Sentence Examples

  • The president of Nicaragua adhered to this treaty, but the National Congress refused to ratify it.
  • In 1788, Samuel Adams was a member of the Massachusetts convention to ratify the Constitution of the United States.
  • It was awarded to Mithradates, but the senate refused to ratify the bargain on the ground of bribery.
  • As the Federalists were all opposed to the Ausgleich, it was clear that a Reichsrath chosen in these circumstances would refuse to ratify it, and this was probably Belcredi's intention.
  • If, on attaining his majority, the king refused to ratify these promises, his subjects were ipso facto absolved from their obedience.

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