Sentence Examples


  • This governing oligarchy was known as " the patricians."
  • Clive's plan of governing through the agency of the native court had proved a failure.
  • Once more, in the doctrine of sin and redemption, the governing idea is God's fatherly purpose for His family.
  • None of the French possessions is self-governing in the manner of the chief British colonies.
  • Thus grew up a number of municipalities - practically self-governing republics - semiindependent feudatories in the feudal state.