Sentence Examples


  • Politically supreme, the count became master of the insular Church.
  • The name Tristan is now generally admitted to be the equivalent of the Pictish Drostan, and on the whole, the story is now very generally allowed to be of insular, probably of British, origin.
  • Japan has four insular chains which link her to the neighboring continent.
  • The Protestant martyrs and Calais between them removed all the alternatives to an insular national English policy in church and in state; and no sovereign was better qualified to lead such a cause than the queen who ascended the throne amid universal, and the Spaniards thought indecent, rejoicings at Mary's death on the 17th of November 1558.
  • His love for the English Church never blinded him to its faults, and no man was less insular than he.