Sentence Examples


  • Our human thought pursues devious and circuitous methods.
  • After a devious chase of a month Hood moved across Alabama to northern Mississippi.
  • The difference between English and Roman miles would be compensated for by the more devious course taken by the railway.
  • She made raised maps in clay, so that I could feel the mountain ridges and valleys, and follow with my fingers the devious course of rivers.
  • This was from the 15th century to 1630 the property of the lords of Kolovrat, and came by devious inheritance through the grand-dukes of Tuscany, to the emperor Francis Joseph.
 

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