Sentence Examples


  • This vital despatch was sent off in duplicate at midnight and reached von Blumenthal at 4 a.m.
  • 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.
  • He refused to vote for the death of Louis XVI., alleging that the nation had no right to despatch a vanquished prisoner.
  • Macaulay imputes this reduction to Hastings as a characteristic act of financial immorality; but in truth it had been expressly enjoined by the court of directors, in a despatch dated six months before he took up office.
  • His ambiguous conduct, however, led to the despatch of two expeditions against the Mirdites and the devastation of their territory.