Sentence Examples


  • The Henriade has by universal consent been relegated to the position of a school reading book.
  • Undetermined species are relegated to the end of the genus.
  • The minute insects included in it, which haunt blossoms and leaves, are fairly well known to gardeners by the name Thrips, a generic term used by Linnaeus for the four species of the group which he had examined and relegated to the order Hemiptera.
  • The national hope was relegated to an indefinite future and to another sphere.
  • Cobden was thus relegated to private life, and retiring to his country house at Dunford, he spent his time in perfect contentment in cultivating his land and feeding his pigs.