Sentence Examples


  • Collier deprecated the extent of the authority assumed by the patron and the servility of the poorer clergy.
  • But mysticism and political servility between them gave the deathblow to chiliasm in the Greek Church.
  • Their servility awakened the bitterest contempt of their conquerors and forms the best excuse for the unparalleled severity of the French yoke.
  • He shares with Daru the honour of being the hardest worker and most devoted supporter in Napoleon's service; but it has generally been considered that he carried devotion to the length of servility, and thus often compromised the real interests of France.
  • He aspired to the role of a politician, and has left a memorable example of genius degraded to servility for the sake of a riband and a title.

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