Sentence Examples

  • Charges were reduced and efficiency benefited by this movement.
  • In particular the suppression of the monasteries benefited the crown in two ways.
  • Our direct sympathy with the agent in the circumstances in which he is placed gives rise, according to this view, to our notion of the propriety of his action, whilst our indirect sympathy with those whom his actions have benefited or injured gives rise to our notions of merit and demerit in the agent himself.
  • Ashley was himself a large landowner, and, moreover, was opposed to Ormonde, who would have benefited by the importation.
  • They were opposed to James II., though they had benefited by his Declaration of Indulgence, and they were the first to congratulate the Prince of Orange on his arrival in England.