Sentence Examples


  • After his death, the Constable de Bourbon took command of them; they marched slowly down, aided by the marquis of Ferrara, and unopposed by the duke of Urbino, reached Rome, and took it by assault.
  • Newcastle was next occupied by the Boers unopposed, and on the 10th of October occurred the battle of Talana Hill outside Dundee.
  • During his absence the general election of 1859 occurred, when he was returned unopposed for Rochdale.
  • He was the first tenant farmer to represent a Scottish constituency, and was returned to parliament, unopposed, as Liberal member for the western division of Aberdeen in 1868.
  • Gladstone was returned unopposed, this time in conjunction with the Liberal lawyer whom he had beaten at the last election.