Sentence Examples


  • The kings were fighting for their lives, the great nobles were indistinguishable from brigands and the whole nation seemed to be relapsing into savagery.
  • "Those brigands are everywhere," replied an officer from behind the fire.
  • The Kaiser was exceedingly angry and gave vent to his feelings in a letter to "Nicky:" "Like brigands in a wood he has sent Benckendorff - your Ambassador - to Copenhagen on a clandestine mission to your mother, with the instructions to win her over to influence you for a policy against me.
  • It now suited his policy to suppress the brigands, which he did by enlisting most of them under his own banner.
  • Thousands of brigands were brought to justice: within a short time the country was again quiet and safe.