Sentence Examples

  • A brother Robert, the friar, was a Vermont citizen.
  • His com­pany went belly up only days after he dropped dead spackling the front hall of his 87th house, a bi-level on Friar Tuck Drive.
  • Before he left Paris he had thrown himself with ardour into the controversy raging between the university and the Friar-Preachers respecting the liberty of teaching, resisting both by speeches and pamphlets the authorities of the university; and when the dispute was referred to the pope, the youthful Aquinas was chosen to defend his order, which he did with such success as to overcome the arguments of Guillaume de St Amour, the champion of the university, and one of the most celebrated men of the day.
  • Ferrers Howell, 1908), of which the only critical edition is that of Friar Ed.
  • Veneta (Vienna, 1859); and Trollope, Paul the Pope and Paul the Friar (London, 1860).

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