Sentence Examples

  • It is certainly possible to conceive of a single day without war.
  • We may conceive of the Third Crusade under the figure of a number of converging lines, all seeking to reach a common centre.
  • When a people migrate they may take with them their god, and if they conceive him to be a spiritual being who cannot be represented by an image, they may desire a symbolical expression of or, rather, a substitute for his presence.
  • To us God's sovereignty over nature often seems the hardest thing to conceive; but to primitive peoples who know nothing of laws of nature, His moral sovereignty is a much more difficult conception.
  • Conceive these gases passing at this great velocity through the narrow openings between the adjoining lumps of coke and ore.