Sentence Examples


  • Throughout Europe the 18th century was less an era of stagnation than of transition.
  • This consists in the admission of air for the purpose of preventing stagnation of the atmosphere and for the regulation of temperature.
  • In a period of general stagnation in mathematical studies, he stands out as a remarkable exception.
  • And this stagnation of the administration was accompanied, as might have been expected, by economic stagnation.
  • Too much stability, however, finally changed into stagnation, and decay followed.