Sentence Examples


  • In spite of repeated efforts on the part of the Ghibellines, in spite of King Roberts supine incapacity, the imperialists gained no permanent advantage.
  • He was fitted for an embassy or judgeship, but was too mild, supine and luxurious for the tasks thrust upon him by his brother.
  • During treatment, patients lay supine on the treatment couch for around 3 hrs.
  • Even a usually supine Washington press has commented on how the two are locked together into a spiral of decline.
  • Even the normally supine New Labor MPs in Leeds have complained to the Government.

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