Sentence Examples


  • The world could not bribe him.
  • I thought we could try to bribe Skippy with them.
  • Money was to be obtained in order to bribe the German electors.
  • The new prince, who was compelled to purchase his elevation with a heavy bribe, proceeded to the country which he was selected to govern, and of the language of which he was in nearly every case totally ignorant, accompanied by a horde of needy hangers-on; he and his acolytes counted on recouping themselves in as short a time as possible for their initial outlay and in laying by a sufficiency to live on after the termination of the prince's brief authority.
  • 26) to bribe the king of Damascus to renounce his league with Baasha and attack Israel.