Sentence Examples


  • Floquet, then an elderly civilian, sufficed to check the enthusiasm of his following.
  • A civilian dressed older man stepped forward.
  • His wife, Harriet Lewin (1792-1878), was the daughter of Thomas Lewin, a retired Indian civilian, settled in Southampton.
  • The commander of the militia was a civilian general, an old man who was evidently pleased with his military designation and rank.
  • He was one of the most conspicuous of the Phanariot leaders during the earlier stages of the revolt, though he was much hampered by the local chiefs and by the civilian element headed by Mavrocordato.