Sentence Examples


  • The influence of Newcastle and Sandwich, however, was too strong for him; he was thwarted and over-reached; and in 1748 he resigned the seals, and returned to cards and his books with the admirable composure which was one of his most striking characteristics.
  • Sea-elephants and fur-seals were formerly plentiful.
  • The seals now hang in the city hall.
  • The Greek language occurs in their official seals down to the 13th century.
  • Fur-seals are still found in Kerguelen, though their numbers have been reduced by reckless slaughter.