Sentence Examples


  • Epicureanism need not detain us.
  • - The theological discussions which make up so large a part of the English speculation of the 18th century cannot detain us here.
  • The other parts of the flower need not detain us.
  • These need not detain us for long, since, however well some of them may have been executed, regard being had to their epoch, and whatever repute some of them may have achieved, they are, so far as general information and especially classification is concerned, wholly obsolete, and most of them almost useless except as matters of antiquarian interest.
  • The particularities of the worship, its minute and truly ingenious re-adaptations of sacraments, prayers, reverent signs, down even to the invocation of a New Trinity, need not detain us.

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