Sentence Examples

  • But as Dean hung up the phone he had no illusions about the pledges ever coming to fruition.
  • John had been in the habit of taking the children of powerful subjects as pledges for the good behaviour of their parents.
  • These bodies decided in 1889 and 18 9 0 to exert their influence in returning workmen to parliament, and where this was impossible, to secure pledges from middle-class candidates.
  • But the longing for these pledges of the divine assistance was insatiable.
  • 22 3 ff.) she is inspired with chaste love for him, which he pledges himself to reciprocate.