Sentence Examples

  • They showed signs of an intention to make open resistance; but to their surprise the king contented himself with making complete lists of all franchises then existing, and did no more; this being his method of preventing the growth of any further trespasses on his prerogative.
  • Encroachments on the hinterland of Aden brought about a dangerous state of tension between Great Britain and Turkey, which had its parallel in 1906 in similar trespasses by the Ottoman authorities on the Egyptian land frontier near Akaba.
  • Now the survivors return home and hold a love-feast, in which all quarrels are healed, all trespasses forgiven.
  • Three explanations are possible: (I) The saints before they were quickened or made alive together with Christ, were dead through their trespasses and sins.