Sentence Examples


  • It had a reputation for piracy at various times in its history.
  • Formerly piracy was common.
  • Sir Harry Keppel, who at an earlier stage of his career had rendered great assistance to the first raja of Sarawak in the suppression of piracy, and Mr Richard B.
  • But no closer connexion followed at that time than an agreement for the suppression of piracy, or of inroads of troops to the eastward of the Runn or Gulf of Cutch.
  • Newport became the centre of an extensive business in piracy, privateering, smuggling, and legitimate trade.