Sentence Examples


  • They feared to spare him lest he should report the matter to the king.
  • She could not keep back her tears, and the chief cause of her pain seemed to be the fear lest people should doubt her truthfulness.
  • It is this: When you oil your beard, don't oil it too much, lest it soil your clothing.
  • They inched forward, one behind the other, hands at their sides lest they rub the slime of the rock walls that wept on either side.
  • Wings, short fur, fangs the size of her forearm … she moved farther into the bathroom, lest she draw his attention.