Sentence Examples


  • Moral reform is the effort to throw off sleep.
  • Another educational reform, the opening of the Indian civil service to competition, took place at the same time, and Jowett was one of the commission.
  • Galen showed himself anxious to reform the church, but his chief energies were directed to increasing his power and prestige.
  • On the 17th of January he was named on the commission for law reform, of which Hale was the chief; and on the 17th of March 1653, he was pardoned of all delinquency and thus at last made capable of sitting in parliament.
  • University statutes, in which he indicated the necessity for reform; and in 1850 and 1855 he was a member of the commission of inquiry relative to the university of Cambridge.