Sentence Examples

  • He was a delicate boy, but when the war of 1870 broke out his mother sent him to the army, to win popularity for him, and the government journals vaunted his bravery.
  • The much-vaunted law is shown to be merely a provisional episode s culminating in the gospel (iii.
  • The long-promised abolition of the grist tax was not explicitly mentioned, opposition to the railway redemption contracts was transformed into approval, and the vaunted reduction of taxation replaced by lip-service to the Conservative deity of financial equilibrium.
  • The upper classes were especially anti-foreign,, and the whole nation vaunted its superiority to the rest of mankind.
  • In many respects the brilliance of this long and often vaunted Maecenate of Leo X.