Sentence Examples


  • In both alike the scirocco, bringing rain from the south-west, is a prevalent wind, as well as the bora, the fearful north-north-easter of Illyria, which, sweeping down the lateral valleys of the Dinaric Alps, overwhelms everything in its path.
  • Sometimes the new technology so overwhelms the old that when looking back, we explain the old technology in terms of the new.