Sentence Examples


  • As usual when dealing with weaker nations, the German chancellor resorted to intimidation.
  • Peter and his chancellor de Mezieres represent the last flicker of the crusading spirit.
  • He remained president till 1908, in which year he was chosen to succeed the 8th duke of Devonshire as chancellor of Cambridge University.
  • Biog.) to have been "at once admitted to the privy council"; but probably this is a mistake for the ordinary council, of which Morton might well have been made a member when he was appointed master in chancery and chancellor of the duchy of Cornwall.
  • At Oxford, and in 1651 chancellor of the University, an office which he held till 1657, when he was succeeded by his son Richard.