Sentence Examples


  • No Puritan nonconformist name is so affectionately cherished as is that of Joseph Alleine.
  • To this letter the old prince had replied affectionately, and from that time had kept the Frenchwoman at a distance.
  • Pierre, in order to make Boris' better acquaintance, promised to come to dinner, and warmly pressing his hand looked affectionately over his spectacles into Boris' eyes.
  • Karataev had no attachments, friendships, or love, as Pierre understood them, but loved and lived affectionately with everything life brought him in contact with, particularly with man--not any particular man, but those with whom he happened to be.
  • The intimacy, affectionately commemorated in the Reminiscences, was of great importance to Carlyle's whole career.