Sentence Examples


  • And so pestilential was their touch considered that it was a crime for them to walk the common road barefooted.
  • The wind from the north-west, known as the cers, blows with great violence, and the sea-breeze is often laden with pestilential effluvia from the lagoons.
  • Others regard him as a wind-hero, who disperses the pestilential vapours of the fens.
  • The most healthy portions of the territory are in the north and east, embracing the slopes of the Apennines which are watered by the Teverone and Sacco; and the most pestilential is the stretch between the Monti Lepini and the sea.
  • " From the charnel-house of the Vienna cabinet," he exclaimed, " a pestilential air breathes on us, which dulls our nerves and paralyses the flight of our spirit."
 

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