Sentence Examples


  • I would ask that you bestow defenses upon them to thwart his inevitable attack.
  • "I want to bestow upon you a gift, Xander," she said.
  • He afterwards became estranged from Philip, and, in 1303, was recognized as German king and future emperor by Boniface, and, in return, admitted the right of the pope alone to bestow the imperial crown, and promised that none of his sons should be elected German king without the papal consent.
  • Preached a crusade in 1004, promising to bestow the island (when or whether it had ever definitely passed into the power of the papacy is not absolutely clear) upon whoever should drive out the Saracens.
  • Such rewards as the church could bestow had been offered to him.

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