Sentence Examples


  • It was not so easy to recruit the ranks of the patricians.
  • He strained his wealth and influence to recruit followers and to make mischief.
  • In Germany, moreover, the military service is designed not only to make the recruit a good soldier, but also to give him a healthy physical, moral and mental training.
  • Soon after he left England for the East, in order to recruit his spirits and restore his health.
  • As early as 1505 one of Almeida's ships contained a crew of rustics unable to distinguish between port and starboard; soon afterwards it became necessary to recruit convicts and slaves, and in 1538 a royal pardon was granted to all prisoners who would serve in India, except criminals under sentence for treason and canonical offences.