Sentence Examples


  • They have barely sufficed to offset the level of sinking.
  • But his private fortune more than sufficed for all his wants till his death on the 8th of October 1652.
  • The French subsidies, which might have sufficed for a six weeks' demonstration (it was generally assumed that the king of Prussia would give little trouble to a European coalition), proved quite inadequate; and, after five unsuccessful campaigns, the unhappy Hats were glad to make peace and ignomini- YearsThe Sevenar.
  • This is what the commission ought to have had, but it would have sufficed had they referred to the report of the sittings of 6th and 8th April, in which it is clearly explained that the instruments presented by M.
  • A few days sufficed to show how vain was this expectation.