Sentence Examples

  • They rose in order to fight for their own rights, liberties and land.
  • The republic of Venice was respected in her liberties and Lombard territories.
  • But this violent and perilous upset of the internal liberties of the republic did not last long.
  • The constitution and liberties of the city, which survived its incorporation in Burgundy, were lost for a time as a result of the unsuccessful rising against Duke Philip the Good (1450).
  • By it the northern provinces bound themselves together " as if they were one province " to maintain their rights and liberties " with life-blood and goods " against foreign tyranny, and to grant complete freedom of worship and of religious opinion throughout the confederacy.