Sentence Examples


  • Two years later the same prize was conferred on him without competition.
  • The powers conferred on Alva were those of military dictator.
  • Confirmed the Sicilian agreement on conditions even more favourable to Charles, who sailed in 1265, and conferred on the expedition all the privileges of a crusade.
  • Meanwhile the Italian mint coined thalers bearing the portrait of King Humbert, with an inscription referring to the Italian protectorate, and on the 1st of January 1890 a royal decree conferred upon the colony the name of Eritrea.
  • It was regarded as having conferred upon the nation nothing less than the English constitution in its perfect and completed form.