Sentence Examples


  • Notwithstanding the offices he had filled he died poor, and provision had to be made for his daughter out of the funds of the state.
  • Until other provision was made, the governor-general was to have a salary of £10,000, paid by the Commonwealth.
  • Under this provision an amendment cannot be adopted until nearly four years after it is first proposed.
  • In 1868 Denver became the capital, but feeling in the southern counties was then so strong against Denver that provision was made for a popular vote on the situation of the capital five years after Colorado should become a state.
  • The new licences were to terminate in 1911 without any provision for purchase or compensation in that year, but with the option to the government to purchase the plant of the licensees in 1890, 1897, or 1904 at a price to be determined by arbitration.