Sentence Examples


  • Under such a system the most frightful excesses were possible and many cases of brutal cruelty were laid bare.
  • The jobbing was frightful, and is probably inseparable from wholesale operations of this kind.
  • In 1084 the Seljuk Turks captured it but held it only fourteen years, yielding place to the crusaders, who besieged it for nine months, enduring frightful sufferings.
  • Frightful executions in the island followed his fall.
  • It was this character of Sicily which led to its one frightful piece of local history.
 

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