Sentence Examples


  • On the 24th he captured Monte Rotondo, but did not enter Rome as the expected insurrection had not broken out.
  • Upon the military insurrection of September 1881, Sherif was summoned by the khedive Tewfik to form a new ministry.
  • In 447 an Athenian army, which had marched into Boeotia to quell an insurrection, had to surrender in a body at Coronea, and the price of their ransom was the evacuation of Boeotia.
  • In pursuance of his patronage of Monmouth, Shaftesbury now secured for him the command of the army sent to suppress the insurrection in Scotland, which he is supposed to have fomented.
  • The leading part which Gallatin had taken in the "Whisky Insurrection" in Western Pennsylvania had, without doubt, been an efficient cause in his rejection by the senate.
 

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