Sentence Examples


  • The marriage was celebrated by proxy on the 30th of September 1673.
  • The wedding was celebrated first at Vienna by proxy, and at Notre Dame by the emperor in person on the 2nd of April.
  • In order to protect her independence, Anne concluded an alliance with Maximilian of Austria, and soon married him by proxy (December 1489).
  • At the age of twenty-one (1714) she was married by proxy at Parma to Philip V.
  • Divorce is easy and can be initiated by the woman; but remarriage of the pair can only be effected by the good offices of a proxy (as in Moslem societies, after a third divorce).