Sentence Examples


  • He was second wrangler in 181 2 (Sir J.
  • In mathematics he was twenty-fourth wrangler, Isaac Todhunter being senior.
  • He was second wrangler in 1816, became fellow and tutor of his college, and, in 1841, succeeded Dr Wordsworth as master.
  • The senior wrangler in his year was Stephen Parkinson, a man of a very different type of mind, yet one who was a prominent figure in Cambridge for many years.
  • In 1822 he was elected scholar of Trinity, and in the following year he graduated as senior wrangler and obtained first Smith's prize.