Sentence Examples


  • Howard had been alienated, and trusting anything with Connie was dubious.
  • Daniel Webster supported the plan in his great speech of the 7th of March, although in doing so he alienated many of his former admirers.
  • The ceremony was of a preliminary nature, securing that the fief would not be alienated; but the vassal had to take the oath of fealty, and to be formally invested, when he reached his majority.
  • Crown lands are still alienated, though but little is now sold for cash outright.
  • Subsequently Alexander was alienated from him owing to the intrigues of the count's enemies, who hated him for his severity and regarded him as a dangerous reactionary.