Sentence Examples

  • Brennan tossed aside our concern, citing the lives we'd saved.
  • He declined to intervene in the affairs of Italy by confining the great liberator to Sicily; he protested against the presence of the French fleet at Gaeta; and when other foreign nations denounced the conduct of Piedmont, he defended it by quoting Vattel and citing the example of William III.
  • They refused to do so, citing their promise to tipsters of absolute confidentiality.
  • This remarkable document opens by citing a long series of precedents for the suppression of religious orders by the Holy See, amongst which occurs the ill-omened instance of the Templars.
  • Aphraates also in citing the verse substitutes " and they shall believe in Me " - a paraphrase of " in My Name."