Sentence Examples


  • It was a sweet instrumental sound, recorded long before the popular velvet voice replaced Cole's beautiful jazz.
  • For the next century the rate of progress was slow, though the ideas of Volta in Italy and the instrumental devices of Sir.
  • His influence was at first paramount, both with the Unionist party and with the more moderate elements of the Left, and it was he who was mainly instrumental in imposing the principle of a united empire with a common parliament, and in carrying the election of the Archduke John as regent.
  • He was instrumental in securing the Tower for the parliament, and in obtaining the adhesion of Admiral Lawson and the fleet.
  • In the prolonged discussions regarding the Bill of Indemnity he was instrumental in saving the life of Haselrig, and opposed the clause compelling all officers who had served under Cromwell to refund their salaries, he himself never having had any.

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