Sentence Examples


  • This was changed in consequence of the emancipation of the serfs.
  • Many thought the postponement of emancipation unwise.
  • The church also encouraged the emancipation of individual slaves and the redemption of captives.
  • The immediate emancipation of the slaves in the French colonies was decreed by the provisional government of 1848.
  • Un homme d'etat russe (1884) gave the history of the emancipation of the serfs by Alexander II.