Sentence Examples


  • He was praetor in 75, governor of Sicily 74, consul 71.
  • In 58 he was praetor, sided with Pompey in the Civil War, and after his defeat was banished by Caesar, and died in exile.
  • As praetor elect he ventured to oppose Vitellius in the senate (Tacitus, Hist.
  • The German slaves under Crixus were defeated at Mt Garganus in Apulia by the praetor Q.
  • The agency by which these principles were introduced was the edicts of the praetor, an annual proclamation setting forth the manner in which the magistrate intended to administer the law during his year of office.