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.
  • The Nabataean Arabs and the Greeks of Scythopolis befriended them, but the province generally was hostile.
  • Befriended by Bunsen and Humboldt, Lepsius threw himself with great ardour into Egyptological studies, which, since the death of Champollion in 1832, had attracted no scholar of eminence and weight.