Sentence Examples


  • Bills may originate in either house, and either house may amend the bills of the other house.
  • A constitutional convention to revise or amend the constitution may be called in the same manner.
  • Every attempt to amend or revise the present constitution has, however, been unsuccessful.
  • The pope received the appeal, absolved him and restored him to the rank of priest, and sent a bishop and two priests as legates to Africa with instructions to them to hear the cause of Apiarius anew and for execution of their sentence to crave the prefect's aid; moreover, they were to summon the bishop of Sicca to Rome and to excommunicate him, unless he should amend those things which the legates deemed wrong.
  • (1341) which enables the city to amend customs and usages which have become hard.