He went to the money lenders and borrowed on ruinous terms
Catharina's deposition tells us: "During the ruinous and protracted war (with France) he was unable to sell any of his art."
The rector was obliged to take up the money AT a ruinous interest, and had been struggling ever since
Much of the credit for the successes must go to the first post-apartheid president, Nelson Mandela, whose grace and magnanimity let white rule end without reprisals or the ruinous flight of whites. [color=Red]But Mr Mbeki played a part too, especiall
That is an atrocious, a ruinous Epistle
But when Winston glanced again at Rutherford's ruinous face, he saw that his eyes were full of tears
It was their infatuated perseverance in an unjustifiable, a hopeless, a ruinous in war which had brought the nation to its present pass
The Mill yawned all ruinous with unglazed frames; the yard was thickly bestrewn with stones and brickbats
After the exposure of the scandal, his Prestige suffered a sudden ruinous decline.
according to the signal-man, it was in a ruinous condition, several of the iron wires being broken