Sentence Examples


  • The British continued to intervene in the inter-tribal disputes.
  • Narses declined to intervene, Padua was powerless to enforce its claims and Venice established a virtual independence of the mainland.
  • Adultery was punished with the death of both parties by drowning, but if the husband was willing to pardon his wife, the king might intervene to pardon the paramour.
  • Napoleon But were he to intervene in Italy, the intervention Ita~ly.
  • The king's " lord high commissioner " attends the sittings; but does not intervene or take part in the court's decisions.