Sentence Examples


  • Cowed by the bold seizure of their leaders, the states of Holland submitted.
  • An unwarranted seizure for debt was fined, as was the distraint of a working ox.
  • A new descent into Italy, a new seizure of Rome, proved of no avail.
  • His plan of operations was directed primarily to the seizure of the Decatur railway, by which the Confederate commander, General J.
  • In 1755 he went with Boscawen to North America as captain of the "Dunkirk" (60),(60), and his seizure of the French "Alcide" (64) was the first shot fired in the war.