Sentence Examples


  • He retained, however, his dukedom and estates.
  • The head of her elder brother, the boy earl marshal, had been stricken off in the cornfield under the walls of York, but her younger brother's right to his father's dukedom was allowed by parliament in 1425.
  • The dukedom for which Arundel had petitioned Charles I.
  • He was not released until the accession of Mary, parliament restoring his dukedom on his petition for reversal of the attainder.
  • The dukedom offered him by George II., whose ill-will his fine tact had overcome, was refused.