Sentence Examples

  • None of these tyrannies was long-lived.
  • Petty tyrannies gave place to the great Fax Romana.
  • After the death Tyrannies, of Frederick II.
  • In the hands of able captains, like Francesco Sforza or Piccinino, these mercenary troops became moving despotisms, draining the country of its wealth, and always eager to fasten and found tyrannies upon the provinces they had been summoned to defend.
  • Further, his rule exemplifies what is characteristic of all the Greek tyrannies - the advantage which the ancient monarchy had over the republican form of government.