Sentence Examples


  • The French perished from the conditions to which the Russian army was itself exposed.
  • Antiochus perished in a fresh expedition to the east in Luristan (187).
  • Hers was one of the most touching tragedies of the Revolution; she perished because she was the sister of the king.
  • But he lost his way in the eastern desert and perished with his whole army (484).
  • In that war the young king perished and a still younger brother, Ptolemy XiII.