Sentence Examples


  • Napoleon thought him a " shifty Byzantine," and called him the Talma of the North, as ready to play any conspicuous part.
  • Louis of Francis was succeeded by the active, warlike and shifty ~~1i 1.
  • Bruce, previously so shifty, had never wavered or turned back since he smote the Red Comyn at Dumfries.
  • The English intrigue was undoubtedly a serious matter, because the shifty Charles II.
  • He plunged into a war with this clever and shifty prince, which lastedwith certain short breaks of truces aqd treatiestill his death.