Sentence Examples


  • The same method is finding increased favour in Great Britain, to the supersession of the old hot-water footwarmers.
  • These advantages led to the gradual supersession of the single-wire system until at the present day the all-metallic system is employed almost universally.
  • The later stages represent not the spontaneous development of the genuine Roman religion, but its alteration and supersession by new cults and ideas introduced from foreign sources.
  • It was the capital of the island till its supersession by Valletta in 1570.
  • It seems to point to the supersession of a primitive local Cretan divinity by Demeter, and the adoption of agriculture by the inhabitants, bringing wealth in its train in the form of the fruits of the earth, both vegetable and mineral.