Sentence Examples


  • When I heard the same voice, I made an impassioned plea.
  • He looked at her and was struck by the serious impassioned expression of her face.
  • Bahya portrays an intensely spiritual conception of religion, and rises at times to great heights of impassioned mysticism.
  • After prolonged debates Grattan, on the 26th of May, spoke finally against the committal of the bill, ending with an impassioned peroration in which he declared, "I will remain anchored here with fidelity to the fortunes of my country, faithful to her freedom, faithful to her fall."
  • A careful exclusion of all Gallicisms, as a reaction against the French influences of the day, is one of the marked features of his style, which is not infrequently impassioned and eloquent, though at the same time cumbrous, involved and ornate.