Sentence Examples


  • The infirmities of age were coming fast upon him.
  • The standard schedule, in addition to the leading facts of sex, age, civil condition, birthplace, occupation and house-room, includes education and sickness as well as infirmities, and leaves the return of religious denomination optional with the householder.
  • With such infirmities of body and of mind, he was left, at twoand-twenty, to fight his way through the world.
  • Impatience of Johnson's criticisms and infirmities had been steadily growing with Mrs Thrale since 1774.
  • On British railways the duty of the companies to provide all practicable safeguards and to educate and caution the servants may be said to have been faithfully performed, and the accident totals must be taken as being somewhat near the " irreducible minimum" - unless some of the infirmities of the human mind can be cured.
 

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