Sentence Examples with the word unsteadily

In spite of the fact that in a few of its later representatives Gnosticism assumed a more refined and spiritual aspect, and even produced blossoms of a true and beautiful piety, it is fundamentally and essentially an unstable religious syncretism, a religion in which the determining forces were a fantastic oriental imagination and a sacramentalism which degenerated into the wildest superstitions, a weak dualism fluctuating unsteadily between asceticism and libertinism.

The barrel waved unsteadily on the chest of the savage as he closed in on Bordeaux.

She rose unsteadily and brushed some of the glass away with her bare foot, near tears.