Sentence Examples


  • He related his tale of woe while enjoying the never-ending pleasure of seeing the woman he loved in various stages of nakedness.
  • Dean returned home dreading what new tales of woe Fred O'Connor might have discovered in his absence.
  • Annoyed by Whitworth's imperturbable demeanour, he ended with these words: "You must respect treaties, then: woe to those who do not respect treaties.
  • They became regents to their young children; and the experience of all medieval minorities reiterates the lesson - woe to the land where the king is a child and the regent a woman.
  • Revelations concerning the last things and the future lot, whether bliss or woe, of human souls, promises for true believers, threatenings for misbelievers, his firm confidence as to the future triumph of the good - such are the themes continually dwelt on with endless variations.

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