Sentence Examples


  • At this he laboured in vacation time for at least ten years.
  • They laboured carefully in copying books, being instant continually in sacred study and devout meditation.
  • If he recovers from the depression, the local symptoms begin to play a much more important part than in cobra-poisoning: great swelling and discoloration extending up the limb and trunk, rise of temperature and repeated syncope, and laboured respiration.
  • Although the idol of his victorious army, and in a position enabling him to exercise autocratic power, he laboured unostentatiously for more than a year and a half as a member of the parliament, whose authority he supported to the best of his ability.
  • On the whole, there is no reason to doubt Occam's honest adhesion to each of the two guides whose contrariety he laboured to display.