Sentence Examples


  • There is some poetry in this composition, but it alternates with very prosaic details.
  • On his return to France, a sadder and practically a wiser man, he settled down to very prosaic work.
  • A very prosaic explanation of this nocturnal noise is given by Judson.
  • Schelling was the main philosophical lion of the time; and in some quarters Hegel was spoken of as a new champion summoned to help him in his struggle with the more prosaic continuators of Kant.
  • But it is easy to understand the half-despairing adoration with which a shrewd and somewhat prosaic person like Joinville must have regarded this flower of chivalry born out of due time.