Sentence Examples

  • He was well adapted to his time by his good sense and sobriety of judgment.
  • The buildings of the latest French style keep a certain purity and sobriety in Normandy which they do not keep elsewhere.
  • As an advocate he occasionally forgets that sobriety of judgment and expression become an historian.
  • His keen intuition of truth, his vigour and yet sobriety of argument, his fertility of illustration and acuteness of sarcasm, made him irresistible to his antagonists; and the evanescent triumphs of scornful controversy have given place to the sedate applause of a long-lived posterity.
  • A greater sobriety of tone was introduced both into life and literature with the accession of Vespasian.

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