Sentence Examples


  • The 140 character Twitter posts represent a significant departure from the wordy Fireside Chats of President Roosevelt.
  • But the Girondins gained no tangible result from this wordy warfare.
  • As an orator he was the leader of the opponents of the florid Asiatic school, who took the simplest Attic orators as their model and attacked even Cicero as wordy and artificial.
  • Though his sentences themselves are not wordy, he is extremely diffuse in treatment, habitually repeating an idea in successive sentences of much the same import.
  • It was written before the medieval period had been properly investigated, is wordy, and largely spoilt by displays of national vanity.