Sentence Examples


  • "No, by the faith I bear to God," retorted Wentworth,"we will pass nothing before we understand what it is; for that were but to make you popes.
  • Excommunicated on the 21st of March 1324, Louis retorted by appealing for a second time to a general council, which was held on the 22nd of May 1324, and accused John of being an enemy to the peace and the law, stigmatizing him as a heretic on the ground that he opposed the principle of evangelical poverty as professed by the strict Franciscans.
  • "Don't do it without asking," my wife retorted before changing the subject.
  • Not so much! she retorted in a silky voice.
  • "Then say something sensible," retorted the kitten.
 

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