Sentence Examples


  • For the great plan of conquering Canada, Pitt chose young and ardent officers, with Amherst, distinguished for steadiness and self-control, as their commander-in-chief.
  • The sultriness was present, along with the calm steadiness of her blue gaze.
  • Meade, who, besides steadiness and ability, possessed the confidence of Lincoln and Halleck which Hooker had lacked.
  • In victory he retains his steadiness, and in defeat he will die at his post rather than yield.
  • In ordinary machinery S=about 32; in machinery for fine purposes Sfrom 50 to 60; and when great steadiness is required S=from 100 to 150.