Sentence Examples

  • Had replied to Bismarck's proffered resignation.
  • Louis Pasteur came along around this same time and proffered the germ theory of disease and a vaccine for rabies.
  • The count of Flanders, brother to the king of the Belgians, was proclaimed hospodar of the united provinces, but declined the proffered honour.
  • Returning to Paris in 1838, he refused a proffered chair at the College de France, but in 1848, the oath having been suspended, he resumed his post at the Ecole Polytechnique, and when the oath was reinstituted after the coup d'etat of 1851, Cauchy and Arago were exempted from it.
  • The real originator of the movement was Theobald Wolfe Tone v whose proffered services of 1798.