Sentence Examples


  • After the issue of the edict of restitution by the emperor Ferdinand II.
  • Agamemnon sends an embassy by night, offering Achilles restitution and full amends - Achilles refuses.
  • The restitution money was divided among the sufferers by a committee of the most respectable inhabitants.
  • The result was the treaty of April 1769, providing for the mutual restitution of all conquests, and for mutual aid and alliance in defensive war; it was followed by a commercial treaty in 1770 with the authorities of Bombay.
  • By insisting upon the restitution of the confiscated church-lands, assuming to regard England as a papal fief, requiring Elizabeth, whose legitimacy he aspersed, to submit her claims to him, he raised insuperable obstacles to the return of England to the Church of Rome.