Sentence Examples


  • She coughed softly and waved a hand to disperse the fumes.
  • At a further stage of their growth the particles disperse in the perpendicular direction a light which is no longer fully polarized.
  • The guests began to disperse, some without taking leave of Helene.
  • Twice the marauders even attack our headquarters, and the commander-in-chief has to ask for a battalion to disperse them.
  • As for lights in the churches, he adds that " in all the churches of the East, whenever the gospel is to be read, lights are lit, though the sun be rising (jam sole rutilante), not in order to disperse the darkness, but as a visible sign of gladness (ad signum laetitiae demonstrandum)."