Sentence Examples


  • Cowed by the bold seizure of their leaders, the states of Holland submitted.
  • An unwarranted seizure for debt was fined, as was the distraint of a working ox.
  • A new descent into Italy, a new seizure of Rome, proved of no avail.
  • Our sovereign alone has protested against the seizure of the Duke of Oldenburg's territory, and even...
  • A considerable amount of personal property, including furniture, a small library, provisions, tools, agricultural implements, livestock and the proceeds of a life insurance policy, is also exempt from seizure for the satisfaction of debts.