Sentence Examples

  • George Sand soon tired of her new love, and even before she had given him his conge was dying to be on again with the old.
  • Then she sticks her pin into it when it struggles - that is the conge and it always comes from her.
  • The bishops were thereafter to be elected by the deans and chapters upon receiving the king's conge d'eslire (q.v.).
  • His conge d'elire as bishop of Salisbury had been made out on the 27th of July, but he was not consecrated until the 21st of January 1560.
  • A licence under the Great Seal to proceed to the election of a bishop, known as the conge d'eslire, together with a letter missive containing the name of the king's nominee, is thereupon sent to the dean and chapter, who are bound under the penalties of Praemunire to proceed within twelve days to the election of the person named in it.

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