Sentence Examples


  • According to the Center for Systemic Peace's tally, the world went from just twenty democracies in 1946 to ninety-two in 2009.
  • Democracies are thereby prone to the majority abusing the rights of the minority.
  • The theory is that democracies do not go to war with other democracies.
  • And now in all the Greek cities of Aeolis and Ionia the oligarchies or tyrants friendly to Persia fell, and democracies were established under the eye of Alexander's officers.
  • In the 5th century the three cities were enrolled in the Delian League, and democracies became prevalent.