Sentence Examples

  • His body ached with repressed memories and disgust.
  • Thousands of years of repressed fury bubbled within him.
  • His last years were spent amid a succession of palace conspiracies, repressed with cruelty.
  • In that year the first plot against the Viscontian rule, hatched by the twelve and the Salimbeni and fomented by the Florentines, was violently repressed, and caused the twelve to be again driven from office; but in the following year a special balia, created in consequence of that riot, annulled the ducal suzerainty and restored the liberties of Siena.
  • Artaxerxes repressed the rebellion with great cruelty and destroyed the town.

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