Sentence Examples

  • He refused to vote for the death of Louis XVI., alleging that the nation had no right to despatch a vanquished prisoner.
  • The next recorded expedition is a memorable one in the annals of Australian history - the despatch of a British colony to the shores of Botany Bay.
  • In January 1899 Mr Chamberlain pointed out in a despatch to President Kruger that the dynamite monopoly constituted a breach of the London Convention.
  • This vital despatch was sent off in duplicate at midnight and reached von Blumenthal at 4 a.m.
  • Though the controversy went on, its most important result had already been achieved in the silencing of Convocation, for that body, though it had just "seemed to be settling down to its proper work in dealing with the real exigencies of the church" when the Hoadly dispute arose, did not meet again for the despatch of business for nearly a century and a half.

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