Sentence Examples


  • Venice and the Papacy were unable, and Hungary unwilling, to render assistance; while the Croats proved actively hostile.
  • Meanwhile the whole Nationalist press of Italy, actively, encouraged by Sonnino and his entourage, opened a fierce campaign against the Yugosla y s and their western supporters, which rapidly developed into agitation against the Allies.
  • But the French had just before bombarded Algiers and Tripoli, even menacing Chios (Scio), where some pirates had put in with French captives; and the mediation of France was not very actively exercised.
  • "Charles and Xander are actively looking for the portal," Jonny said.
  • These were successive stages in the geologic process which has created, and is still actively modifying, the state.