Sentence Examples


  • Every little pine needle expanded and swelled with sympathy and befriended me.
  • The pope and the emperor befriended this foundation; Frederick II.
  • Thus the city successfully befriended the Athenians against Cleomenes I., and supported them against Aegina, their common commercial rival in eastern waters.
  • At Marseilles he won the favour of Catherine de' Medici and other influential personages at the French court, who in later days befriended him.
  • Within a few months the ageing master uprooted himself from Milan, and moved with his chattels and retinue of pupils to Rome, into the service of the house that first befriended him, the Medici.