Sentence Examples

  • His fame is tarnished, however, by numerous deeds of tyranny and cruelty.
  • In 1435 the people rose against the tyranny of the Bani Nebhan and restored the imamate of the tribe al-Azd.
  • During the long tyranny of Dionysius the city grew greatly in size, population and grandeur.
  • Ritschl claims to carry on the work of Luther and Schleiermacher, especially in ridding faith of the tyranny of scholastic philosophy.
  • In 1815 Surat Singh's tyranny led to a general rising of his thakurs, and in 1816 the maharaja again applied for British protection.