Sentence Examples


  • The Venetian ambassador Gradenigo estimated the paying number of offices on Leo's death at 2150, with a capital value of nearly 3,000,000 ducats and a yearly income of 328,000 ducats.
  • On the 18th of July 1542 it was surrendered to Henry VIII., and its possessions granted to Robert Dacres on condition of maintaining the grammar school and paying the master £10 a year, the same salary as the headmasters of Winchester and Eton, and maintaining the almshouse.
  • She hadn't been paying attention; did he sink into the darkness or disappear?
  • He is paying the penalty for the loss of a hundred thousand innocent lives.
  • I'll bet someone was really paying out the bucks.
 

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