Sentence Examples


  • Josephus, whose pretences had postponed the final assault, hid in a cave with forty men.
  • His dreams of freeing the Christians from the yoke of the infidel had to be abandoned, and the conquest of the northern shores of the Black Sea was postponed till the reign of Catherine II.
  • Verres vainly tried to get the trial postponed till 69 when his friend Metellus would be the presiding judge, but in August Cicero opened the case.
  • At Milan, where there was a division of opinion between tha monarchists under Casati and the republicans under Cattaneo, a provisional administration was formed and the question of the form of government postponed for the moment.
  • That doom was postponed; but Catholics everywhere saw with pain the harsh treatment accorded to a defenceless old man.
 

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