Sentence Examples


  • Under the provisions of the law in effect at that time, an adulterous wife could not be awarded alimony.
  • It is surprising that the adulterous pair succeeded in maintaining themselves in power for so long, since the ignominy of the situation was evident.
  • Husbands of adulterous wives are advised not to remarry during the lifetime of the guilty party.
  • The pope condemned this marriage as adulterous; and Abbo of Fleury, who visited Rome shortly after Gregory V.'s accession, is said to have procured the restoration of Arnulf at the new pontiff's demand.
  • That most favourable to him is that he was expected to lend himself in a more or less complaisant manner to assist and cover Madame d'Epinay's adulterous affection for Grimm.