Sentence Examples

  • He was appointed in 1911 to succeed Earl Grey as governor-general of Canada, retiring from this office in 1916.
  • On retiring from office Seward returned to the practice of law.
  • Retiring Sheriff Jake Weller was coaxing him over for a roadside chat.
  • But so far from retiring within his fort-line Stessel advance took up a strong position outside.
  • I took time before retiring for the day to telephone Martha with the good news Julie's break in was a false alarm.