Sentence Examples


  • During the sack of Brescia in 1512, he was horribly mutilated by some French soldiers.
  • This work is mutilated and without beginning or end.
  • That many peasants mutilated themselves to avoid the much-dreaded service.
  • Hyrcanus, who was Antigonus' only rival, was mutilated and carried to Parthia.
  • It was opposed by the Liberals on the ground that it conceded too much, by the Clericals that it granted too little, but, though carried only in a mutilated form, it enabled the priests who had been ejected to appoint substitutes, and religious worship was restored in nearly a thousand parishes.