Sentence Examples


  • The roll itself appears to be unheard-of before and after the 16th century, but other lists were current at least as early as the 15th century, as the duchess of Cleveland has shown.
  • He was at a loss to justify the unheard-of luxury of the Roman court.
  • When he had already achieved some important successes over Jugurtha (q.v.), in 107 he was elected consul for the first time (an almost unheard-of honour for a "new man"), his popularity with the army and people being sufficient to bear down all opposition.
  • The motion for their introduction was made by the deputy Gabor Daniel, supported by the premier, and after scenes of unheard-of obstruction and violence (Nov.
  • The crushing effect of this unheard-of achievement on the Danish government found expression in the treaties of Taastrup (Feb.