Sentence Examples


  • Besides, it would much subtract from the glory of the exploit had St. George but encountered a crawling reptile of the land, instead of doing battle with the great monster of the deep.
  • She can add and subtract with great rapidity up to the sum of one hundred; and she knows the multiplication tables as far as the FIVES.
  • I would not subtract anything from the praise that is due to philanthropy, but merely demand justice for all who by their lives and works are a blessing to mankind.
  • Red dye, cyan dye, yellow dye all subtract colors from the " white " light.
  • Note that when you make a translation (unless it is absolutely literal) you add on and subtract elements to the original.

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