Sentence Examples


  • Both monarchs were eager for England's alliance, and their suit enabled Wolsey to appear for the moment as the arbiter of Europe.
  • He was the arbiter of townspeople, of feudal lords and of kings.
  • The judex and the arbiter had the same functions, and apparently the only express basis for the distinction between the two words is that there might be several arbitri but never more than one judex in a cause.
  • At Campo Formio he showed himself the first diplomatist of the age, and the arbiter of the destinies of Europe.
  • The same prospect was held out to Charles IV., the queen and Godoy, with the result that the rivals for the throne proceeded to the north of Spain to meet the arbiter of their destinies.