Sentence Examples


  • Had been wont to govern.
  • Had them constructed for his own pleasure at Whitehall Palace, and was wont to back himself when he played.
  • He is not known to have protested against any of the changes effected by his masters; he professed to be no theologian, and was wont, when asked theological questions, to refer his interrogators to the divines.
  • He sought the sanctuary at Nob, where he had been wont to consult the priestly oracle (xxii.
  • But of Laodice, Comma, Stilico and some other pieces, Pierre Corneille himself said that "he wished he had written them," and he was not wont to speak lightly.
 

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