Sentence Examples


  • He regarded his project as a timely compromise.
  • We don't always get timely information ourselves.
  • The rekindling of the Imperial idea is understood as a timely act of revolt and redemption: of revolt against continuous humiliations deeply felt, redemption from the fate of nations obviously weak and suspected of timidity.
  • Of those, again, who maintain the traditional view, some, like Niebuhr and Grote, regard it as convicting Alexander of mad ambition and vainglory, whilst to Kaerst Alexander only incorporates ideas which were the timely fruit of a long historical development.
  • From the Roman Catholic point of view this reaction to " Thomism " was a timely protest against modern metaphysics.