Sentence Examples


  • Unmixed good, was a great glory to the nation.
  • Its glory shall be greater than that of the former temple, and in this place He will give peace.
  • The parallel extends even to the secret negotiations; for, if Austria could have been induced in May 1807 to send an army against Napoleon's communications, his position would have been fully as dangerous as before Austerlitz if Prussia had taken a similar step. Once more he triumphed owing to the timidity of the central power which had the game in its hands; and the folly which marked the Russian tactics at Friedland (14th of June 1807), as at Austerlitz, enabled him to close the campaign in a blaze of glory and shiver the coalition in pieces.
  • Species of Ipomaea (morning glory), Convolvulus and Calystegia are cultivated as ornamental plants.
  • From this early astrological use the form of "glory" or "nimbus" has been adapted or inherited under new beliefs.