Sentence Examples


  • After a prolonged silence, she hugged him again.
  • After a prolonged moment, she inhaled deeply.
  • After a prolonged pause, Jackson ran a hand through his hair and inhaled deeply.
  • In Germany the concessions made to the pope and the reservations maintained by him in the matter of taxes and benefices were deemed excessive, and the prolonged discontent which resulted was one of the causes of the success of the Lutheran Reformation.
  • The battle opened with a prolonged cannonade from the Spanish lines.