Sentence Examples


  • His foes were looking for him.
  • His interest lay in keeping powerful neighbours, whether friends or foes, outside his kingdom.
  • Meanwhile, no scheme for combination against common foes arose in the peninsula.
  • Pursuing the foes, he inflicted upon them a signal chastisement and took a great booty, part of which he spent in politic gifts to the leading men of the towns in the south country.'
  • The next year Cuchulinn receives arms, makes his first foray, and slays the three sons of Necht, redoubtable hereditary foes of the Ulstermen, in the plain of Meath.