Sentence Examples

  • ALEXIUS PETROVICH (1690-1718), Russian tsarevich, the sole surviving son of Peter I.
  • At this period the preceptors of the tsarevich had the highest opinion of his ability; but, unfortunately, it was not the sort of ability that his father could make use of.
  • In no other way could the tsarevich have offended his father so deeply.
  • On the 26th of August 1716 he wrote to Alexius from abroad urging him, if he desired to remain tsarevich, to join him and the army without delay.
  • The flight of the tsarevich to a foreign potentate was a reproach and a scandal.