Perpetuate in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Perpetuate

Made perpetual; continued for an indefinite time. | (transitive) To make perpetual; to preserve from extinction or oblivion. | (transitive) To prolong the existence of.

Short Example Sentences for Perpetuate

  • 1. If it did, it would perpetuate a form of slavery. 🔊
  • 2. This will fix and perpetuate their unity.... 🔊
  • 3. A son born to perpetuate his father's degradation! 🔊
  • 4. Let them perpetuate the year 1847, with all its blessings, to all eternity. 🔊
  • 5. If, then, she cannot improve on man's mistakes, why perpetuate the latter? 🔊

How to use Perpetuate in Sentences?

  • 1. But there were no airy aids of languorous ease to perpetuate or encourage this delusion. 🔊
  • 2. The full size of the children proves that nature does not perpetuate abortions. 🔊
  • 3. In this way does our race express its gratitude to its great men and perpetuate their memory. 🔊
  • 4. What greater danger to the institutions that make the poor in order to perpetuate the poor. 🔊
  • 5. The mission of man is to keep it alive with bread, and we perpetuate it with love. 🔊
  • 6. There are many causes operating, which serve to perpetuate and increase this evil. 🔊
  • 7. This miserable contest has done us all harm; but let us not perpetuate its bitterness! 🔊
  • 8. No; it would keep up its policy of delusion and perpetuate for ever and ever its vain promises. 🔊
  • 9. As we uphold and perpetuate the National authority, so will be our existence as a people. 🔊
  • 10. But no man of that century needed less than Columbus a monument to perpetuate his immortal fame. 🔊
  • 11. I sinned in marrying him, and I should perpetuate the sin if I spent his wealth upon me and mine. 🔊
  • 12. And perpetuate the principles you believe to be of fundamental importance in uplifting these races. 🔊
  • 13. Because of it had his dim ancestors perpetuated their line; because of it was he destined to perpetuate his. 🔊
  • 14. To fan racial and religious differences among their subjects was to perpetuate the rule of the masters. 🔊
  • 15. Why take something which you could easily abolish as a superstition and carefully perpetuate it as a bore? 🔊
  • 16. It is far from desirable to perpetuate the bitterness of the past, but it is possible for oblivion to be too charitable. 🔊
  • 17. Yet we would rather leave the story incomplete, than perpetuate misunderstandings and misrepresentations. 🔊
  • 18. If that were all, we could leave the lumberman alone and count on him to perpetuate our forests because it will pay him to do so. 🔊
  • 19. It attempts to prove the necessity of the proposed trip by showing that it would tend to perpetuate the thing the value of which is under dispute. 🔊
  • 20. A more sentimental reason was found in the desire to perpetuate their existence as a religious body of Englishmen. 🔊
  • 21. The minorities of hereditary privilege, of priesthood, of monied classes, can perpetuate themselves and their power. 🔊
  • 22. An incorporated salon, however, would be a grand thing, if only because it would perpetuate the salon. 🔊
  • 23. Our methods of studying art, making a beginning of art-study while travelling, tend to perpetuate this separation. 🔊
  • 24. That what was done in France was a wild attempt to methodize anarchy, to perpetuate and fix disorder. 🔊
  • 25. But the real design of the sculptor is, rather to perpetuate his name by this symbol, for it was Saurus. 🔊
  • 26. Lord Morris was the author of many witty sayings, and he does not require the aid of the unscrupulous to perpetuate his memory. 🔊
  • 27. It has occurred to me that Totnes may wish in some way to perpetuate the memory of one who perished so young and with such honour in a noble cause. 🔊
  • 28. The central idea of the Forester, in handling the forest, is to promote and perpetuate its greatest use to men. 🔊
  • 29. A great ceremony had been made of the funeral and a society of his former officers had been organized to perpetuate his memory by embarrassing his opponents. 🔊
  • 30. But the freedom they sought was the right, if they chose, to establish and perpetuate those cherished institutions of the mother-country for themselves. 🔊