Sentence Examples

  • Hope Smith, the governor of Cape Coast, disowned the treaty, as betraying the interests of the natives under British protection.
  • My father disowned me and cast out my mother and me.
  • The club disowned Danton and Desmoulins and attacked Robespierre for his "moderation," but the new insurrection which it attempted failed, and its leaders were guillotined on the 24th of March 1794, from which date nothing is known of the club.
  • 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.

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