Sentence Examples


  • Paul's attitude towards nepotism was at variance with his character as a reformer.
  • Miracles are at variance with the divine purpose; without miracles there could be no revelation" (Piinjer, History of Christian Philosophy of Religion since Kant, Engl.
  • He was required to maintain the Protestant reformed religion and to suppress " all religion at variance with the gospel."
  • Discords must not be taken unprepared, because a singer can only find his note by a mental judgment, and in attacking a discord he has to find a note of which the harmonic meaning is at variance with that of other notes sung at the same time.
  • There are other sayings in the book that appear to be at variance with its fundamental thought.