.
  • She contracted smallpox at the age of 33.
  • Smallpox has been with us for thousands of years.
  • In 1733-1734 there was a dreadful epidemic of smallpox, which destroyed a great number of the people.
  • In November he caught smallpox and was very seriously ill, so that the book was not given to the world till the spring of 1724 (and then of course, as it had no privilege, appeared privately).