Sentence Examples


  • His unity of aim and constancy of purpose make him one of the greatest of modern diplomatists.
  • Eugene Beauharnais, viceroy of the kingdom of Italy, showed both constancy and courage; but after the battle of Leipzig (October 1619, 1813) his power crumbled away under the assaults of the now victorious Austrians.
  • Constancy of purpose was the salient feature of Thomas's military character.
  • Fissure after fissure, running with remarkable constancy N.W.
  • The collar-pores are remarkable for their constancy; this is probably owing to the fact that they have become adapted to a special function, the inhalation of water to render the collar turgid during progression.