Sentence Examples


  • None of these honours were sinecures.
  • Here also are deposited the Scottish regalia (" The Honours of Scotland "), with the sword of state presented to James IV.
  • Honours were lavished upon him.
  • Its democracy obliterated the distinctions between rich and poor; slave and senator became subject to the same rule, eligible for the same honours, partook of the same communion, and were interred in the same type of sepulchre, to await the same resurrection.
  • Well-merited honours began to reach him; and in 1860 he visited Paris, and met with a warm reception there.