Sentence Examples

  • "She's safe, I think.  Darkyn wants her as a hostage, just in case," Ully whispered.
  • Left Rome for the conquest of Naples (January 2 5, 1 495), Cesare accompanied him as a hostage for the pope's good behaviour, but he escaped at Velletri and returned to Rome.
  • If that was what they thought, they'd hold his family hostage in the immortal world.
  • The debtor being seized for debt could nominate as mancipium or hostage to work off the debt, his wife, a child, or slave.
  • For a time he lived as a hostage in England and became king of the Scots after driving out his uncle, Donald Bane, in 1093, an enterprise in which he was helped by some English and Normans.

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