Sentence Examples


  • Succeeded to the throne when a boy of six.
  • One day King Solomon was sitting on his throne, and his great men were standing around him.
  • At three o'clock the Throne Room was crowded with citizens, men, women and children being eager to witness the great trial.
  • Came to the throne in 1774 Chartres still found himself looked on coldly at court; Marie Antoinette hated him, and envied him for his wealth, wit and freedom from etiquette, and he was not slow to return her hatred with scorn.
  • The idea, however, did not spread until, in 1261, Jacob Pantaleon, archdeacon of Liege, ascended the papal throne as Urban IV.