Sentence Examples


  • It is the main inspiration of Japanese art, which, however, shows great originality in its treatment of borrowed themes.
  • Dean could barely wait for Cynthia to finish her conversation before he tossed out his inspiration concerning the skeleton.
  • These changes were mainly due to the inspiration of Lord Fisher, and of Sir Arthur Wilson, Lord Fisher's successor as First Sea Lord.
  • Furthermore, the visionary who is found at most periods of great spiritual excitement was forced by the prejudice of his time, which refused to acknowledge any inspiration in the present, to ascribe his visionary experiences and reinterpretations of the mysterious traditions of his people to some heroic figure of the past.
  • It was mainly designed to combat a wild outbreak of Russophobia which, under the inspiration of David Urquhart, was at that time taking possession of the public mind.