Sentence Examples


  • The origin of the outbreak is uncertain.
  • The cause was the outbreak of the Thirty Years' War (1618).
  • There was another outbreak in 1831 and frequent disorders down to 1848, when they culminated in another unsuccessful revolution.
  • In consequence of this outbreak of patriotic enthusiasm, the school was soon after closed by Louis XVIII., and the young student was compelled to seek some other career instead of that of the soldier.
  • In December 1901 warlike preparations were being carried on in both states, and the outbreak of active hostilities appeared to be imminent.