Sentence Examples


  • One of her brothers, Charaxus, fell in love with a courtesan named Doricha upon whom he squandered his property.
  • He squandered the resources left to him by his father, and made himself hateful to all classes of his subjects by his exactions and tyranny.
  • In concluding treaties with the vassal princes since 1905, the Dutch have kept in view the necessity of compelling them properly to administer the revenues of their states, which some of them formerly squandered in their personal uses.
  • In these he reveals himself as a not unworthy successor of Chaucer, and the pity of it is that he should have squandered his powers in a futile attempt to create an entire literature.
  • The Celman administration, in violation of the trust, then sold the specie and squandered the proceeds, leaving the provincial bank notes without guarantee and value.
 

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