Usage examples for babels

  1. Tyrants in vain their powers secure, And awe slaves' murmurs with a frown, For unawed death at last is sure To sap the babels down. – Poems Chiefly From Manuscript by John Clare
  2. While he was building those monstrous Babels of pseudo- science in Berlin, London, Paris, Science was taking refuge in this desert corner of Ahaggar. – Atlantida by Pierre Benoit