Sentence Examples


  • Unless you want to go up and see if we can drown them out.
  • The faithful were encouraged to drown all tendency to thought in an ever-increasing flood of sensuous emotionalism.
  • "I didn't drown myself so you could give up!" she snapped, growing upset.
  • Be quiet, be quiet, be quiet, I tell you!... she almost screamed, so as to drown his voice.
  • It is said that when he preached in the Dominican church of Metz, the bells were rung to drown his voice, but his voice outdid the bells, and on the next occasion he had three thousand hearers.