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.
  • The suras of the third Meccan period, which form a fairly large part of our present Koran, are almost entirely prosaic.
  • 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.