Sentence Examples

  • Military and naval defence forces to be under one command.
  • When the stress came, and he retreated to the British legation, he took an active part in the defence, and spared neither risk nor toil in his exertions.
  • By this instrument the deputies of Hainault, Artois and Douay formed themselves into a league for the defence of the Catholic religion, and, subject to his observance of the political stipulations of the Union of Brussels, professed loyal allegiance to the king.
  • 4 In defence of the traditional view, see S.
  • To that of Henry II., and urged Magna Carta in defence of the liberties of the church.