Sentence Examples


  • The fossils are few, and in some cases probably derived from the underlying formations.
  • Tests gave no indication of an underlying cause.
  • The fact that an unprecedented number of earth's inhabitants today live in poverty is an indictment of governments, not a reflection of some underlying natural limit.
  • However good her underlying motivations, she still lied, tricked and betrayed him.
  • Neoplatonism owes its form to Plato, but its underlying motive is the widespread feeling of self-despair and the longing for divine illumination characteristic of the age in which it appears.