Sentence Examples


  • In the imperial counsels the resisting forces still seemed to have the upper hand.
  • Margaret and her new husband, who was created Lord Methven, now became for a time the ruling influence in the counsels of James V.
  • Clear that the president would listen to no prudent counsels, from Roca or from any one else.
  • Cromwell's moderate counsels created distrust in his good faith amongst the soldiers, who accused him of "prostituting the liberties and persons of all the people at the foot of the king's interest."
  • The ambassadors at Constantinople urged peaceful counsels on the Porte, and the Sultan, alarmed at this juncture by an Armenian outbreak, began to display a conciliatory disposition.