Sentence Examples


  • "Puppet master," she replied.
  • The Danes captured York and overthrew the Northumbrian kingdom, setting up a puppet king of their own.
  • The second time it suited a momentary policy to set up a puppet emperor of his own, and even to accept a military commission from him.
  • An attempt of the puppet emperor to shake himself clear of the Mahrattas, in which he was defeated in 1788, led to a permanent Mahratta garrison being stationed at Delhi.
  • Euphemius, a puppet emperor, was led about by his Saracen allies much as earlier puppet emperors had been led about by Alaric and Ataulf, till he was slain in one of the many sieges.
 

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