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Usage examples for pollution

  1. For if my deed shall match not your demand, Dire, beyond shot of speech, shall be the bane Your death's pollution leaves unto this land. – Suppliant Maidens and Other Plays by AEschylus
  2. Abstract conceptions have been this long while a constant source of pollution in his work. – Modern Painting by George Moore
  3. This is suggested also by the peculiar Shinto horror of death as pollution: even at this day to attend a funeral,- unless the funeral be conducted after the Shinto rite,- is religious defilement. – Japan: An Attempt at Interpretation by Lafcadio Hearn
  4. To businesses this administration is saying: If you can find a cheaper, more efficient way than government regulations require to meet tough pollution standards, do it- as long as you do it right. – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various
  5. Wherefore is thy tide so sullied With a hue unknown to me; Wherefore dost thou bring pollution To the old and sacred sea? – Lays of the Scottish Cavaliers and Other Poems by W.E. Aytoun
  6. Jesus knew His touch would give healing to the leper, and not pollution to Himself. – The Angel Adjutant of "Twice Born Men" by Minnie L. Carpenter
  7. He would do anything they would, could he but hope to be freed from the horrible weight of sense of hopeless pollution that had come upon him. – The Pillars of the House, V1 by Charlotte M. Yonge
  8. We shall need further anti- crime, mass transit, and transportation legislation- and new tools to fight air pollution. – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various
  9. Mr. Garrett's hobbies, for instance, include such sports as close- order drill and river pollution. – Brain Twister by Gordon Randall Garrett Laurence Mark Janifer
  10. We will increase research to learn much more about the control of pollution. – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various
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