Sentence Examples


  • Had them constructed for his own pleasure at Whitehall Palace, and was wont to back himself when he played.
  • He is not known to have protested against any of the changes effected by his masters; he professed to be no theologian, and was wont, when asked theological questions, to refer his interrogators to the divines.
  • They were wont to cry out, each of himself, "I am God; I am the Son of God; or I am the divine Spirit."
  • At the lowest computation 37 genera seem to be peculiar to it, though it is certain that species of several are regularly wont to wander beyond its limits in winter seeking a southern climate.
  • Retainers, who were wont formerly to wander about as free lances, gave up their roving mode of life, settled down permanently in one principality, became landed proprietors, and.

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