Sentence Examples


  • As they walked back down the dune, she dragged her hand in a wavy line, trying to obliterate their tracks.
  • They failed to realize that permissible abstraction from specific contents or methods of knowledge does not obliterate reference to matter or content.
  • The Stoics, with the supreme object of giving to human life a definite unity and purpose, made the individual a part of the universe and sought to obliterate all differences.
  • He rejected the theory of the unity and continuity of history so far as it would obliterate distinctions between ancient and modern history, holding that, though work on ancient history is a useful preparation for the study of modern history, either may advantageously be studied apart.
  • It is uncertain how far they were themselves Celtic in blood and how far they were numerous enough to absorb or obliterate the races which they found in Britain.