Sentence Examples

  • In April 1883 the Supreme Court pronounced this amendment invalid on the ground of irregularity in recording it, whereupon the legislature provided for a like prohibition in an ordinary statute.
  • Seward's wife, an invalid, received such a shock that she died within two months, and his only daughter, who witnessed the assault, never recovered from the effects of the scene and died within the year.
  • You treat me like an invalid or a child.
  • He became cardinal in 1583; and under the invalid Gregory XIV.
  • All consecrations received at his hands were declared invalid, his adherents were deposed, and King Roger of Sicily was excommunicated.