Sentence Examples

  • The country was flooded with government spies and informers, whose efforts were seconded by such voluntary societies as the Association for preserving Liberty and Property against Republicans and Levellers, founded by John Reeves, the historian of English law.
  • Their exertions were seconded in 1253 by the labours of another Franciscan whom Louis IX.
  • Lincoln's name was presented by Illinois and seconded by Indiana.
  • Thus it was natural that as Henry grew to manhood he seconded heartily the peace policy.
  • Prussia thus made a bid for the sympathy of the democracy at the same time as she declared war against the dynasties; and her power was revealed by the fact that her veto was sufficient to wreck a proposal seconded by the all but unanimous vote of the German sovereigns.

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