Sentence Examples


  • He was mayor 1903; and was made a magistrate for the county of Durham.
  • They were convened by the magistrate, who presided as in the Roman senate.
  • (April 27, 1613) constituting it a corporation with a chief magistrate and 12 burgesses and commonalty, with the right of sending two members to parliament.
  • It was impossible, however, for a Roman magistrate of the time to rid himself of the idea that all forms of religion must do homage to the civil power.
  • The praefect had all the powers of the magistrate whose deputy he was, except that he could not nominate a deputy to himself.