Sentence Examples


  • He was received with enthusiasm, but the work which his tour entailed, over-fatigued him.
  • But long and exhausting wars were entailed upon her for the maintenance of her hold.
  • When the German squadron was sighted it would have been possible to fall back on the " Canopus," but this would have entailed the destruction of the " Otranto," which would have been overtaken by the enemy in two or three hours.
  • Curves of still smaller radius have entailed a maximum speed of io m.
  • In 1722 he was appointed to the deanery of Dromore, a post which seems to have entailed no duties, as we find him holding the offices of Hebrew lecturer and senior proctor at the university.