Sentence Examples


  • On his return the Athenians sued for peace, though without success, and a speech by Pericles had little effect on their spirits.
  • Laidlaw afterward repeatedly sued Sage for damages, claiming that Sage had used him as a shield at the moment of the explosion, but his suits were unsuccessful.
  • Hereupon the Poles sued for peace, and a treaty was signed at Buczacs (Oct.
  • That's a must nowadays, when everyone is scared of getting sued, Ryland told them.
  • The theory of droit administratif lays down the principle that an agent of the government cannot be prosecuted or sued for acts relating to his administrative functions before the ordinary tribunals.