Sentence Examples


  • Fishing is the occupation of the men, and the real mainstay of the inhabitants.
  • That this doctrine was a mainstay of Jewish faith in those very days of exile which gave the Sabbath a new importance for the faithful.
  • It is therefore the mainstay of the scholar in investigating or restoring the word~ forms of the ancient language.
  • The mainstay of the agriculture of the department is the raising of live-stock, especially of cattle of the Aubrac breed, for which Laguiole is an important market.
  • A mainstay in Willamette Week's Restaurant Guide to Portland, Autentica portrays itself as a fine dining establishment that happens to serve Mexican food.