Sentence Examples


  • No change was made in official methods, and the condition of affairs drifted from bad to worse, until the temper of the people, so long and so sorely tried, showed plainly that the situation had become insufferable.
  • Porus fell sorely wounded into his hands.
  • Maurice, who had on the death of his elder brother Philip William, in February 1618, become prince of Orange, was now supreme in the state, but during the remainder of his life he sorely missed the wise counsels of the experienced Oldenbarneveldt.
  • I'll sorely miss her frightened cries.
  • It was Boston commerce that was most sorely hurt by the embargo and non-importation policy of President Jefferson.