Sentence Examples


  • He shows elaborately how the pleasures and pains of " imagination, ambition, self-interest, sympathy, theopathy, and the moral sense " are developed out of the elementary pleasures and pains of sensation; by the coalescence into really complex but apparently single ideas of the " miniatures " or faint feelings which the repetition of sensations contemporaneously or in immediate succession tends to produce in cohering groups.
  • The corolla has from five to nine petals, cohering at the base.
  • The leaves are borne in whorls, those of each whorl cohering, except at their extreme tips, to form a sheath.