Sentence Examples


  • But the section betrays inconsistent conceptions.
  • All the impossible orders inconsistent with the course of events remain unexecuted.
  • There are awkward gaps in his narrative and statements inconsistent with each other.
  • To not a few it would seem a contradiction to speak of nobility or aristocracy in a republic. Yet, though many republics have eschewed nobility, there is nothing in a republican, or even in a democratic, form of government inconsistent with the existence of nobility; and it is only in a republic that aristocracy, in the strict sense of the word, can exist.
  • This is a pure supposition inconsistent with chronology, and based only on a misinterpretation of a passage in an old book.