Sentence Examples


  • The tomb was early violated, probably in search of treasure.
  • In fact, you're the only one who violated a trust.
  • When the insurgents under Duke Otto were joined by the Thuringians, Henry was compelled in 1074 to release Magnus and to make a number of concessions as the price of the peace of Gerstungen; which, however, was short-lived, as the peasants employed in pursuance of its terms in demolishing the forts, desecrated the churches and violated the ducal tombs.
  • Another section declared non-mailable all written or printed matter which violated any provision of the Espionage Act.
  • Notwithstanding promises to the powers, he restored absolute government upon returning to Rome (12th April 1850) and violated the conditions of the surrender by wholesale imprisonment of Liberals.