Sentence Examples

  • He began his medical career as apprentice to John Paisley, a Glasgow surgeon, and after completing his apprenticeship he became surgeon to a merchant vessel trading between London and the West Indies.
  • The Scottish king conferred on Walter various lands in Renfrewshire, including Paisley, where he founded the abbey in 1163.
  • PAISLEY, a municipal and police burgh of Renfrewshire, Scotland, on the White Cart, 3 m.
  • He could picture her sitting there, in her wraparound paisley with the torn-out hem.
  • In 1757 he had become pastor at Paisley; and in 1769 he received the degree of D.D.