Sentence Examples


  • They have the perpetuity of conventions which contain no time limitation; but, like every human convention, they can be denounced, in the form in use for international treaties, and for good reasons, which are summed up in the exigencies of the general good of the country.
  • Modern historians, although less rhetorical, speak in the highest terms of the importance of Magna Carta, the view of most of them being summed up in the words of Dr Stubbs: "The whole of the constitutional history of England is a commentary on this charter."
  • The brave Breton peasant thus summed up the results of his plot: "We meant to give France a king and we have given her an emperor."
  • It was Betsy who summed up our collective thoughts.
  • Finally, Fred summed up their feelings.