Sentence Examples

  • The sheet thus rolled is roughly trimmed while hot and soft, so as to remove those portions of glass which have been spoilt by immediate contact with the ladle, and the sheet, still soft, is pushed into the open mouth of an annealing tunnel or " lear," down which it is carried by a system of moving grids.
  • The interior was spoilt in the 17th century.
  • Chopin was first petted by her like a spoilt darling and then nursed for years like a sick child.
  • The cathedral, constructed in 1074 at the summit of the hill, is externally plain; it has a fine Gothic interior, somewhat spoilt by restoration, with a good Cosmati pavement, and a canopy and paschal candlestick in the same style.
  • She was well equipped in both respects, but human passions spoilt her chance; her heart turned her head.