Sentence Examples


  • Another visionary American colony, led by a certain Adams, came in 1866.
  • The four visionary creatures are expressly connected with a storm-wind, and a bright cloud (ver.
  • Henry IV., the least visionary of kings, was between 1598 and 1610 really hesitating between two great contradictory political schemes:
  • He was able, active and enlightened, but he was a visionary rather than a man of affairs or sound judgment.
  • (France), which some historians regard merely as the fantastic idea of a visionary, was probably a scheme of his great minister Sully to avert by a federation the conflict which he probably foresaw would break out sooner or later between Catholic and Protestant Europe, and which, in fact, broke out some fifteen years later in the Thirty Years' War.