Sentence Examples


  • Devoting himself next to optics, he produced memoirs which entitle him to a high place among the early, searchers after a true dynamical theory of light.
  • Her husband, uxorious and devoting, delievered breakfast in bed to her on every weekend.
  • While his patroness lived in a convent of her own in Jerusalem, Rufinus, at her expense, gathered together a number of monks in a monastery on the Mount of Olives, devoting himself at the same time to the study of Greek theology.
  • Several companies are devoting all their energies to zinc extraction, and the output is now equal to about 5% of the world's production.
  • He now employed himself in making optical glasses, and in engraving on metal, devoting his spare time to the perusal of works on mathematics and optics.