Sentence Examples


  • Our family is prone to ongoing disappointment and treason.
  • And if they are not prone to mercy?
  • He knelt beside the prone form.
  • Avoiding the artificial restraints of civilization, they were prone to fall back into animalism pure and simple.
  • Gibbon was such a man as Horace might have been, had the Roman Epicurean been fonder of hard intellectual work, and less prone than he was to the indulgence of emotion.

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