Sentence Examples


  • His observance was not only dead-on, it was disturbing.
  • This observance was maintained from James II.'s coronation to that of George III.
  • Cannibalism seems also to have sometimes been in the nature of a funeral observance, in honour of the deceased, of whom the relatives reverently ate portions.
  • By the time when Latin literature begins, the genuine Roman religion had already been overlaid by foreign cults and modes of thought, by the classical period it was - except in formal observance - practically buried and to a large extent fossilized.
  • Nothing is more remarkable than their minute care as to observance of rules of procedure.