Sentence Examples


  • Only when she reached the other side of the bridge did she permit herself to breathe.
  • Its rapid current does not permit of extensive navigation, but timber rafts are floated down from above Innsbruck.
  • The youngest servant of the Company claimed the right of trading on his own account, free from taxation and from local jurisdiction, not only for himself but also for every native subordinate whom he might permit to use his name.
  • At this parliament, which lasted but a few days, he again made a personal appeal to Charles, which was curtly rejected, to permit the legitimizing of Monmouth.
  • To each radiator should be fitted an air tap, which when opened will permit the escape of any air that has accumulated in the coil; otherwise free circulation is impossible, and the full benefit of the heat is not obtained.

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