Sentence Examples


  • The delay ended up being four hours.
  • The latter were about to bury him without delay or ceremony, but the gastald or chief magistrate of the city interfered and appointed a public funeral; rumours of his wondrous travels and of posthumous miracles were diffused, and excitement spread like wildfire over Friuli and Carniola; the ceremony had to be deferred more than once, and at last took place in presence of the patriarch of Aquileia and all the local dignitaries.
  • During the march Albertones native division mistook the road, and found itself obliged to delay in the Arimondi column by retracing its steps.
  • After some delay, he took the offensive in 58, and, reinforced by troops from Germany, attacked Tiridates.
  • They marched towards London, while John made another attempt to delay the crisis, or to divide his foes, by granting a charter to the citizens of London (May 9, 1215), and then by offering to submit the quarrel to a court of arbitrators under the presidency of the pope.
 

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