Sentence Examples


  • His contemplative gaze ran over her face and paused on her lips.
  • She was contemplative and calm, sad but not suicidal.
  • The life is mainly given up to devotional contemplative exercises; the church services are of extreme length; intellectual study is little cultivated; manual labour has almost disappeared; there are many hermits on Athos.
  • The life of the choir-monks was predominantly contemplative, 1 Specimen passages, and also a general picture of the life, will be found in Miss Alice Gardner's Theodore of Studium, ch.
  • His intention was to spend the rest of his life in contemplative piety.