Sentence Examples


  • On his return the Athenians sued for peace, though without success, and a speech by Pericles had little effect on their spirits.
  • Laidlaw afterward repeatedly sued Sage for damages, claiming that Sage had used him as a shield at the moment of the explosion, but his suits were unsuccessful.
  • Hereupon the Poles sued for peace, and a treaty was signed at Buczacs (Oct.
  • In 76 B.C. he was sued by C. Fannius Chaerea for 50,000 sesterces (about 400), and was defended by Cicero in a famous speech.
  • That's a must nowadays, when everyone is scared of getting sued, Ryland told them.