Sentence Examples


  • We have the king's word for the fact that Arnold was a consistent royalist; but this is apparent from the whole tenor of the chronicle.
  • What makes him memorable in English history is that he opposed the establishment of a special kind of political organization.
  • During the Civil War Bolton sided with the parliament, and in February 1643 and March 1644 the royalist forces assaulted the town, but were on both occasions repulsed.
  • Farnese at once set to work with subtle skill to win over to the royalist cause the Catholic nobles of the south.
  • He also defended the rights of the commoners of Ely threatened by the "adventurers" who had drained the Great Level, and he was nicknamed afterwards by a royalist newspaper "Lord of the Fens."