Sentence Examples


  • The visitation was a failure.
  • This was the last and most tremendous visitation of the Assyrian scourge.
  • In those days the frequent visitation of plagues made men fear the gathering together of multitudes.
  • The preparations for the coronation of King James were interrupted by a severe visitation of the plague, which killed off as many as 30,578 persons, and it was not till March 25, 1604, that the king, the queen and Prince Henry passed triumphantly from the Tower to Westminster.
  • Peckham's main instrument was a minute system of "visitation," which he used with a frequency hitherto unknown.