Sentence Examples


  • Further, at the close of 1798 they virtually compelled the young king of Sardinia, Charles Emmanuel IV., to abdicate at Turin.
  • "Courts must never abdicate their duty to protect citizens from the abuse of power by governments," a senior judge said last night.
  • Are you willing to abdicate control in favor of a defined group esthetic?
  • Edward VIII was the only British monarch who voluntarily abdicated the throne.
  • Halliday sets the boundaries of successful modern revolution at 1789 and 1989, when Soviet power virtually abdicated.

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