Sentence Examples with the word describe

Before we turn to describe the Second Crusade, which the loss of Edessa provoked, and to trace the fall of the kingdom, which the Second Crusade rather hastened than hindered, we may pause at this point to consider the organization of the Frankish colonies in Syria.

Ridiculous to describe the idle and courteous voluptuary as being a dark and designing scoundrel, capable of murder if it would serve his ambition.

To describe ending hunger in the future, I have only these tarnished terms of the present at my disposal.

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The Mexican chronicles, however, show instances of the king's son succeeding or of powerful chiefs being elected to the kingship. The term republic is sometimes used to describe the little state of Tlascala, but this was in fact a federation of four chiefs, with an assembly of nobles.

Anxious would better describe her feelings.

For example, the mass-centre of I system free from extraneous force will describe a straight lin with constant velocity.

Such classifications are, however, uninstructive, and it has been found practically necessary in financial writing to take the principal taxes by name, or by such a general grouping as that of import or stamp duties, and then describe their nature, characteristics and incidence.

I can't describe how strange this is, Father.

She should feel relieved, but anxious would better describe her response.

The German chroniclers describe them as the most terrible of all the barbarians.