Sentence Examples


  • Such a mass of imaginary matter as we are now considering may be compared to a collection of heavy particles held in position relatively to one another by a system of light spiral springs, one spring being supposed to connect each pair of adjacent particles.
  • He paused at the door and mimed a jump shot at an imaginary hoop.
  • Brinkley's imaginary star-parallaxes (Phil.
  • I can get into enough trouble without people squeezing imaginary insults out of my words.
  • Would give negative, surd or imaginary values; Diophantus then traces how each element of the equation has arisen, and formulates the auxiliary problem of determining how the assumptions must be corrected so as to lead to an equation (in place of the "impossible" one) which can be solved rationally.