Sentence Examples


  • He did the dishes as well, hoping for an early reprieve from her justified anger.
  • Grief threatened to consume them, and there would be no reprieve from their anguish.
  • The granting of a reprieve was hotly resented by the people of Edinburgh, and on the night of the 7th of September 1736 an armed body of men in disguise broke into the prison, seized Porteous, and hanged him on a signpost in the street.
  • The A reprieve till the end of 1892 followed, funds having Question of been raised through the efforts of Bishop Tucker E vacuation, by the Church Missionary Society and friends.
  • REPRIEVE (reprise, from Fr.

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