Sentence Examples


  • The "singing lessons" were to strengthen her voice.
  • A small but distinctly visible enemy column was moving down the hill, probably to strengthen the front line.
  • Very many accepted these terms, rallied to the First Consul with more or less sincerity; and their return to France to strengthen the conservative elements in French society.
  • In order to strengthen this compact, he arranged a marriage between the daughter of the king of Bavaria and Eugene Beauharnais; and he united the daughter of the Elector of Wurttemberg in marriage to Jerome Bonaparte, who had now divorced his wife, formerly Miss Paterson of Baltimore, at his brother's behests.
  • It refused to throw its weight into the scale, and to strengthen the hands of the king against an over-mighty nobility.