Sentence Examples


  • "Darkyn won this round," she said again.  "I can dispel the demons, but they'll return.  As long as I am here, the barrier will remain weak.  There are Codes older than me, older even than my predecessors.  I have no choice.  I interfered, and now I must relinquish my title.  I'm leaving."
  • Meanwhile, disturbances had broken out in the interior of Argentina (1867), which compelled Mitre to relinquish his command in Paraguay, and to call back a large part of the Argentine forces to suppress the insurrection.
  • Even Albrecht was shamed by Luther's attack, but he could not afford to relinquish his profits already pledged for the repayment of his debts; and Tetzel was encouraged to defend himself and indulgences.
  • Pippin twice crossed the Alps, and forced Aistolf to relinquish his acquisitions, including Ravenna, Pentapolis, the coast towns of Romagna and some cities in the duchy of Spoleto.
  • Of France forced him in 1601 to relinquish Bresse and his Burgundian possessions.

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