Sentence Examples


  • It led, among other consequences, to an enormous misuse of bleeding.
  • Accidents from the misuse and careless handling of explosives are unfortunately too frequent in mines.
  • The sheriffs were kept very tightly in hand, and under incessant supervision; once in 1170 nearly the whole body of them were dismissed for misuse of their office.
  • His financial administration was sound and he guarded against any misuse of the revenues of the state.
  • The remainder of the National Liberals only won forty-five seats in 1881, and during the next three years they were without influence on the government; and even Bennigsen, unable to follow Bismarck in his new policy, disgusted at the proposals for biennial budgets and the misuse of government influence at the elections, retired from political life.