Sentence Examples


  • By narrow straits separating it from Falster, Mien, and smaller islands, and W.
  • The supreme test, satisfied so frequently as to be commonplace, was a shocking form of suicide performed with a placid mien.
  • As he is thus lamenting, a woman appears to him of dignified mien, whom he recognizes as his guardian, Philosophy.
  • Those taking part in processions are to walk bare-headed (weather permitting), two and two, in decent costume, and with reverent mien; clergy and laity, men and women, are to walk separately.
  • Was a handsome youth of twenty-two, of splendid health and gentle serious mien; eager for pleasure, but discreet and even dissimulating; his rather mediocre intellectual qualities relieved by solid common sense; fully alive to his rights and his duties.