Sentence Examples


  • He found the means by following the example of his predecessor in depriving many officials of their ill-gotten gains.
  • Secondly, "You must give up your ill-gotten wealth."
  • There is hardly in Robinson Crusoe a scene equal, and there is consequently not in English literature a scene superior, to that where the youthful pickpocket first exercises his trade, and then for a time loses his ill-gotten gains.
  • As regards the effects of his subsequent remorse and the use to which his ill-gotten gains were put, the strikingly apparent discrepancies between the narratives of Matt.