Sentence Examples


  • Thereupon, in full council and in the king's presence, Roland read his letter aloud.
  • Virginius thereupon stabbed her to the heart in the presence of Appius and the people.
  • Thereupon the power of church and state enforced by positive enactments the passive resistance of old institutions to the novel theories.
  • The common people, whom he had always favoured at the expense of the boyars, thereupon implored him to come back on his own terms. He consented to do so, but entrenched himself within a peculiar institution, the oprichina or "separate estate."
  • Fell before Henry earl of Richmond, who thereupon assumed the crown as Henry VII.

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