Sentence Examples


  • Freeman dismissing it as "a transparent fiction."
  • Damian reached across the table and touched her face, dismissing them.
  • Dismissing himself from the group, he strode to his horse and helped her down.
  • There he sat in his chair and picked up the morning paper, dismissing the womenfolk.
  • Sometimes, as among the Australians, it is merely the ghosts of those who have died in the year which are thus driven out; from this custom must be distinguished another, which consists in dismissing the souls of the dead at the close of the year and sending them on their journey to the other world; this latter custom seems to have an entirely different origin and to be due to love and not fear of the dead.