Sentence Examples


  • They rose in order to fight for their own rights, liberties and land.
  • The republic of Venice was respected in her liberties and Lombard territories.
  • It was a borough by prescription as early as 1201, in which year King John granted the burgesses a charter of liberties according to the custom of the burgesses of Northampton.
  • But this violent and perilous upset of the internal liberties of the republic did not last long.
  • The constitution and liberties of the city, which survived its incorporation in Burgundy, were lost for a time as a result of the unsuccessful rising against Duke Philip the Good (1450).