Sentence Examples


  • Denisov's horse swerved aside to avoid a pool in the track and bumped his rider's knee against a tree.
  • From this unassailable standpoint he never swerved, despite the promises and even the menaces both of the eastern and the western powers.
  • Addressing the Kufians, he said, "Inhabitants of Kufa, ye are those whose affection towards us has ever been constant and true; ye have never changed your mind, nor swerved from it, notwithstanding all the pressure of the unjust upon you.
  • Atoms swerved as they fell endlessly downwards, and thus introduced an indeterminate or irrational element into the processes of the world.
  • The land through which he had to pass, so far from being a desert, was a land of oil and wine; and when Balaam was riding along a narrow path between two vineyards, the angel of Yahweh would have slain him, had not his ass swerved and saved him.
 

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