Sentence Examples


  • They are both deficient in solidity and in permanent interest.
  • Fortunately Frederick had never been deficient in courage.
  • Although deficient in technical training, he handled with great skill the difficult problems which were presented by the Civil War.
  • In 1875, however, when the revenue had become deficient after the crisis of 1873, the io per cent.
  • These hybrids produce a lint which is long and silky, but often deficient in strength: selection for strength amongst the hybrids, with due regard to length, may overcome this.