Sentence Examples


  • He listened to the hushed conversation that devolved into a hushed fight.
  • In addition to the administration of the foreign customs service, the establishment of a postal service in the provinces devolved upon him, and after the signing of the protocol of 1901 he was called upon to organize a native customs service at the treaty ports.
  • Whilst the English Sports Council is funded through the UK government, the other three receive their funds through their own devolved administrations.
  • At present England has no devolved assembly or parliament such as exist in the other three nations of the United Kingdom.
  • The Command of 6th Battalion then devolved onto Major J L Hughes MC.

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