Sentence Examples


  • Woman, in her wasted life, in her hurried death, here stands appealing to the society that degrades her, with a combination of eloquence and poetry, of forms of art at once instantaneous and permanent, and with great metrical energy and variety.
  • From 469); he degrades Ephialtes into a tool of Pericles.
  • He degrades his vizier to the office of barber, taking all his goods in the process; and makes the barber his vizier.
  • The Eastern theologian thinks that the Western double procession degrades the Deity and destroys the perfection of the Trinity.