Sentence Examples


  • His simple, earnest response and the conviction on his face floored her.
  • Preparations were made in earnest for his subjugation.
  • The tears started in earnest as she reached the laundry room.
  • A Talmudist, was an earnest promoter of kabbalistic studies.
  • They hesitate, and they regret, and sometimes they petition; but they do nothing in earnest and with effect.