Sentence Examples


  • Having been excommunicated for this by the pope, he promised to make amends to the church; but he died in 1223 before doing anything to fulfil his engagement.
  • I will make amends for my behavior.
  • Mrs. Thrale rallied him, soothed him, coaxed him, and if she sometimes provoked him by her flippancy, made ample amends by listening to his reproofs with angelic sweetness of temper.
  • Just to make amends, I won't even press you on why you were worried in the first place.
  • Agamemnon sends an embassy by night, offering Achilles restitution and full amends - Achilles refuses.