Sentence Examples

  • But the pressure of events and of parties was too strong; the policy of toleration which had miscarried at the council of Trent had no chance of success in France.
  • Finding that the rest of the plan had miscarried, Buckinghams retainers melted away from him, and he was forced to fly.
  • The plan of the Administration thus effectually miscarried, and its final result was a profound split in the Democratic party.
  • The dedication to King William was to have procured Swift an English prebend, but this miscarried owing to the negligence or indifference of Henry Sidney, earl of Romney.
  • Between 1684 and 1688 she had miscarried four times and given birth to two children who died infants.

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