Sentence Examples


  • The treachery of a foreign guide also added to his difficulties.
  • But soon afterwards the king, suspecting treachery, resolved to get rid of his enemies once and for all.
  • With the help of these troops the Phocian League at first carried the war into Boeotia and Thessaly, and though driven out of the latter country by Philip of Macedon, maintained itself for ten years, until the exhaustion of the temple treasures and the treachery of its leaders placed it at Philip's mercy.
  • The Jews seem to have suffered during the war from the treachery of half-hearted friends.
  • The Tsarevich hinted at treachery and demanded a general engagement.