Sentence Examples


  • The dose was offered to him by his wife, who had been unfaithful to him and sought to set her paramour on his throne.
  • In 1696 he was, although a zealous Tory, appointed deputy comptroller of the mint at Chester, and (August 19, 1698) he received a commission as captain of the "Paramour Pink" for the purpose of making extensive observations on the conditions of terrestrial magnetism.
  • Eight years later he returned from Athens and revenged his father's death by slaying his mother, and her paramour (Odyssey, iii.
  • Member of the royal council, but he was soon at variance with Isabella and her paramour, Roger Mortimer, and was practically deprived of his power.
  • Electra, cruelly ill-treated by Clytaemnestra and her paramour, never loses hope that her brother will return to avenge his father.
 

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