Sentence Examples

  • The contest was bitter, personal, factious and full of intrigue.
  • Warwick represented the better side of the -victorious cause; he was no mere factious king-maker, and his later nickname of the last of the barons by no means expresses his character or his position.
  • Pitt's spirit was too lofty to admit of his entering on any merely factious opposition to the government he had quitted.
  • After much factious strife, and many stormy meetings of the Witan, Edward was murdered at Corfe in 978 by some thegns of the party of the queen-dowager.
  • Robert Bruce was now dead and his throne was occupied by the young David II., whose factious nobles were occupied in civil strife when, in.

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