Sentence Examples


  • 1606) was alleged to have been one of the Gowrie conspirators and to have arranged to imprison the king in Fast Castle.
  • The second arrangement enables any particular engine to enter or leave without disturbing the other; but on the other hand an accident to the turn-table may temporarily imprison the whole of them.
  • They alone might remain seated in a king's presence, and had power to try and even to imprison a king, who must appear before them at the third summons.
  • To which he refused to agree; and consequently the Saxon troops withdrew from the imperial army, a proceeding which led the chagrined emperor to seize and imprison Sch6ning in July 1692.
  • They then couibined with the majority of the council and the discontented Catholics to remove the protector from office and imprison him in the Tower (October).