Sentence Examples

  • The name was particularly used of the supporters of the Exclusion Bill in 1680, with the meaning of "sham Protestant."
  • However, the protection granted to them was a mere sham, and the Catalans were soon the victims of the revenge of Philip of Spain.
  • This was attributable to the lingering yet potent influence of an unhappy past was held by some; while others attributed the weakness to the viceregal office and the effects of a sham court.
  • None, however, is exported in its raw state, as all which is produced is manufactured in the province, and principally at Fat-sham, which has been called the Birmingham of China.

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