Sentence Examples


  • At every jolt he again felt unendurable pain; his feverishness increased and he grew delirious.
  • But to sit down helpless before human suffering is an unendurable attitude.
  • Such favours brought down the fury of Mme de Montespan's jealousy, and Mme de Maintenon's position was almost unendurable, until, in 1680, the king severed their connexion by making the latter second lady in waiting to the dauphiness, and soon after Mme de Montespan left the court.
  • The outbreak of war in Java caused Borneo to be more or less neglected by the Dutch for a considerable period, and no effective check was imposed upon the natives with a view to stopping piracy, which was annually becoming more and more unendurable.
  • The growing effeminacy and corruption of mankind has found her censures unendurable.