Sentence Examples


  • Dict.) it is clear that "spruce" a variant of "pruce," simply stood for Prussian; the form "spruce," rather than "pruce," being established partly by the German Sprossen, sprouts or young shoots (seen in Sprossen-bier, spruce beer, made of the sprouts of this fir).
  • When I talk about this future, a future in which machines will do more and more of the work people do now, I always get some variant of the same question: What about the people who lose their jobs to machines and don't have any other skills?
  • A variant of caste society was created to support the army.
  • The Nimrod entered service in 1969 as the MR 1 Variant, derived from the civilian airliner; the Comet.
  • Both have suffered here and there from variant readings in the early codices known to us but neither has in any way been corrupted.

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