Sentence Examples


  • The Mayor takes precedence over all except the Queen.
  • We gave only limited thought to the upcoming session as our pre wedding trip and plans took precedence in our hectic schedule.
  • The three classes take precedence next after the corresponding classes of the order of St Stephen.
  • In 1805 the rank of "Grand Eagle " (now Grand Cross, or Grand Cordon) was instituted, taking precedence of the grand officers.
  • He takes precedence, Primus inter pares, of all the members, and is recognized as the official head of the Church during his term of office.