Sentence Examples


  • The faces of those who were not conferring together were pale and perturbed.
  • On the 7th of June he issued a decree conferring the dignity of viceroy on Eugene de Beauharnais, his stepson; but everything showed that Napoleon's will was to be law; and the great powers at once saw that Napoleon's promise to keep the crowns of France and Italy separate was meaningless.
  • The polytechnic institute (Technische Hochschule) in 1899 acquired the privilege of conferring the degree of doctor of technical science.
  • This is done in the ancient feudal form, surviving elsewhere only in the conferring of the M.A.
  • His own caprices interposed some delay in the conferring of a pension which George III.