Sentence Examples


  • The more exalted the personage the longer, as a rule, is the body kept before cremation.
  • The Wizard was also most heartily welcomed by the straw man, who was an important personage in the Land of Oz.
  • Constant, who had met Madame de Stael at Lausanne in 1794, followed her in the next year to Paris, where he rapidly became a personage in the moderate republican circle which met in her salon; and by 1796 he had established with her intimate relations, which, in spite of many storms, endured for ten years.
  • At least Augustine speaks of such a personage, and the Fihrist also has knowledge of a chief of all Manichaeans.
  • In no European country is there any personage to whom the president can be said to correspond.