Sentence Examples


  • He regarded his project as a timely compromise.
  • We don't always get timely information ourselves.
  • The rekindling of the Imperial idea is understood as a timely act of revolt and redemption: of revolt against continuous humiliations deeply felt, redemption from the fate of nations obviously weak and suspected of timidity.
  • Another timely work was his edition of Friedrich List's Gesammelte Schriften (1850), accompanied with a life of the author.
  • Fortunately for Egypt, the British government contrived to solve the international difficulty by timely concessions to the powers, and succeeded in negotiating the London Convention of March 1885, by which the Egyptian government was relieved from some of the most onerous stipulations of the law of liquidation, and was enabled to raise a loan of 9,000,000 for an annual payment of 135,000.