Sentence Examples


  • With the revolution which speedily followed this impolitic trial, new troubles encountered Ken; for, having sworn allegiance to James, he thought himself thereby precluded from taking the oath to William of Orange.
  • The attack was impolitic: Damascus was the one ally which could help the Franks to stem the advance of Nureddin.
  • Of the Spaniards, Paul IV., in the most violent and impolitic fashion, declared against the Habsburgs.
  • The senate thereupon exiled Arnold, and the pope, with the impolitic co-operation of Frederick I.
  • And this impolitic policy his own.