Sentence Examples


  • Caird wrote also an excellent study of Spinoza, in which he showed the latent Hegelianism of the great Jewish philosopher.
  • The latent heat of vaporization of mercury was found by Marignac to be 103 to 106.
  • The latent discontent of the allies was soon fanned into hostility by the intrigues of Mausolus, prince of Cardia, who was anxious to extend his kingdom.
  • The system consisting of the earth and the pound therefore possesses an amount of energy which depends on the relative positions of its two parts, on account of the latent physical connexion existing between them.
  • But this line of argument was latent in Christian thought from the time when St Paul spoke of the " foolishness " of preaching.