Sentence Examples


  • The Romans in return restored central Greece to the league, but by withholding its former Thessalian possessions excited its deep resentment.
  • It was hard to say whether Alex was withholding facts so she couldn't contest his decisions or simply because he thought she did not need to know.
  • Bywithholdingevidence, Rachel tried not to incriminate her guilty friend.
  • By withholding the tribute which Irene had agreed to pay to Harun al-Rashid, Nicephorus committed himself to a war with the Saracens.
  • The aim of the work is to show, on Scriptural grounds, that sins of professing Christians are to be punished by civil authority, and not by withholding of sacraments on the part of the clergy.
 

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