Sentence Examples


  • He again took his seat in the Lords as a leader of the moderate Tory party.
  • The dormitory, as a rule, was placed on the east side of the cloister, running over the calefactory and chapter-house, and joined the south transept, where a flight of steps admitted the brethren into the church for nocturnal services.
  • It is said that the terms Whig and Tory were first applied to English political parties in consequence of this dispute.
  • Similarly the Tory opponents of the Bill were nicknamed "Anti-Birminghams" or "Brummagems."
  • He was himself a Tory, not from rational conviction - for his serious opinion was that one form of government was just as good or as bad as another - but from mere passion, such as inflamed the Capulets against the Montagues, or the Blues of the Roman circus against the Greens.