Sentence Examples


  • That event was the climax of a long series of horrors.
  • During the last months of President Uriburu's administration, matters had reached a climax, especially in connexion with the delimitation in a district known as the Puna de Atacama.
  • The polished stone work is superb, finding its climax in Porto Rico, which seems to have been the sacred island of the Caribs.
  • Ford's tract of Honor Triumphant, or the Peeres Challenge (printed 1606 and reprinted by the Shakespeare Society with the Line of Life, in 1843), and the simultaneously published verses The Monarches Meeting, or the King of Denmarkes Welcome into England, exhibit him as occasionally meeting the festive demands of court and nobility; and a kind of moral essay by him, entitled A Line of Life (printed 1620), which contains references to Raleigh, ends with a climax of fulsome praise to the address of King James I.
  • The exaggeration of the height of the mitre, which began at the time of the Renaissance, reached its climax in the 17th century.
 

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