Sentence Examples


  • Valenzuela succeeded in getting the embassy exchanged for the governorship of Granada.
  • The embassy from Rome, however, is almost certainly a later, and an inevitable, invention.
  • From the last decade of the 13th century there dates a valuable description of Tchin-la 1 written by a member of a Chinese embassy thereto.
  • Cunning and ambitious, he soon made his mark, and his cousin having died during his embassy, Marillac was appointed his successor.
  • An embassy, with the earl of Wiltshire at its head, was despatched to Rome in 1530, that " the matter of the divorce should be disputed and ventilated," and Cranmer was an important member of it.