Sentence Examples

  • He seems then or later to have acquired some tincture of learning.
  • Would it be so terrible if she never acquired a fortune?
  • When the custom of commendation developed, the king charged the mayor of the palace to protect those who had commended themselves to him and to 1 The mayors of certain cities in the United Kingdom (London, York, Dublin) have acquired by prescription the prefix of "lord."
  • Helen acquired language by practice and habit rather than by study of rules and definitions.
  • It has not acquired one permanent wrinkle after all its ripples.