Usage examples for systematic

  1. There are symptoms of men's minds being busy with the relation of the moral to the religious life, but no fixed or systematic conclusions had been reached. – Lectures on the Origin and Growth of Religion as Illustrated by the Native Religions of Mexico and Peru by Albert Réville
  2. Unfortunately, also, they do not seem naturally adapted to a spirit of steady and long- continued or systematic association. – Irish Race in the Past and the Present by Aug. J. Thebaud
  3. It will thus be seen that there is a systematic course of education for what I may term the common people in Japan, extending from the higher normal to the ordinary primary school. – The Empire of the East by H. B. Montgomery
  4. From their point of view, the Emperors had good reasons for regarding Christianity as dangerous and anti- social, but they should either have let it alone or taken systematic measures to destroy it. – A History of Freedom of Thought by John Bagnell Bury
  5. His late declaration of perpetual opposition to this administration, drew off a few others, who at first had joined him, supposing his opposition occasional only, and not systematic. – Memoir, Correspondence, And Miscellanies, From The Papers Of Thomas Jefferson by Thomas Jefferson
  6. What, for instance, can be more deplorable than the systematic neglect at Westminster of Colonial and Indian topics of the highest moment? – The New Irish Constitution by J. H. Morgan
  7. His own reading was immense and systematic. – The Letters of William James, Vol. II by William James
  8. Indeed, I set on foot the first systematic search. – Stories of Many Lands by Grace Greenwood
  9. The mad charge drove deep into the French array about Rezonville, and gave their leaders pause in the belief that it was but the first of a series of systematic attacks on the French left. – The Development of the European Nations, 1870-1914 (5th ed.) by John Holland Rose
  10. He was not quite a stranger to a certain instinct, neither systematic nor of general application, but practical and effective on occasion, in favor of the freedom of industry and commerce. – A Popular History of France From The Earliest Times Volume II. of VI. by Francois Pierre Guillaume Guizot
  11. To explore it thoroughly was to cut it out bodily; systematic search through it was a continual revelation. – The Boy With the U.S. Miners by Francis Rolt-Wheeler
  12. His defects were, in the first place, that he was at once too systematic and two piecemeal in theory, and worse still, that his philosophical style was one of the very worst existing, or that could exist. – A History of Nineteenth Century Literature (1780-1895) by George Saintsbury
  13. Careful and systematic efforts were made, in particular, by the Japanese newspapers and some of the officials to make the native Christian converts turn from their American teachers, and throw in their lot with the Japanese. – Korea's Fight for Freedom by F.A. McKenzie
  14. The exposition is sober, reverent, and systematic; it is also enlightened and well informed. – The Expositor's Bible: The Epistle to the Hebrews by Thomas Charles Edwards
  15. Without the means, therefore, of causing qualifications to be tested in any systematic manner or of securing for the public service the advantages of competition upon any extensive plan, I recommended in my annual message of December, 1877, the making of an appropriation for the resumption of the work of the Commission. – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various
  16. At first, when he formed a plan of systematic study, his object had been only the modest one of " general discipline," as he expressed it. – William Hickling Prescott by Harry Thurston Peck