Sentence Examples

  • On the sudden death of the latter, the populace chose Benedict V.
  • He demanded the formation of a national guard from the departments to defend the Convention against the populace of Paris.
  • Most of the inhabitants continued heathens until, according to the legend, Salsa, a Christian maiden, threw the head of their serpent idol into the sea, whereupon the enraged populace stoned her to death.
  • Towards the close of 1888 the emperor returned and was received by the populace with every demonstration of affection and esteem.
  • Rosas gradually concentrated all power in his own hands, and was hailed by the populace as a saviour of the state.