Sentence Examples

  • The courts pronounced the alienation fines illegal.
  • Up to this time he was entirely ignorant of mathematics, his father having carefully held him aloof from a study which he rightly apprehended would lead to his total alienation from that of medicine.
  • The alienation was not, however, for long.
  • The purpose was reasonable, but it was impossible to draw an ideal line and the result was a general alienation of the press.
  • On the other hand, it was difficult practically to realize this alienation, and a keen sense of this difficulty induced the same hostility to the body as a clog and hindrance, that we find to some extent in Plato, but more fully developed in Neoplatonism, Neopythagoreanism, and other products of the mingling of Greek with Oriental thought.