Sentence Examples


  • The risk of failure in mining enterprises is offset by the chances of more than ordinary profits.
  • The obstacle due to lack of coal is offset by the splendid water powers 'afforded by the rapid streams in all parts of the province.
  • This is offset by a very heavy emigration, which sometimes exceeds the immigration in certain of the states.
  • You can't offset the balance of the entire universe for one woman.
  • With further transfer of the carbon from the graphitic to the combined state, the matrix itself grows weaker (EF); but this weakening is offset in a measure by the continuing decrease of discontinuity due to the decreasing proportion of graphite.