Sentence Examples


  • The pastime found favour with the Stuarts.
  • By his rigorous imposts he alienated the favour of his subjects, and especially of the clergy, whom he otherwise sought to control firmly.
  • He in turn referred it to the bishops of Spires and Worms, who gave decision in March 1514 in favour of Reuchlin.
  • He gained the favour of Louis XIV.
  • The above gives some idea of the evidence that has been accumulated in favour of the laws of chemical combination, laws which can be deduced from the atomic theory.