Sentence Examples


  • The ancient Mexican tribe was composed of twenty autonomous kins.
  • Philadelphus, and began to recover itself as an autonomous municipality.
  • Conference between sister churches for counsel is provided for; so that, while autonomous, they do not live as isolated units.
  • Notwithstanding the advance of £160,000 made by the four protecting powers after the institution of autonomous government and the profits (£61,937) derived from the issue of a new currency in 1900, there was at the beginning of 1906 an accumulated deficit of £23,470, which represents the floating debt.
  • In 1844 he took advantage of his visit to England to propose to British ministers a plan of partition, under which Great Britain was to receive Egypt and Crete, Constantinople was to be erected into a free city, and the Balkan states were to become autonomous under Russian protection.