Sentence Examples


  • In spite of the chase, the pure magnificence of the mountains overwhelmed him.
  • Richard Cumberland, who was struck by the "Polish magnificence" of the primate, speaks in the highest terms of his courage, tact, and qualities as a popular leader.
  • It was captured by Pizarro in 1533, and it is said that its size and the magnificence of its principal edifices filled the Spaniards with surprise.
  • The palace of Trebizond was famed for its magnificence, the court for its luxury and elaborate ceremonial, while at the same time it was frequently a hotbed of intrigue and immorality.
  • As curule aedile in 58, Scaurus celebrated the public games on a scale of magnificence never seen before.

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