Sentence Examples


  • Sulla made him a present of land at Beneventum, and secured him against punishment for embezzlement.
  • But Sulla in Greece and Fimbria in Asia defeated his armies in several battles; the Greek cities were disgusted by his severity, and in 84 he concluded peace, abandoning all his conquests, surrendering his fleet and paying a fine of 2000 talents.
  • For eighteen years he showed himself no unworthy adversary of Sulla, Lucullus and Pompey.
  • Bocchus again made overtures to the Romans, and after an interview with Sulla, who was Marius's quaestor at that time, sent ambassadors to Rome.
  • After further negotiations with Sulla, he finally agreed to send a message to Jugurtha requesting his presence.