Sentence Examples

  • It was a time of great tumult, and the gateway between the two realms was sealed away for eternity, he explained.
  • Their passions were quickly aroused and a tumult broke out on the 8th of October.
  • Nadir Shah, after vainly attempting to stay the tumult, at last gave orders for a general massacre of the inhabitants.
  • 59 a tumult took place in the amphitheatre between the citizens and visitors from the neighbouring colony of Nuceria.
  • Cairo was itself in a state of tumult, suffering severely from a scarcity of grain, and the heavy exactions of the pasha to meet the demands of his turbulent troops, at that time augmented by a Turkish detachment.