Sentence Examples


  • We shall revert to this subject below.
  • It did not revert to the crown till his death in 1447.
  • If we begin with a blue glass, we may observe the gradually increasing obliquity of the direction of maximum polarization; and then by exchanging the blue glass for a red one, we may revert to the original condition of things, and observe the transition from perpendicularity to obliquity over again.
  • Compound locomotives have been tried, as stated in § 17, but the tendency in England is to revert to the simple engine for all classes of work, though on the continent of Europe and in America the compound locomotive is largely adopted, and is doing excellent work.
  • This also proved abortive, and affairs rapidly tended to revert to the ex-lex situation.