Sentence Examples


  • Late in the year 1813 he took up the portfolio of military affairs.
  • After the war he repeatedly declined the portfolio of war.
  • Rouvier himself took the portfolio of foreign affairs at this anxious juncture.
  • In this he took the portfolio of the Interior, and the main energy of the government was devoted to the struggle with clericalism.
  • The first serious rival of the Portfolio was the Analectic Magazine (1813-1820), founded at Philadelphia by Moses Thomas, with the literary assistance of W.