Sentence Examples

  • Godoys agents, the ministers, were swept aside by the popular revolt, .and their place was taken by local juntas, or committees, and then by a central junta formed from among them, which ruled despotically in the name of the captive king.
  • Could have ruled despotically if he had been able to govern well.
  • Maria Christina \v~)u1(l have ruled despotically if she could, and began by announcing that material changes would not be made in the method of government.
  • It was a confused conflict between the constant attempt 1e f of the court to rule despotically, with a mere ~UabeOI1a II.
  • The part of the queen to rule despotically, by the help of reckless adventurers of mean capacity, and by brute violence.

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