Sentence Examples


  • Only salient points can be indicated.
  • It may be well to point out here the salient features in Bonaparte's conduct towards the states of northern Italy.
  • The salient event of Bela's reign was the terrible Tatar invasion which reduced three-quarters of Hungary to ashes.
  • Einstein's work is so important and has proved fertile in so many various branches of physics that it is not possible to do more than enumerate a few of the most salient papers.
  • It will more surely suit my son" - show that his mind seized the salient facts of the situation; but his instincts struggled against them.