Sentence Examples


  • - This war differed very materially in its inception and conduct from the first and second.
  • The third process owes its inception to G.
  • The Resumption Act of 1875, which provided for the return of specie payments four years later, was largely his work both in inception and in formulation, and his appointment to the head of the Treasury Department by President Hayes in 1877 enabled him to carry the policy embodied in the law to successful execution.
  • His flight practically settled the question; and an inquiry, which many people had thought at its inception would brand Parnell as a criminal, raised him to an influence which he had never enjoyed before.
  • Its inception, and much more than half its contents were Hamilton's (the rest Madison's and Jay's).