Sentence Examples

  • It was balanced perilously between a small town that lacked only a sheriff, and a booming frontier town.
  • With Alex, the relationship seemed to be either grinding up a long hill or plunging perilously toward the depths of despair.
  • All seemed to be in perilously dangerous situations, clinging to the sheer walls with outstretched arms and spread legs, somehow adhered to the clear surface before them.
  • Years elapsed, however, before his nerves, which had been so perilously overstrained, recovered their tone.
  • They were perilously weak in the House of Commons, and affairs abroad, in which they had small practice and no prestige, were alarming.