Sentence Examples


  • Land bears have the soles of the feet destitute of hair, and their fur more or less shaggy.
  • Passages destitute of tombs.
  • Though destitute of metals Aisne furnishes abundance of freestone, gypsum and clay.
  • Among many of the smaller Hymenoptera we find that the wings are almost destitute of nervures.
  • When Ignatius arrived in Paris, he lodged at first with some fellow-countrymen; and for two years attended the lectures on humanities at the college de Montaigu, supporting himself at first by the charity of Isabella Roser; but, a fellowlodger defrauding him of his stock, he found himself destitute and compelled to beg his bread.