Sentence Examples


  • That made all their children her aunts and uncles, and their grandchildren her cousins.
  • Fell to his two uncles, John of Bedford and Humphrey of Gloucester, the two surviving brothers of the late king.
  • An attempt made by his uncles to dislodge him proved unsuccessful, and no sooner was the young sovereign firmly settled than he began to meditate an extension of his own dominions.
  • He surrendered himself to the British in November; in April 1889 he and two of his uncles (under whose influence he chiefly acted) were found guilty of high treason and were exiled to St Helena.
  • John at first sought to conceal his share in the murder, but ultimately decided to confess to his uncles, and abruptly left Paris.