Sentence Examples


  • Nightmares persist with the dogs of the law in never ending pursuit.
  • In the Timaeus (41 A) the immortality even of the gods is made dependent on the will of the Supreme Creator; souls are not in their own nature indestructible, but persist because of His goodness.
  • And about this harpooneer, whom I have not yet seen, you persist in telling me the most mystifying and exasperating stories tending to beget in me an uncomfortable feeling towards the man whom you design for my bedfellow--a sort of connexion, landlord, which is an intimate and confidential one in the highest degree.
  • Phosphorescence is often found to persist after the animal is dead,
  • Should they persist in doing so without express advertisement consent the council has the power to seek an injunction.

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