Sentence Examples


  • His gaze returned to the empty mug of cider and his uncontrollable urge to sleep.
  • Mr James, the head of the mission, volunteered no satisfactory explanation, whereupon the king broke into uncontrollable rage, calling the emissaries cheats and liars.
  • French patriotic feeling, suspicious, angry and alarmed, needed only a slight provocation to cause it to blaze up into an uncontrollable fever for war.
  • A shameless rake and a man of uncontrollable temper, his massacre of the people of Perugia after a rebellion in 1540 and the unspeakable outrage he committed on the bishop of Fano are typical of his character.
  • "Sovereignty as applied to states imports the supreme, absolute, uncontrollable power by which any state is governed" (T.