Sentence Examples

  • Meanwhile the king had formed an alliance with Henry VII.
  • By the tension between the two, their alliance was brittle at best.
  • Subsequently, however, they entered into an alliance, and ravaged the sea-board of Attica.
  • So far the party has refrained from formal alliance with the other great parties of the state.
  • It is not quite easy to see why he abandoned this successful policy in order to hasten on a war with Sparta, and neither the Corcyrean alliance nor the Megarian decree seems justified by the facts as known to us, though commercial motives may have played a part which we cannot now gauge.