Sentence Examples


  • St Paul also believes in this, but insists that it is subordinate to the peaceable fruits of righteousness.
  • Immense damage was inflicted by these marauders on the subjects of the empire, who seem to have been mostly too peaceable to defend themselves, and whom the emperor could not spare troops enough to protect.
  • They are now peaceable fisher-folk, who show considerable Mode of ingenuity in their calling.
  • In the result nothing disturbed his peaceable possession of the see.
  • Indeed Suleiman himself is reported to have told the grandees around him, in his last days, that if they were for a martial king that would always keep his foot in the stirrup they ought to choose Mirza Abbas, but that if they wished for a peaceable reign and a pacific king they ought to fix their eyes upon Jiosain.