Sentence Examples


  • This woman could bring me to the brink of insanity.
  • It was a time of plots and counterplots, when England seemed on the brink of another civil war.
  • That Dr Cornay was on the brink of making a discovery of considerable merit will by and by appear; but, with every disposition to regard his investigations favourably, it cannot be said that he accomplished it.
  • The States of the Church, like France, were on the brink of bankruptcy.
  • His whole life on the brink of destruction if it were recognized what he was doing.
 

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