Sentence Examples


  • "You can use the vial to blackmail your way back," Jade added.
  • Fortunately a peculiarly shameless attempt to blackmail Stephen Bocskay, a rich and powerful Transylvanian nobleman, converted a long Bocskay (q.v.), a quiet but resolute man, having once made up his mind to rebel, never paused till he had established satisfactory relations between the Austrian court and the Hungarians.
  • Then he added, "You didn't try to blackmail him into quitting the election, did you?"
  • The mountain tribes on the road (the Oxii, Pers, Huzha), accustomed to exact blackmail even from the king's train, learnt by a bitter lesson that a stronger hand had come to wield the empire.
  • 26), which were glad to have on their frontiers a protector so valiant as David, even at the expense of the blackmail which he levied in return.