Sentence Examples


  • How could any human be so heartless to slay an infant?
  • But to each of these he gave a knife with injunctions to slay her husband on the marriage night.
  • Fear of a possible rival may have influenced Joab, and this at all events led him to slay Amasa of Judah (2 Sam.
  • Before setting out, the seer charged his sons to slay their mother as soon as they heard of his death.
  • Though an eclipse of the sun prevented his bringing with him more than a handful of troops, he overthrew the tyrant's far superior force on the ridge of Cynoscephalae; but wishing to slay Alexander with his own hand, he rushed forward too eagerly and was cut down by the tyrant's guards.