Sentence Examples


  • His ordinary life was that of an officer of the Guards, modified by the ceremonial duties incumbent on him as heir to the throne.
  • A rector is incumbent of a benefice never held under a monastery, and he receives all the tithes; a vicar (i.e.
  • But royaute oblige! * and he felt it incumbent on him, as a king and an ally, to confer on state affairs with Alexander's envoy.
  • This the incumbent had refused (Keat v.
  • The new incumbent was willing that the Tennysons should continue to live in the rectory, which they did not leave until six years later.