Find reviews of hundreds of FREE online college classes at StudyOnline

Sample sentences for the GRE study word appellation

appellation can be used as a noun

1.Moreover, this appellation pleased him. - from Les Miserables by Victor Hugo
2.Let us explain whence this appellation was derived. - from Les Miserables by Victor Hugo
3.It is called slobgollion an appellation original with the whalemen, and even so is the nature of the substance. - from Moby Dick; or The Whale by Herman Melville
4.And so the appellation must at last have come to be bestowed upon the whale from which this spermaceti was really derived. - from Moby Dick; or The Whale by Herman Melville
5.Under the appellation of Roger Chillingworth, the reader will remember, was hidden another name, which its former wearer had resolved should never more be spoken. - from The Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne
6.Romulus was deified by the Romans after death, and was worshipped by them under the name of Quirinus, an appellation which he shared in common with his father Mars. - from Myths and Legends of Ancient Greece and Rome by E.M. Berens
7.Among them, father is the appellation of a superior brother, of an equal and son, of an inferior. - from An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations by Adam Smith
8.His surname was Cruncher, and on the youthful occasion of his renouncing by proxy the works of darkness, in the easterly parish church of Hounsditch, he had received the added appellation of Jerry. - from A Tale of Two Cities by Charles Dickens
9.Elton, who wants to be wiser and wittier than all the world I wonder how she speaks of the Coles--what she calls them How can she find any appellation for them, deep enough in familiar vulgarity She calls you, Knightley--what can she do for Mr. - from Emma by Jane Austen
10.It is with an effort that I recall the figures and appellations of these few. - from The Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne
11.Nevertheless, caressing appellations had survived, as is often the case. - from Les Miserables by Victor Hugo
12.I shall enumerate them by their fore-castle appellations for possibly such a list may be valuable to future investigators, who may complete what I have here but begun. - from Moby Dick; or The Whale by Herman Melville
13.all the Greek notions with regard to a future state now obtained with the Romans, who worshipped Ades under the name of Pluto, his other appellations being Dis from _dives_, rich and Orcus from the dominions over which he ruled. - from Myths and Legends of Ancient Greece and Rome by E.M. Berens
14.Here are the appellations to which the principal members of Patron-Minette answered,--for the names have survived in special memoirs. - from Les Miserables by Victor Hugo
15.Even if Pierre were not a Frenchman, having once received that loftiest of human appellations he could not renounce it, said the officer's look and tone. - from War and Peace by Leo Tolstoy

Page created by Compute.org