Sentence Examples


  • The council meets once a week for the transaction of the business of government.
  • Here he remained for three years - "most assiduous in his attention to business," said one of the partners, "and showing great ability in the transaction of it."
  • Later it was found that an assembly so constituted combined the incompatible functions of a council for the transaction of business and a congress for shaping or expressing common opinion: and its constitution was modified so as to secure the latter object only.
  • Such a transaction might be of two kinds.
  • This transaction has given rise to much discussion as to its trustworthiness and the extent of its operation.