Sentence Examples


  • He was left an orphan at an early age, his mother dying in 1880 and his father four years later.
  • There is an orphan asylum in the district of Parapatna.
  • Then they'll bounce me to some other place in Denver, like Little Orphan Annie.
  • Although left an orphan at nine, he was by no means lonely or unprotected.
  • He was the son of a tailor, and was left an orphan in his eighth year; but, through the kindness of a friend, admission was gained for him into the military school of his native town, which was then under the direction of the Benedictines of Saint-Maur.