Sentence Examples


  • He is notorious for his wilful exaggeration, both in narrative and numerical statements.
  • She is very quick-tempered and wilful, and nobody, except her brother James, has attempted to control her.
  • Grounds for divorce are impotence of either party at time of marriage, previous marriage, adultery, wilful desertion for two years, habitual drunkenness, attempt on life, extreme and repeated cruelty, and conviction of felony or other infamous crime.
  • In the case of the former, claim is laid to the unbroken episcopal succession through the Waldenses, and the question of their eventual intercommunion with the Anglican of the Sermon against Wilful Rebellion," ed.
  • European research has clearly proved that the text in the Vedas adduced to authorize the immolation of widows was a wilful mistranslation.