Sentence Examples


  • The Moors being vanquished, now came the turn of the Jews.
  • At the Vatican Council of 1870 episcopacy made its last stand against papalism, and was vanquished.
  • He refused to vote for the death of Louis XVI., alleging that the nation had no right to despatch a vanquished prisoner.
  • The revulsion only came when the queen, victorious after the rout of Ludford, Supp,~sapplied to the vanquished Yorkists those penalties of sion of confiscation and attainder which Duke Richard ~had Yorks always refused to employ in his day of power.
  • Danton, no doubt, was abler than most of the others, yet the timidity or temerity with which he allowed himself to be vanquished by Robespierre showed that even he was not a man of commanding quality.
 

How would you define vanquished? Add your definition here.

comments powered by Disqus