Sentence Examples

  • These concessions allayed the prevailing unrest for a time, but the Royalist and Nationalist parties continued secretly to intrigue against one another, and in February 1908, while the shah was driving in Teheran, two bombs were exploded under his motor-car.
  • On the 23rd of February 1820, at a time of great distress and during the unrest caused by the death of George III., the cabinet ministers had arranged to dine at the earl of Harrowby's house in Grosvenor Square.
  • His visit coincided with a period of unrest both among the white civil servants and among the natives, due to the high cost of living.
  • Owing to the continued civic unrest it was again excluded in 1427, and only readmitted in 1433 when the old aristocratic constitution was definitively restored.
  • Just before this time much unrest in the north-west of Germany had been caused by the settlement there of a number of refugees from the Netherlands.