Sentence Examples


  • The area is second to that of Wandsworth among the metropolitan boroughs, but is not wholly built over.
  • THE BRONX, formerly a district comprising several towns in Westchester county, New York, U.S.A., now (since 1898) the northernmost of the five boroughs of New York City (q.v.).
  • It was also one of the chief Danish boroughs, and Earl Siward is said to have died there in 1055.
  • No researches are permitted in boroughs and villages or in forests, pasturages, &c., if it be considered that they would interfere with public convenience.
  • In virtue of its being the shire-town, Cardiff acquired in 1535 the right to send one representative to parliament, which it did until 1832, from which date Cowbridge and Llantrisant have been joined with it as contributory boroughs returning one member.