Sentence Examples

  • Six out of sixteen governors or deputy-governors were driven from office between 1674 and 1712, and there were two uprisings which have been deemed worthy of the term rebellion.
  • But even more pressing than the call of the nation was the need of defending her own homes against the uprisings of the Indians within her borders.
  • Even if there had been motives for uprisings of artisans such as took place in Germany and the Netherlands, the English kings would probably have intervened.
  • True, there were popular uprisings in England, but they were usually conflicts between the poor and the rich; the crafts as such seldom took part in these tumults.
  • He also vigorously suppressed Indian uprisings in 1655, 1658 and 1663.