Sentence Examples


  • The citizens, however, retained their turbulent spirit.
  • He displayed great energy in facing the difficulties of a turbulent situation, but was unsuccessful.
  • " Full steam ahead " was his motto for his party in the turbulent session of 191 r.
  • Just before his resignation he had been elected, with Mirabeau and Sieyes, a member of the department of Paris; and in that capacity did useful work for some eighteen months in seeking to support the cause of order in the turbulent capital.
  • Avicenna was even raised to the office of vizier; but the turbulent soldiery, composed of Kurds and Turks, mutinied against their nominal sovereign, and demanded that the new vizier should be put to death.