Sentence Examples


  • The emperor's first great coup thus failed.
  • He left Paris after the coup d'etat of 1851 and spent nine years in England.
  • The murder of three men of the Baltic Landeswehr led to the coup of April 16 1919, by the proclamation of the Government of a Lettish clergyman, Needra.
  • But Mr. Churchill's great coup in the war was the attack on the Dardanelles, which he pressed forward in spite of the increasing reluctance of Lord Fisher.
  • After the coup d'etat of 1851 he retired from public life.
 

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