Sentence Examples


  • On land the combined armies fared ill.
  • The two cities afterwards fared accordingly.
  • But he met with a sharp rebuff, and Bishop Stephen fared no better when, in the middle of the 3rd century, he came into collision with Cyprian of Carthage and Firmilian of Caesarea in the dispute concerning heretical baptism.
  • His colleague, Yussuf Pasha, in East Hellas fared no better; here, too, the Turks gained some initial successes, but in the end the harassing tactics of Kolokotrones and his guerilla bands forced them back into the plain of the Kephissos.
  • No better fared Clement's medieval rights to Parma; nor could the sagacious and popular Benedict XIV.