Sentence Examples


  • Becket lent himself entirely to his master's ambitions, which at this time centred round schemes of territorial aggrandizement.
  • His ambitions were boundless and his morals lax.
  • The director tried to question me but I cut him off, saying we possessed no ambitions beyond what we were doing.
  • To be returned to Parliament was one of his few ambitions, and in 1868 he unsuccessfully contested Mid-Somerset.
  • He could lie and tell them he was a police officer or sheriff and maybe squeeze some tidbit of information about recently released mom Patsy, but surely Fitzgerald would find out and tank his election ambitions, if those aspirations weren't already six feet under.