Sentence Examples

  • It was one of his most trenchant utterances, full of fancy, wit, eloquence and elevated thought.
  • This trenchant analysis is, however, not universally admitted.
  • The work consists of brief, vigorous and trenchant delineations of moral types, which contain a most valuable picture of the life of his time.
  • Indeed, that the old Hebrew Sabbath was quite different from the Rabbinical Sabbath is demonstrated in the trenchant criticism which Jesus directed against the latter (Matt.
  • Mill was earnestly opposed to the transfer, and the documents in which he substantiated the proud boast for the Company that "few governments, even under far more favourable circumstances, have attempted so much for the good of their subjects or carried so many of their attempts to a beneficial issue," and exposed the defects of the proposed new government, are models of trenchant and dignified pleading.

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