Sentence Examples


  • Enfeebling both empires and consuming their powers.
  • Cynthia continued to utilize her camera, apologizing for her time-consuming perfectionism.
  • There has been constant controversy as to whether China tea is better than that of other growths, but the verdict first of all of Great Britain, and subsequently of all the other large consuming countries, has relegated the produce of the Celestial Empire to a very subordinate position.
  • Doubtless the secret fire of a consuming, but as yet ungratified, literary ambition also troubled his repose.
  • The Indians have a habit of consuming a yellowish edible earth containing sulphur; on pilgrimages they obtain images moulded of this earth at the shrines they visit, and eat the images as a prophylactic against disease.