Sentence Examples


  • The marriage was zealously opposed by Archbishop Malger of Rouen and Lanfranc, the prior of Bec; but Lanfranc was persuaded to intercede with the Curia, and Pope Nicholas II.
  • Again, it works zealously to bring the elementary schools under the sway of the Church.
  • In the Peloponnesian War the Boeotians, embittered by the early conflicts round Plataea, fought zealously against Athens.
  • So zealously was the work of improvement pursued that within little more than six years of the transfer the aggregate extent of road wires in the United Kingdom was already 63,000 m.
  • The father having died of cancer at Montpellier in 1785, Napoleon felt added responsibilites, which he zealously discharged.