Sentence Examples


  • An inanimate object is similarly consecrated.
  • Between inanimate matter and man are ruthlessly swept away; only one soul, the rational, remains, and that is restricted to man.
  • Figures of animals, however, were not the only inanimate things regarded in this way.
  • A dog is brought in to take a last look at his inanimate master in order to drive away the evil spirits.
  • The numbers go up to five, and for living objects the word bird is added, for inanimate yam, for large objects ship.'- There are other terms for bundles of sugarcanes, rows (planted) of yams, &c.; and sometimes things are counted by threes.