Sentence Examples


  • Thereupon the power of church and state enforced by positive enactments the passive resistance of old institutions to the novel theories.
  • Thereupon the French general, Miollis, who still occupied Rome, caused the pope to be arrested and carried him away northwards into Tuscany, thence to Savona; finally he was taken, at Napoleons orders, to Fontainebleau.
  • The proposed congress fell through, and Napoleon thereupon raised the question of the cession of Nice and Savoy as the price of his consent to the union of the central provinces with the Italian kingdom.
  • The parlements thereupon condemned several private persons for obtaining bulls from Rome.
  • Virginius thereupon stabbed her to the heart in the presence of Appius and the people.