Sentence Examples


  • In 17 4 o he entered the army, and rumour had it that he was one of the favourites of the empress Elizabeth.
  • During his second Egyptian campaign a rumour came that Antiochus was dead, and Jason made a raid upon Jerusalem.
  • The prophecy saved his life, though many desired his death, and the rumour of it produced general mourning in Jerusalem.
  • This police report at least serves to show the kind of rumour then current.
  • Immediately on the announcement of the dauphin's death there arose a rumour that he had escaped.

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