Sentence Examples

  • McBain's De Witt Clinton and the Origin of the Spoils System in New York (New York, 1907).
  • The auction continued in full swing, the outdoor area crowded with bargain seekers, their acquired spoils piled high about them.
  • The earliest of the great works of Pheidias were dedications in memory of Marathon, from the spoils of the victory.
  • Message from the empress in 565, he is said to have invited this fiercest and rudest of the Teutonic clans to seize the spoils of Italy.
  • "It's the steam that spoils them," he added, stretching out his feet toward the fire.