Sentence Examples


  • (2) Besides our sensations, we learn truth and reality by our preconceptions or ideas (irpoMpPaS).
  • This is so characteristic of von Moltke's methods and of the tactical preconceptions of the time that it deserves more detailed notice.
  • New to the Sacred College and free from traditional preconceptions, he was admirably fitted to carry out the papal policy under Leo XIII.
  • Napoleon's habit of clinging to his own preconceptions never received so strange and disastrous an illustration as it did during the month spent at Moscow.
  • The publication of fresh chronological material in 1906 and 1907 placed a new complexion on the problems at issue, and enabled us to correct several preconceptions, and to reconcile or explain the apparently conflicting data.