CAUSE's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of cause
Definition:
n. something produces a result; basis for an action or response; a reason
Example:
The main cause is not having enough fluids in your body to keep your core temperature down.
Sentence in Classic:
Death, a cause of terror to the sinner, is a blessed moment for him who has walked in the right path, fulfilling the duties of his station in life, attending to his morning and evening prayers, approaching the holy sacrament frequently and performing good and merciful works.
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man By James Joyce Context
The recollection of his confession of the night before was a cause of acute pain to him; the priest had drawn out every ridiculous detail of the affair and in the end had so magnified his sin that he was almost thankful at being afforded a loophole of reparation.
Dubliners By James Joyce Context
Men who die from heart disease, or any sudden natural cause, never by any chance exhibit agitation upon their features.
A Study In Scarlet By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
Indeed, I have found that it is usually in unimportant matters that there is a field for the observation, and for the quick analysis of cause and effect which gives the charm to an investigation.
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
She felt for him with her whole heart, the more because she was pitying him for suffering of which she was herself the cause.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
These fits of jealousy, which of late had been more and more frequent with her, horrified him, and however much he tried to disguise the fact, made him feel cold to her, although he knew the cause of her jealousy was her love for him.
Anna Karenina(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Stepan Arkadyevitch knew that when Karenin began to talk of what they were doing and thinking, the persons who would not accept his report and were the cause of everything wrong in Russia, that it was coming near the end.
Anna Karenina(V3) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Suddenly Dolokhov made a backward movement with his spine, and his arm trembled nervously; this was sufficient to cause his whole body to slip as he sat on the sloping ledge.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Unobservant as was the little princess, these tears, the cause of which she did not understand, agitated her.
War and Peace(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
To her impatience and pining for him were now added the unpleasant recollection of her interview with Princess Mary and the old prince, and a fear and anxiety of which she did not understand the cause.
War and Peace(V3) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Anna Pavlovna remarked with a melancholy smile that Kutuzov had done nothing but cause the Emperor annoyance.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy Context