Sentence Examples


  • The action of missionaries, who cared only about nominal Christianizing, had no better effect.
  • The nominal strength of the army in 1906 was 29,489, including the officers of the general and subordinate staffs and the officers and cadets of the military schools.
  • On the other hand, the peshwa was careful to obtain the sanction of his nominal sovereign at Satara to every important act of state.
  • A nominal list, with references, of the birds of the island is contained in the Handbook of Jamaica.
  • " Spot " quotations, the reader will now understand, are partly nominal, and must therefore be taken as affording a general idea only of movements in the prices of cotton.