Sentence Examples

  • They are, however, though antique and interesting, somewhat dismal and unsavoury.
  • The proposed rising was a dismal failure, but the Habeas Corpus Act was suspended and Thistlewood and Watson were seized, although upon being tried they were acquitted.
  • The revolution of July in the same year was a terrible blow to him, and filled him with the most dismal anticipations of the future of Europe.
  • Cultivation does not begin till the limits of this dismal region are passed.
  • According to Pindar, she imitated on the flute the dismal wail of the two surviving Gorgons after the death of Medusa.

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