Sentence Examples


  • In the result nothing disturbed his peaceable possession of the see.
  • She barely had time to lift the veil before he took possession of her lips as well.
  • Of the largest pair in the possession of the British Museum, which belonged to an elephant killed in 1866 by Colonel G.
  • His opportunity seemed to have come when, in the middle of the 16th century, the Order of the Sword broke up, and the possession of Livonia was fiercely contested between Sweden, Poland and Denmark.
  • Besides, Edith had the pen in her possession so he lacked any opportunity to change it back to the color she used years earlier when she wrote the suicide note.