Sentence Examples


  • Some Tories were imprisoned here after 1780; many of them escaped in May 1781.
  • Yet the opposition of the Tories had not been wholly inspired by the desire to maintain the political predominance of a class.
  • Was returned with two Tories above him.
  • When it was over the Liberal party was just short of the numerical strength which was requisite to defeat the combination of Tories and Parnellites.
  • He seems, in fact, to have agreed with the foreign policy of the Tories and with the home policy of the Whigs, and naturally incurred the reproach of time-serving and the hearty abuse of both parties.