Sentence Examples


  • "Shabbath" and the alleviation permitted in the tract.
  • These reforms resulted in a temporary increase of prosperity, or at any rate an alleviation of the previous misery of the peasants.
  • He was famous not only for his interest in schemes for the alleviation of poverty in Moscow, but also as the founder of new churches and monasteries.
  • The Prussian headquarters, however, spent the 12th and 13th in idle discussion, whilst the troop commanders exerted themselves to obtain some alleviation for the suffering of their starving men.
  • Some alleviation was indeed obtained by the apportionment of contributions amongst the districts 'liable, leaving to the community to decide as it thought best between its members.