Sentence Examples


  • The Astrakhan rebellion (1706), which affected all the districts under his government, shook Peter's confidence in him, and seriously impaired his position.
  • The same year, however, he was recalled by Mary to aid in the suppression of Murray's rebellion, successfully eluding the ships of Elizabeth sent to capture him.
  • He reproached the soldiers for their insubordination against their officers, and the army for its rebellion against the parliament.
  • Equally characteristic was his treatment of the mutinous army, in which he suppressed a rebellion in May.
  • The rebellion was the more dangerous as the town rabble was on the side of the peasants, and in Buda and other places the cavalry sent against the Kuruczok were unhorsed as they passed through the gates.
 

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