Sentence Examples


  • It is also pretty certain that the anti-Swedish alliance was Russia's price for compounding the Gottorp difficulty.
  • She was quick to see her mistake and had no intention of compounding it at the end of a shotgun.
  • We live at a defining moment for humanity, as the compounding effects of technology and civilization reach an inflection point.
  • This drawback can be corrected to a slight extent by furnishing the hydraulic crane with more than one cylinder, and thus compounding it, but the arrangement does not give the same economical range of load "as in an electric crane.
  • In the modern signification it is applied to the act of preparing, preserving and compounding medicines, according to the prescriptions of physicians.