Sentence Examples


  • You people have lost your credence with me.
  • But in Spain belief in this cherished possession was universal; and, step by step, the theory won credence throughout the West.
  • Tarbell, The Early Life of Lincoln (New York, 1896) and Life of Abraham Lincoln (2 vols., New York, 1900), containing new material to which too great prominence and credence is sometimes given; Carl Schurz, Abraham Lincoln: An Essay (Boston, 1891), a remarkably able estimate; Ward H.
  • How far the earlier part of the story deserves credence has been and still is much debated.
  • It is by no means certain that Pole ever knew about the process begun against him; and immediate subsequent events show that no credence was given to the charges.'
 

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