Sentence Examples


  • His gentleness was unexpected as he examined the wrapped injury.
  • Once the Earl of Meath came to see me, and he told me that the queen was much beloved by her people, because of her gentleness and wisdom.
  • Gentleness, equanimity and benevolence were native to him.
  • In Petersburg, as in Moscow, Pierre found the same atmosphere of gentleness and affection.
  • His character, with its mixture of greatness and gentleness, was thus read by Carlyle: "A right solid, honest-hearted man, full of knowledge and sense, and, in spite of his positive temper, almost timid."