Sentence Examples

  • As the queen's reign drew to its close, rumours were rife on the great subject of the succession to the throne.
  • There were resignations and rumours of resignations.
  • It is known that soon after the death of Nero rumours were current that he was not dead.
  • The news of Bonaparte's signal victory over the Turkish army at Aboukir aroused general rejoicings undimmed by any save the vaguest rumours of his reverse at Acre.
  • Rumours of silver ore having been found induced the Russian government to send out expeditions during the second half of the 18th century.

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