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 Sentences of reformer
Definition:
n. a disputant who advocates reform
Example:
A reformer is a person who wishes to change a system to improve it.
Sentence in Classic:
The history of culture explains to us the impulses and conditions of life and thought of a writer or a reformer.
War and Peace(V6) By Leo Tolstoy Context
In the first place the historian describes the activity of individuals who in his opinion have directed humanity (one historian considers only monarchs, generals, and ministers as being such men, while another includes also orators, learned men, reformers, philosophers, and poets).
War and Peace(V6) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Then the Society of Equal Workingmen which was divided into three fractions, the levellers, the communists, the reformers.
Les Misérables (V4) By Victor Hugo Context
How much this accident meant to Jurgis he realized only by stages; for he found that the harvester works were the sort of place to which philanthropists and reformers pointed with pride.
The Jungle By Upton Sinclair Context
Every other order of the Church had to be reformed at some time or other but the Jesuit Order was never once reformed.
Dubliners By James Joyce Context
He cried, he pleaded for forgiveness, promised to reform over and over again, and then received his dismissal, feeling that he had won but an imperfect forgiveness and established but a feeble confidence.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain Context
His whole life had been spent in administrative work, and consequently, when he did not approve of anything, his disapproval was softened by the recognition of the inevitability of mistakes and the possibility of reform in every department.
Anna Karenina(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Besides being occupied with his estates and reading a great variety of books, Prince Andrew was at this time busy with a critical survey of our last two unfortunate campaigns, and with drawing up a proposal for a reform of the army rules and regulations.
War and Peace(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
In proof whereof we may instance the republic of Florence, which was reformed in the year 1502, in consequence of the affair of Arezzo, but was ruined in 1512, in consequence of the affair of Prato.
Discourses on the First Decade of Titus Livius By Niccolo Machiavelli Context