Sentence Examples


  • One main fault of the Speculum Historiale is the unduly large space devoted to miracles.
  • He unduly favoured his own countrymen, and for three years after the Sicilian Vespers (Mar.
  • The act of 1670 gave to informers a pecuniary interest (they were to have one-third of the fine imposed) in hunting down Nonconformists who broke the law, and this and other statutes were unduly strained to secure convictions.
  • One can imagine the interest and astonishment with which the great Greek would have been filled had some unduly precocious disciple shown to him the red-blood-system of the marine terrestrial Annelids; the red blood of Planorbis, of Apus cancriformis, and of the Mediterranean razor shell, Solen legumen.
  • Most judgments:of Voltaire have been unduly coloured by sympathy with or dislike of what may be briefly called his polemical side.