Sentence Examples


  • By jerks instead of with the necessary smoothness and certainty.
  • Arrangement works admirably as regards smoothness and safety in running, but the heavy first cost and complication stand in the way of its general adoption.
  • He found the language rough and halting, and he moulded it into perfect smoothness and elasticity.
  • The degree of smoothness or consistency which is to be expected on the hypothesis of a single author will be determined by taste rather than argument.
  • His great epic, Swedish Freedom (1742) was written in alexandrines of far greater smoothness and vigour than had previously been attempted.