Sentence Examples

  • At the beginning of his married life Luther must have been in straitened circumstances.
  • From one cause or another, principally Ottilie von Goethe's extravagance, the family was in very straitened circumstances; and the brothers, being thoroughly unbusinesslike, believed themselves to be poorer than they really were.
  • He was in very straitened circumstances, the revenue of his see being only 02 in good years.
  • The elder Darer was an esteemed craftsman and pious citizen, sometimes, as was natural, straitened in means by the pressure of his numerous progeny.
  • After he had completed his university course, he was for many years in very straitened circumstances.