Sentence Examples


  • Dean wasn't sure if it was her natural aversion to anything involving law enforcement or concern for her boss's future.
  • Bismarck admitted the aversion of the population to Prussian rule, but said that everything would be done to conciliate the people.
  • The " economic man " of the earlier writers, with his aversion from labour and his desire of the present enjoyment of costly indulgences, has been abandoned by their successors, with the result that in the opinion of many good people altruistic sentiment may be allowed to run wild over the whole domain of economics.
  • In the East the exegetical school of Antioch had an aversion to Origen; the Alexandrians had utterly repudiated him.
  • Napoleon's chief aversion, the tribunate, was also divided into three sections, dealing with legislation, home affairs and finance - a division which preluded its entire suppression in 1807.

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