Eschewing sentence examples

  • Without altogether eschewing Samuel Clarke's a priori system, Butler relies mainly on the inductive method, not professing to give an absolute demonstration so much as a probable proof.

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  • No means of eschewing this wretched state of decay?

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  • Robert the Pious, a crowned monk, resembled his father in eschewing great schemes, whether from timidity or prudence; yet from 996 to 1031 he preserved intact the authority Robert he had inherited from Hugh, despite many domestic dis- the Pious turbances.

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  • Among the laity, on the other hand, the ideal of holiness found realization in the observance of the ordinary principles of morality recognized by the world at large, in attendance upon the means of grace provided by the Church, in fasting at stated intervals, in eschewing various popular employments and amusements, and in almsgiving and prayer.

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  • Hamer has kept the rambling and episodic structure of the book, eschewing traditional narrative.

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  • eschewing traditional narrative.

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  • 94 seq.) as being at this time a strong tribe of some io,000 warriors, pre-eminent among the nomadic Arabs, eschewing agriculture, fixed houses and the use of wine, but adding to pastoral pursuits a profitable trade with the seaports in myrrh and spices from Arabia Felix, as well as a trade with Egypt in bitumen from the Dead Sea.

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  • Their beliefs lead them to live life as simply as possible, eschewing much modern technology and convenience.

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  • Eschewing real cars and racing simulations, Nintendo took a cartoon-style approach with fun characters and various items that could be used to sabotage the other drivers.

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  • She employed the Flavor Flav-inspired technique of eschewing proper names in favor of nicknames she bestowed on the contestants.

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  • The pair were teens at the time, and both were committed to eschewing dating until they met the person they believed would be their life partner.

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