Sentence Examples

  • The downfall of the temporal power was hailed throughout Italy with unbounded enthusiasm.
  • She was young and beautiful, and supplied a centre round which those who wished the downfall of the favourite grouped themselves.
  • He lost his reason on the downfall of Poland, and died after eleven years' insanity in 1807.
  • Together with almost all his countrymen he welcomed the meeting of the states-general in 1789 as the downfall of a despotism hostile to Great Britain.
  • Occasionally two or three years may pass without any rainfall; then may come floods after a heavy downfall of a few weeks.

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