Sentence Examples


  • To accept Christianity, at least formally, was therefore a prudential safeguard on the part of the Slavonians.
  • You take great precautions to safeguard Toby, and yet, you rejected your own brother?
  • In the church he inherited the ideas of Laud, and saw in the maintenance of the Act of Uniformity the safeguard of religion.
  • James was driven by the outcry raised to abandon these monopolies, and an att of Parliament in 1624 placed the future grant of proteotions to new inventions under the safeguard of the judges.
  • OSTRACISM, a political device instituted, probably by Cleisthenes in 508 B.C., as a constitutional safeguard for the Athenian democracy.