Sentence Examples

  • In this body Theramenes at first assumed the chief part, and the new measures rescinding the laws against the Areopagus and suppressing sycophancy were well received.
  • To the English throne led to the rescinding of the Act of Seclusion; nevertheless De Witt steadily refused to allow the prince of Orange to be appointed stadtholder or captain-general.
  • The rescinding of this act in 1651 led to a serious breach in the ranks of the Scottish clergy.
  • Rescinding old statutes which had established and enforced that.
  • On the 10th of March, against the advice of his physician, Sumner went to the Senate - it was the day on which his colleague was to present the rescinding resolution.