Sentence Examples


  • The corporal came, according to orders, to shut the door.
  • His temptation was removed by the Host beginning to bleed, the blood soaking through the corporal into the marble of the altar.
  • The object was to perform the corporal and spiritual works of mercy.
  • The slaves were bound to work for their masters during this period for three-fourths of the day, and were to be liable to corporal punishment if they did not give the due amount of labour.
  • He was in a state of physical suffering as if from corporal punishment, and could not avoid expressing it by cries of anger and distress.