Thesaurus / imbibe
EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB
Nothing was more natural than that two such women should imbibe the deepest tenderness for each other.
LETTERS TO EUGENIAPAUL HENRI THIRY HOLBACH
The peasants imbibe a little noisy merriment at the tavern, but their helpmates always have grave, stern countenances.
MAUPASSANT ORIGINAL SHORT STORIES (180), COMPLETEGUY DE MAUPASSANT
M. de Voltaire, say they, never could imbibe these Sentiments in France.
THE MEMOIRS OF CHARLES-LEWIS, BARON DE POLLNITZ, VOLUME IIKARL LUDWIG VON PLLNITZ
It may be truly said, with regard to those who imbibe the spirit of their Master, "no man liveth to himself."
FEMALE SCRIPTURE BIOGRAPHIES, VOL. IIFRANCIS AUGUSTUS COX
Animal miasmata, like all other poison, become more active in proportion to the quantity which we imbibe.
THE BOOK OF CURIOSITIESI. PLATTS
Ice will not imbibe this air, and therefore freezing expels it from water.
Sea-sand is excluded from the mortar employed, on account of its tendency to imbibe and exude moisture.
Mix these well together, and turn the whole three or four times, that it may thoroughly imbibe the air.
THE DIFFERENT MODES OF CULTIVATING THE PINE-APPLEJOHN CLAUDIUS LOUDON
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