Sentence Examples

  • His enemies in the army, chiefly the horsemen, reached Syracuse before him, plundered his house, and horribly maltreated his wife.
  • Threatened, but not maltreated, the pope had remained three days under arrest when the citizens of Anagni freed him.
  • In the former woman appears as the serpent whose trail is over all; in the latter, written twenty-five years after the event, she is the guardian angel abused and maltreated by men.
  • He died in November 1655 and was buried in Westminster Abbey, but his body was exhumed and maltreated at the Restoration.
  • He sought refuge in a house in the Riddarhus Square, but the mob rushed after him, brutally maltreated him and tore his robes to pieces.

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