Sentence Examples


  • He was liberal and enlightened in his general rule.
  • With Maria Theresa (1740-1780) began the age of enlightened despotism.
  • These writings, mainly collections of articles and lectures intended for the general public, display enlightened views and wide information.
  • Popular sketches of the history, enlightened by special knowledge and a wide outlook, are given by J.
  • The early foundation of the Leipzig fairs, and the enlightened policy of the rulers of the country, have also done much to develop its commercial and industrial resources.