Sentence Examples

  • Being essentially a man of order, he loathed, as he said, all demagogic action, Jacobinism and visions of liberty, which he desired only for himself.
  • The Thermidorians, the immediate agents in Robespierre's overthrow, such as Tallien, had loudly professed Jacobinism, but wanted to make their peace with the nation.
  • But he was too fiercely in earnest in his horror of Jacobinism to allow mere party associations to guide him.
  • The Quebec Bill was recommitted, and Burke at once rose and soon began to talk his usual language against the Revolution, the rights of man, and Jacobinism whether English or French.
  • Burke confronted Jacobinism with the relentlessness of a Jacobin.

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