Sentence Examples


  • The result was a foregone conclusion.
  • But the failure of the insurgents was a foregone conclusion.
  • As the Union Bank was founded in the midst of a financial panic and was mismanaged, its failure was a foregone conclusion.
  • Before Lightfoot's time commentaries, especially on the epistles, had not infrequently consisted either of short homilies on particular portions of the text, or of endeavours to enforce foregone conclusions, or of attempts to decide with infinite industry and ingenuity between the interpretations of former commentators.
  • The council, which met on the 5th of June 1245, was attended only by those prepared to support the pope's cause; and though Frederick condescended to be represented by his justiciar, Thaddeus of Suessa, the judgment was a foregone conclusion.
 

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