Sentence Examples


  • Russia has no oceanic possessions; her islands are all appendages of the mainland to which they belong.
  • She had little else in the way of possessions, aside from the necklace around Talia's neck.
  • By the British possessions on the Gold Coast, N.
  • Though the family lost most of its possessions during the Mahratta invasion in the 14th century, it never became tributary to any Malwa chief.
  • On the 18th of July 1542 it was surrendered to Henry VIII., and its possessions granted to Robert Dacres on condition of maintaining the grammar school and paying the master £10 a year, the same salary as the headmasters of Winchester and Eton, and maintaining the almshouse.