Sentence Examples

  • Hope Smith, the governor of Cape Coast, disowned the treaty, as betraying the interests of the natives under British protection.
  • Thus it was either not mentioned or disowned by Cyril of Jerusalem, Chrysostom, Theodore of Mopsuestia, Theodoret and Amphilochus of Iconium.
  • His patron, Lord Oxford, disowned him, and the poet, whose health was failing, retired to Bath.
  • Amos and his successors accepted the old ideal of prophecy if they disowned the class which pretended to embody it.
  • But the Sicilians, with Frederick at their head, disowned the agreement, and in 1296 Frederick was crowned king.

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