Sentence Examples


  • Contributing a hundred guineas each towards the education of their students.
  • I saw great big turkeys, geese, guineas, ducks and many others.
  • He received only ten guineas for this stately and vigorous poem; but the sale was rapid and the success complete.
  • But when his own trial was discussed in the privy council, Pitt sensibly held that Political Justice, the work on which the charge could best have been founded, was priced at three guineas, and could never do much harm among those who had not three shillings to spare.
  • Early in the 19th century, when on the whole horses were much cheaper than they are at present, 700 and 800 guineas are prices recorded as having been occasionally paid for hunters of special repute.